LEARN ABOUT BUSINESS
"The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why."
– Mark Twain
ARE YOU READY TO TURN YOUR ENTREPRENEURIAL IDEAS INTO REALITY?
Attend hands-on workshops, face challenges, generate and develop market-changing ideas and products with the help of expert Business Mentors and pitch your ideas to top business leaders.
After experiencing our programmes, you will be ready to enter the Labour Market with 3 core assets under your belt:
- Financial Literacy
STILL NOT CONVINCED?
Each of our programmes has been specially adapted for its target age group to give our achievers the best possible experience as they progress through the JAYE learning pathway.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
STUDENTS FAQs (3)
It is not mandatory but highly recommended that you form a team from the same School or College. It makes it easier to organise your company, the meetings, etc.
Can I participate as part of MATSEC’s, Systems of Knowledge or International Baccalaureate Creativity Activity Service?
Yes, the programme coordinators will be able to supervise and sign-off for attendance at scheduled events. These are approved by all participating Colleges and Institutions.
No you do not have to. We encourage cross-faculty collaboration as this brings an array of different and necessary skill sets to your team. However, this is an individual decision that needs to take into consideration scheduling, team meetings, etc.
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