Entries by Julie Wood

Lemonade Stand a symbol of youth entrepreneurship!

I often get asked why you don’t use a more complicated business in your youth entrepreneur camps. My response is usually something like: who doesn’t love to visit a lemonade stand on a hot summer day. They usually shake their head in agreement and then go on with their day. But if you stop to […]

Compelling Reasons for Entrepreneurship at a Young Age

Disengagement and Drop outs I’m sure if you have a school-aged child, you have asked them “how was your day?”  The reply is usually (if they are a boy anyway), “fine”.  So of course you probe a bit more and you find out that in 3 of the 6 classes they watched movies.  It seems […]

The Aha Moment that I’m sticking too!

Have you ever been someplace and all of sudden that light bulb goes – you know it – that ‘aha’ moment. When I was at Brendon Burchard’s Experts Academy last fall – I was working in a small group and explaining the youth entrepreneur camps I’m working on  by using the words, “it’s More Than a Lemonade Stand” and someone in our group […]