Apple co-founder Steve Jobs once said, “Why join the navy if you can be a pirate?”. If you are looking to learn the skills you will need for a confident and adventurous pirate life, this beginner entrepreneurship class is for you. Students will go on an entrepreneurship journey starting from an idea and take it all the way to pitching their business plan to the entire class. Along the way, students will play games and take part in activities to learn the principles of entrepreneurship, brainstorm and develop their own business ideas, analyze the plan, build their pitchbook, and present the business plan to the class. Ships Ahoy!
This workshop will be co-taught by Sumeit and Sanjay Aggarwal. They have written this interactive class with a focus on young entrepreneurs learning in an online environment.
Sumeit Aggarwal is the Co-founder and Managing Partner of Finhive, a social enterprise dedicated to providing financial education to communities and small businesses. She is a Nearpod Certified Educator, an award-winning student engagement platform.
Sumeit earned her Certificate in Financial Planning from Boston University, MBA from Babson College and was recently featured by Babson for fighting the gender investment gap. She holds a Master’s degree in Information Systems from Northeastern University and a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Delhi University.
Sanjay Aggarwal, CPA, MBA is dedicated to helping individuals and families achieve personal financial success. Sanjay has held senior corporate roles in accounting, tax and finance, and previously worked at a big-four accounting firm auditing and advising large public companies, fast growing startups, and IPOs.