We are gearing up for this weekend's Virginia Entrepreneurial Challenge! This event is part of the JA Student Venture program, sponsored by Accenture.
Students will be using critical thinking skills, creativity and teamwork to come up with AMAZING products and services!
#entrepreneur #JAStudentVenture #VirginiaEntrepreneurialChallenge
Happy President’s Day! Did you know that Teddy Roosevelt was blind in his left eye due to an injury in a boxing match? Check out other fun facts about this holiday here: http://bit.ly/1K78bEP
Junior Achievement helps students with their future careers. Are you sending out your resume? You might want to double check that it doesn’t have any of these 6 words that may get it tossed in the trash!
Money seems to be on everyone’s mind, but is it on your kid’s mind? Junior Achievement loves teaching the young generation about it, so be sure to check out this article on introducing your kids to the value of money!
Is managing your debt becoming a task that feels out of control? Don’t worry! Check out these ideas on how to feel in control of your student loan debt.
Junior Achievement wouldn’t be where we are today without our volunteers! A lot of other projects rely on volunteers to be sustainable as well, so it is key to understand these 4 lessons for volunteer retention!
JA Student Venture and the Virginia Entrepreneurial Challenge, sponsored by Accenture, give students the tools needed to pursue entrepreneurship. Find out more here: https://www.juniorachievement.org/…/ja-centralva/ja-programs
Check out our latest newsletter - Find out more about #BowlForJA, #JAStudentVenture sponsored by Accenture, the INCREDIBLE (we may be biased) #JACareerCenter sponsored by Virginia529, our #JAFutureLaureate scholarship competition...Too much exciting information for a Facebook post - You have to read it!
A rising number of college students are opting to launch their own startups. Are you one of them? Here are a few startup ideas for college students looking to make a few extra bucks!
Job hunting isn’t easy, especially if you’re a student. How do you get a job when you don’t have experience? This article will teach you how to move any job search forward (even if you’re feeling hopeless).
THANK YOU to The West Richmond Rotary Club and Nutzy's Rotary Funn Run for their generous donation to JACV at this morning's JACV Board meeting!
Pictured here are JACV Board member, Matthew Schaaf with Xenith Bank, John Coor, Tom Wood, and JACV president & CEO, Daphne B. Swanson.
Happy Valentine’s Day! This day isn’t just for couples, so here’s a list of 30 creative gift ideas for anyone you love that will also save you money in your pocket: http://bit.ly/2CKKS5L
The Virginia Entrepreneurial Challenge is coming soon! This one-day entrepreneurial student-team competition is a big part of JACV's JA Student Venture program. Sponsored by Accenture, participants get so much out of the program. But don't take it from us...check out what one of last year's participants and winning team member, Ivan Jackson had to say:
It’s Mardi Gras! How well do you actually know this holiday? Here are the top 10 things you need to know!