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Marketing Management -ENTREPRENEURSHIP<br />By Ashley Chow, Briana Cowan, AJ Johal, Parker McMullin, Jill Plotnikoff<br />
INTRODUCTION<br />
Agenda<br />What is an entrepreneur?<br />Benefits & Challenges<br />Job Opportunities<br />Employment Rates<br />Success ...
What is an entrepreneur?<br />Demonstrates fundamental skills in developing a business in many industries<br />Creates new...
Benefits & Challenges<br />Benefits<br />Quick & valuable education<br />Employer recognition<br />Diploma of Technology<b...
Job Opportunities<br />Starting your own company<br />Development of new business opportunities<br />Helping in family bus...
Employment Rates<br />How many BCIT Entrepreneurship grads are employed <br />How long students took to find employment<br />
“Good is not enough. You’ve got to be great!”<br />Simon Cowell– Founder of American Idol<br />“Sheer persistence is the d...
“If there’s something I want, nothing stops me.”<br />Calvin Klein – Founder of Calvin Klein Ltd.<br />“You can do anythin...
Success Stories<br />Carlie Smith<br />Dean Gagnon<br />Reid Schretlen<br />
Second Year<br />More specialized curriculum<br />Small groups<br />One-on-one with local businesses<br />Hands-on experie...
SIFE: Students in Free Enterprise<br />BCIT student organization<br />Opportunities for experience with entrepreneurs<br /...
CONCLUSION<br />
References<br />BC College and Institute Student Outcomes - Quick Report. (n.d.). 630hdipIt. Retrieved November 19, 2009, ...
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  1. 1. Marketing Management -ENTREPRENEURSHIP<br />By Ashley Chow, Briana Cowan, AJ Johal, Parker McMullin, Jill Plotnikoff<br />
  2. 2. INTRODUCTION<br />
  3. 3. Agenda<br />What is an entrepreneur?<br />Benefits & Challenges<br />Job Opportunities<br />Employment Rates<br />Success Stories<br />Second Year & SIFE<br />Conclusion<br />References<br />
  4. 4. What is an entrepreneur?<br />Demonstrates fundamental skills in developing a business in many industries<br />Creates new business<br />Build up growing companies<br />Success in family business<br />
  5. 5. Benefits & Challenges<br />Benefits<br />Quick & valuable education<br />Employer recognition<br />Diploma of Technology<br />Hands-on work<br />Teamwork skills<br />Improve public speaking<br />Prepared for any job<br />Experienced instructors<br />Challenges<br />Heavy workload<br />Competitive entrance<br />
  6. 6. Job Opportunities<br />Starting your own company<br />Development of new business opportunities<br />Helping in family business<br />Manager of company<br />Intrapreneur in corporation<br />
  7. 7. Employment Rates<br />How many BCIT Entrepreneurship grads are employed <br />How long students took to find employment<br />
  8. 8. “Good is not enough. You’ve got to be great!”<br />Simon Cowell– Founder of American Idol<br />“Sheer persistence is the difference between success and failure.”<br />Donald Trump – Founder of the Trump Organization<br />
  9. 9. “If there’s something I want, nothing stops me.”<br />Calvin Klein – Founder of Calvin Klein Ltd.<br />“You can do anything if you have enthusiasm.”<br />Henry Ford – Founder of Ford Motor Company<br />
  10. 10. Success Stories<br />Carlie Smith<br />Dean Gagnon<br />Reid Schretlen<br />
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  12. 12. Second Year<br />More specialized curriculum<br />Small groups<br />One-on-one with local businesses<br />Hands-on experience<br />Opportunities to meet “movers & shakers”<br />
  13. 13. SIFE: Students in Free Enterprise<br />BCIT student organization<br />Opportunities for experience with entrepreneurs<br />Entrepreneurship-related projects<br />Explore future possibilities<br />Nothing to lose,<br /> everything to gain!<br />
  14. 14. CONCLUSION<br />
  15. 15. References<br />BC College and Institute Student Outcomes - Quick Report. (n.d.). 630hdipIt. Retrieved November 19, 2009, from www.bcit.ca/files/ipao/gp/630hdiplt.pdf <br />BCIT. (n.d.). All Aboard! BCIT marketing management grad transform train station into European market. Retrieved November 21, 2009, from British Columbia Institute of Technology: http://www.bcit.ca/stories/smith.shtml<br />BCIT. (2009, march 23). Four BCIT School of Business Grads Named Top 40 Under 40. Retrieved November 21, 2009, from http://www.bcit.ca/update/node/286<br />BCIT. (n.d.). News Release. Retrieved November 21, 2009, from http://www.bcit.ca/news/releases/newsrelease01300900000001.shtml<br />BCIT : : entrepreneurship : : overview. (n.d.). British Columbia Institute of Technology. Retrieved November 19, 2009, from http://www.bcit.ca/business/entrepreneurship/ <br />BCIT : : Marketing Management (Entrepreneurship Option): Full-time, Diploma of Technology. (n.d.). British Columbia Institute of Technology. Retrieved November 19, 2009, from http://www.bcit.ca/study/programs/630hdiplt#overview <br />Evan Carmichael. (n.d.). Famous Entrepreneur Advice. Retrieved November 21, 2009, from http://www.evancarmichael.com/<br />Reid, S. (2009). Reid Schretlen. Retrieved November 21, 2009, from http://www.linkedin.com/in/reidschretlen<br />
  16. 16. Thanks for listening!<br />Are you convinced yet?<br />

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