You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.

    Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.

    SNetwork Recent Stories

Dragons’ Den audition already a success for Indigenous entrepreneurship students, says program co-ordinator – CBC

by ahnationtalk on May 2, 201946 Views

Aboriginal Youth Entrepreneurship Program ‘really sets us up for success’

May 01, 2019

What began as a pilot project five years ago to help increase Indigenous youths’ interest in entrepreneurship has now become a platform for businesses run by Indigenous youth in the Treaty 6 area — one that may see them appear on a popular reality TV show.

A group of students from the Aboriginal Youth Entrepreneurship Program, a business initiative created by the Saskatoon Tribal Council, recently took their business idea to an audition for the national CBC television show Dragons’ Den — and now the group is anxiously waiting to see if their idea will be chosen to be featured during the next season.

“I am impatiently waiting,” said Stephan Littlepine, a Grade 11 from One Arrow First Nation who has been part of the entrepreneurship program for the past four years.

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatchewan/aboriginal-youth-entrepreneurship-program-dragons-den-1.5119226

Send To Friend Email Print Story

Comments are closed.

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More