Making the Grade: Parents Give OBW an "A"
Overall education value of OBW
Provided good role models
Improved teen's understanding of budgeting and credit
Increased teen's knowledge of planning & investing
Taught principles of free enterprise system
Provided career and educational guidance
Improved participant's work ethic
Learned techniques for meeting & influencing others
Enhanced participant's communication skills
Improved teen's leadership skills
College and Career Readiness
Enhanced my ability to work under impending deadlines
Understand what it takes to run a successful business
Learned networking techniques & business etiquette
Increased my understanding of marketing
OBW Prepares Students for Life
OBW shows participants how to apply the concepts and skills they learned throughout the week in all areas of their lives long after they complete the program. Students need not show an interest in business to reap the benefits of OBW.
Improved my self-confidence about my future
Gained insight into my future career options
Enhanced my ability to work in teams
Improved my leadership skills
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