Lets Start – How to start your own business
A Workshop for Students
OASIS Southeast Blog – OASIS Southeast
|On November 16th OASIS SE again conducted this now popular workshop in Atlanta. We had a about 145 students from 3 High schools – Langston, Campbell and Banneker.|
|Jim Beach (a serial entrepreneur, published author, investor, radio show host, Business school professor, international trainer and speaker and a lot of other things) was our keynote speaker and he regaled the audiences with his story and encouraged the idea of starting a business.|
We had a total of three presenters (Sree, John Nuttall and Mo Kheirbaksh) in 3 different rooms.
After lunch (Pizza Hut pizza + sodas +Rice Krispies ) – 18 teams competed and the top 7 teams were given certificates and a small gift.
Everyone got to Take the pledge – It Can Wait (pledged not to drive distracted)
We had 5 volunteer judges (and a Score master with real time top scores).
|Thanks to our volunteers — Angela Albert-Easley, Kimberly Cuff, Laura Hughes, Sherry Jackson, Vibha Singh, Dan Beatty, Mo Kheirbakhsh, John Nuttall, and members of the current and past SE board Ashwani Verma, Sundar K, Vasudeva Bhatt & Kelvina Burrell .Special Thanks also to our friends at DECA & ASPIRE and community Engagement who support and sponsor these events.|