NEW YORK, July 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Morgan James Publishing's (www.Morgan-James.com) new release, More Than a Lemonade Stand: The Complete Guide for Planning, Implementing & Running a Successful Youth Entrepreneur Camp by Julie Ann Wood, provides a complete how-to reference manual for operating a youth entrepreneur camp.
Entrepreneurs are the epicenter of today's business world. With keen business sense and strong economic savvy, their passion for industry helps them build the largest companies and be on the hub of innovation. Often, the entrepreneurial spirit that drives great businessmen and women originates in childhood. From lemonade stands to lawn mowing to selling Girl Scout cookies, children get excited to see how their hard work can lead to financial rewards. More Than a Lemonade Stand teaches parents, community leaders, camp counsellors, and more how to harbor children's innate propensity for commerce in a camp program that can shape them into the business leaders of tomorrow.
Youth entrepreneurial camp is the perfect environment for cultivating innovation and economic skills in young men and women. More Than a Lemonade Stand offers the tools and resources necessary to build a curriculum to run a successful and highly educational youth entrepreneur camp. Complete with step-by-step procedures and activities that can be utilized for years to come, this book takes the guess work out of the situation and ensures a camp that will get kids brainstorming, conceptualizing, and growing their business sense. The modules included can be used as a total program or can be utilized individually in an existing youth development program.
The activities outlined in Julie Wood's new book are both educational and enjoyable. Campers will get to learn about business and expand their abilities while having all the fun of a regular summer camp. More Than a Lemonade Stand sets the stage for success, for readers and campers alike!
If you would like more information about this topic, or to schedule an interview with Julie Wood, please call Nickcole Watkins at 212-655-5470 Ext 204.
About the Author:
Julie Wood is an experienced entrepreneur with a passion for teaching who loves using her knowledge to develop business skills in children. Julie has a B.S. in Elementary Education and an M.S. in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Wisconsin Madison, as well as an Associate's Degree in Accounting and Data Processing. At the age of 27 she began her own accounting consulting company, where she trained and consulted numerous businesses on how to improve their operations. She has spent the past decade working for the University of Wisconsin Madison Small Business Development Center, where she reinvented the youth entrepreneur camp. In addition to this, Julie also serves as a classroom volunteer for Junior Achievement, and is a member of University of Wisconsin Madison's Pre-College council. In her free time, Julie enjoys musical theater, dance, traveling and her new endeavor of sprint triathlons. Today, she lives in Madison, WI with her husband Dave and their two sons.
More About This Title:
More Than a Lemonade Stand: The Complete Guide for Planning, Implementing & Running a Successful Youth Entrepreneur Camp by Julie Ann Wood will be released by Morgan James Publishing on July 7, 2015. More Than a Lemonade Stand—ISBN 978-1630474546—has 146 pages and is being sold as a trade paperback for $14.95.
About Morgan James Publishing:
Morgan James Publishing provides entrepreneurs with the vital information, inspiration, and guidance they need to be successful. Morgan James Publishing, The Entrepreneurial Publisher™, has been recognized by Publisher's Weekly for three years on their fast growing press list and is reported as being the future of publishing.
Nickcole Watkins, Marketing Liaison
Morgan James Publishing
212.655.5470 Ext 204
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