iMatter As An Entrepreneur

iMatter As An Entrepreneur

Year 7

I will learn to be part of a business team. I will learn and master the skills of being a problem solver. I will stay positive as my group progress through the Tycoon competition. I will learn presentation skills and learn to be resilient. I will be able to lead my team. I will actively participate in the completion of my company Business Plan, coming up with creative ideas, pricing strategy, actively participating in my company’s trading day activity and evaluate my company’s overall performance.

Year 8

I will learn to be part of a business team. I will learn and master the skills of being a problem solver. I will stay positive as my group progress through the Tycoon competition. I will learn presentation skills and learn to be resilient. I will be able to lead my team. I will actively participate in the completion of my company Business Plan, coming up with creative ideas, pricing strategy, actively participating in my company’s trading day activity and evaluate my company’s overall performance.

Year 9

I will explore enterprises and entrepreneurs. I will discover the skills and aptitudes of entrepreneurs and what it takes to succeed. I will learn about the different sizes of enterprises and the types and how they fit into the local, national and global economy. I will discover the traits that every entrepreneur needs to have in order to be successful and learn about some of the world’s most famous success stories such as Amazon and Virgin, and how they were founded.

Year 10

I will learn about launching an enterprise. I will investigate how to plan and pitch my enterprise and exactly what that means. I will observe pitches in action through mediums such as “Dragons Den” and learn the pitfalls and steps to making a pitch. I will be put into a simulated environment where I would decide if I would invest in an enterprise and use that as means to creating my pitch.

Year 11

I will learn about the promotion and financing of an enterprise. I will explore how different companies promote themselves and the mediums in which they do it. I will learn about the financing of this promotion and how to finance the enterprise in general. I will observe and experience simulated environments and use my experience and learning to understand the more complex issues in finance and marketing. I will understand that a successful enterprise is made up of more than just a good idea.

INTENT

iMatter as an Entrepreneur because business is a key component of the global economy. I will benefit from learning about how enterprises are formed. Enterprise promotes not only economic growth but brings together people of different social and cultural backgrounds and promotes team building opportunities. I will discover that my personal qualities are as important as my academic skills in being a successful individual in the business world.

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