Members Helping Members - Educating, Informing, Supporting
On Sunday afternoon July 14th a special group of teens interested in owning their world will arrive at UT for a whirlwind week of entrepreneurship. They will have interactive sessions with successful entrepreneurs and business professionals, take tours to see entrepreneurship in action and compete for $600.00 in cash in the Business Plan Competition.
Who can attend? Any teen between 15-19 years old who is curious and wants to investigate entrepreneurship. Teens will live in a…Continue
Added by Donna Walker on June 18, 2013 at 9:24pm — No Comments
Yes, this is a challenge because most people including kids don't think about an entrepreneur in industries like medicine, architecture, chemistry, dentistry, social work, music and the arts. Well, hold on because the Entrepreneurs of Knoxville along with the University of Tennessee and the Ultimate Life Institute have teamed up to conduct a pilot entrepreneurship camp for…Continue
Added by Donna Walker on July 18, 2012 at 3:49pm — No Comments
Fellow EOK Members,
Many of us are working hard at our businesses and being judicious on how we spend our dollars. EOK is requesting you to consider being an EOK Sponsor for the Empowered Teen Entrepreneurship Camp. Most of us realize the important influence we have on young people and want to encourage them to explore being entrepreneurs. Leo and Kerri and I also want everyone in the Knoxville area to know about what we do to help entrepreneurs. What better way than have a…Continue
Dear Fellow EOK Members,
Part of the joy of being entrepreneurs is being socially responsible......giving back. What better way than to impart the knowlege of knowing how to be a successful entrepreneur. That is exactly what is happening with the Empowered Teen Entrepreneurship Camp at the UT Campus from Sunday, July 29 - Friday, August 3, 2012.
Go look at the website with your teen and encourage them to make application. We can only take 80 students this year because…Continue
Questions Every Business Plan Should Answer
1. Why will this
2. Why is this product
or service useful?
3. What will the product
do for the user?
4. What is the expected
life cycle of the product?
5. How do advances in
technology affect your product and…
Added by Donna Walker on July 27, 2011 at 5:10pm — No Comments
To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun.
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Added by Donna Walker on May 5, 2011 at 1:18pm — No Comments
Today was my third meeting and first orientation. I was so excited to see that I could share some really great inspiration with all of you. I work with Scott Schickler and Juan Casimiro who you have met previously. Each week Scott sends us an empowering thought of the week. This one is soooo appropriate. Hope you enjoy and are inspired, too. Donna Walker…Continue
Added by Donna Walker on May 4, 2011 at 8:02pm — No Comments