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PICTURES: Jobs Course @ Benjamin Library 6/21 sponsored by Greensboro Municipal Federal Credit Union

Pictures from ReBuildUp’s Jobs Course at Benjamin Library Saturday, June 21st for area teens.

This event is part of the Economic Literacy Summer Series sponsored by Greensboro Municipal Federal Credit Union with Shift, the Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship’s entrepreneur group, helping organize volunteers for the event.

Economy, Jr. at Benjamin Library where we saw some participants from previous events show up to play again.

1st place winners during their pitch in the Pitch Drill competition

2nd place winners’ pitch.

3rd place pitch.

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Jobs Course @ Benjamin Library Sat. 6/21 10:30am-1:00pm sponsored by Greensboro Municipal Federal Credit Union

The Economic Literacy Summer Series sponsored by Greensboro Municipal Federal Credit Union is next up with ReBuildUp’s Jobs Course at Benjamin Library Saturday, June 21st 10:30am-1:00pm FREE for area teens.

ReBuildUp’s Jobs Course has participants play Economy, Jr., an Economic Literacy game, and Pitch Drill, a fast paced business plan and pitching contest.

Benjamin Branch
1530 Benjamin Parkway
Greensboro, NC 27408

RSVP for your teen by calling 336-373-7540
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ReBuildUp Nation : Startup Calendar June 11th thru June 17th (simulcast on WQFS 90.9FM)

VentuRealization’s Monthly Meeting, ReBuildUp’s Jobs Course at the Nussbaum Center, FabLocker’s Hackerspace Open Night, and “How To Right A Business Plan” at High Point Public Library.
This episode is being simulcast on WQFS 90.9 FM Guilford College Radio.

Show Notes / Mentioned Events:
Startup Calendar
Wednesday June 11th to Tuesday June 17th


Monthly Meeting
DataMax Center
Winston-Salem, NC


Jobs Course
Nussbaum Center
Greensboro, NC
Click Here to RSVP for FREE


Fab Locker
Open House | 7:00pm
Winston-Salem, NC


How to Write A Business Plan
High Point Library
High Point, NC
Click Here to Register for FREE


Triad Local First’s Mobile Directory


VIDEO: WFMY News 2 Covers ReBuildUp’s Jobs Course @ Nussbaum Center 6/9

This is the video of ReBuildUp’s Jobs Course @ Nussbaum Center on WFMY News 2’s “Good Morning Show” on Monday, June 9th.  This event is generously sponsored by Summit Credit Union.

Learn more and RSVP for the event here.

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VIDEO: Jobs Course @ Nussbaum Center June 14th Sponsored by Summit Credit Union

PUBLIC (FREE) EVENT – On Saturday, June 14th, teenagers are welcome to come out to the Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship from 1-3:30pm to take part in ReBuildUp’s Jobs Course where they’ll play Economy, Jr., an Economic Literacy game, and Pitch Drill, a fast paced business plan and pitching contest.

By completing both games, players will be eligible to enter their own business concepts to the Cashless Incubator for review by area businesses in hopes of landing internships, jobs, or resources for their startup idea.  Participants of the Jobs Course will not have to pay the minimal signup fee to enter the Cashless Incubator for six months thanks to a generous donation by Summit Credit Union.

Summit Credit Union is sponsoring the event with Shift, the Nussbaum Center’s startup group, providing assistance.

ICON-Tab-Business-Signup-155For business owners, consider taking part by listing any available internships, jobs, or resources you’re willing to barter in exchange for skills.  This will provide the newly economically literate graduates of ReBuildUp’s Jobs Course opportunities to apply for to further their futures.  Sign up by Clicking Here.

If you have a teenager that can benefit from economic and entrepreneur literacy along with having an opportunity at an internship, job, or resources for their own startups through the Cashless Incubator, please come out for the event at:

Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship
1451 South Elm Eugene St
Greensboro, NC 27406

Calculators provided.  Bring your own pen/pencil.

RSVP by filling out this form:

PICTURES: 5/3 Teen Jobs Course @ Forsyth Central Library Sponsored by Summit Credit Union

It was a great event thanks in large part to our Sponsor Summit Credit Union, volunteer organizer VentuRealization, and our three Pitch Drill Judges:  Glenn Kirk, Exec VP of Business Development for Summit Credit Union, Roger Cubicciotti of VentuRealization, and Krista Leigh of K. Leigh’s Collection.   Check out some of the event photos:

Setup before the event

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Economy, Jr. in action

Company #1 Pitching to Judges

Event volunteers Roger Cubicciotti and Peter Seoane
of VentuRealization caught off guard by the camera

Thanks to Winston-Salem Journal!

Thank you to the Winston-Salem Journal for helping us promote our Jobs Course at Forsyth Central Library this Saturday, May 3rd from 1:00-3:30pm. Monday,

Financial and jobs presentation scheduled – 4/25/2014

Library to hold teen financial workshop – 4/28/2014
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Forsyth Central Library
660 West Fifth Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27101
RSVP by calling (336) 703-3081

Judges for 5/3 Jobs Course at Forsyth Central Library Sponsored by Summit Credit Union

This Saturday’s Jobs Course from 1:00-3:30pm at Forsyth Central Library will have the following judges for the Pitch Drill portion of the Jobs Course from 2:30-3:30pm:
And.Affiliates.Color.w.Tag.CurvesGlenn Kirk, Executive Vice President of Summit Credit Union based in Greensboro with locations in Winston-Salem, Raleigh, and Hickory


Roger Cubicciotti of Winston-Salem based VentuRealization

KLeigh Final LogoKrista Leigh of K. Leigh’s Collection in Winston-Salem

This event is sponsored by Summit Credit Union with VentuRealization helping provide volunteers.  There’s still time to register your teenager for this event by calling Forsyth Central Library at (336) 703-3081 to RSVP