It’s great to have spending money that you don’t have to beg your parents for. I know. But it’s more than that, isn’t it? Sure the extra money is great. But you want to do more. You have a great new idea that will solve a problem you are passionate about. Maybe you were bullied in school and have an idea that will help other kids who are bullied. Maybe you want to raise awareness of how serious teen depression is. You have ideas and solutions that you want to put into motion and make great changes in your school, community or the world!
Sell a product. Provide a service in your neighborhood. Take your talents and passions and turn them into a successful business.
Donate a portion of your profits, raise funds for a cause or invent a life saving device and make a significant impact.
Yes, you! I’m here to tell you that one person (like YOU) can change the world, even just a small part of it, no matter your age.
Some of the smartest people I know are teens. You were born into this technological age and have intuitively learned about it. You are teaching your parents and other adults how to use the internet, social media and the latest gadgets. This is the best age for entrepreneurship!
You are motivated and passionate and you care about making a difference in your community. You have a lot of great ideas and aren’t afraid to take chances. I love that about you! I’m the same kind of person. I love to learn new things. I am not afraid to try something new. I love the energy of helping others.
You and I? We are social entrepreneurs at heart! Right down to our core. I am passionate about helping you become an entrepreneur and an agent of change. I know you can do it. You can start a business. You can serve your community. You CAN do anything you want.
Introduce rookie agents to the lay of the land and get your Mission. Learn basic protocols for the course. Learn about the resistance you will encounter and how to thwart it. Get your security clearance, background check and fingerprinting and learn the basic skills every agent needs to complete their mission. Get to know your partners and Agent D. (that’s me!)
Rookie agents will assemble their league of mentors composed of senior operatives (parents), experts, and fellow agents.
Get your not so secret business identify in place, including your name, slogan, logo, mission statement and other brand assets in place.
Assets are necessary to your business. Learn how to secure a checking account, get start up money, set your prices and decipher your books. Bookkeeping isn’t as perilous as you might think.
Mission accomplished. You’ve done it! Now it’s time to open your own Spy school. Learn how to grow your business for the future and ignite an uprising as you bring in new agents to carry on your mission.