Official JKCP Blog

How to Help Your High Schooler Grow Their Entrepreneurial Spirit

Posted by Brenda Ronan on Dec 3, 2018 9:19:00 AM

There are a lot of articles about what values parents should instill in their children in order to help them achieve an entrepreneurial mindset. While most of this advice is sound, such as teaching your kids risk/reward, allowing them to learn from their failures, and modeling hard work, many of these are overarching parental philosophies that can ring hollow – they sound great, but exactly what does this mean on the ground?

more

Topics: Julian Krinsky Business School, Pre-Professional Programs, High School Summer Programs, Pre-College Summer Programs

How to Find a Great High School Internship and Get Real Job Experience

Posted by Brenda Ronan on Nov 26, 2018 8:48:26 AM

Let’s say that you are a high school student with a passion; something you love so much you think you might want to pursue it as a career. But, you want to find out if the reality matches up with the dream. Finding an internship in this field is a fantastic way to see if you want to gain knowledge and experience; doing it as high school student can also help you make a more informed decision about what college to attend or even what college major you may complete in the future. Even if you have no idea what you want to do, a high school internship can be a great way to start exploring career options. 

more

Topics: Internships for High School Students, Pre-Professional Programs

Experience Summer Camp at Yale University - Are you Ready for an Ivy League University?

Posted by Alex McLoughlin on Nov 20, 2018 2:33:00 PM

Prospecting institutions of higher education can be an intimidating experience for any high school student. Those who may have spent only a limited time away from home and are now considering their first adventure in another state—perhaps another country—often find it daunting, to say the least.

more

Topics: yale, Pre-Professional Programs, High School Summer Programs, Pre-College Summer Programs

How Networking at Summer Camp Can Expand Career Opportunities

Posted by Brenda Ronan on Nov 9, 2018 2:30:46 PM

A lot of people talk about the importance of networking to land your dream job, which is great. However, not enough people discuss proactively building your network as early as possible, long before you are even thinking about taking your first job. This can have a huge upside. Getting into a good school and landing a great internship, for example, are both much easier with connections in place and will help you land your dream job down the road.

more

Topics: Pre-Professional Programs, Pre-College Summer Programs, High School Summer Programs, Internships for High School Students, Julian Krinsky Business School

Why Intrapreneurially Programs Are More Important Than Ever

Posted by Steve Robertson on Sep 24, 2018 2:22:59 PM

You’ve heard it before: Generation Z will be different. The generation admires YouTube celebrities who’ve acquired fame and fortune through monetizing their channels and entrepreneurs who’ve made a good living from one big idea. Gen Zers have grown up in a time when technology is a tool instead of a toy and when peers — not elders — are their mentors.

more

Topics: JKCP News & Updates, Generation Z, Pre-Professional Programs, Internships for High School Students, Julian Krinsky Business School

Share With Friends!

    

HOWZIT?

If you’ve met Julian, he’s probably asked you “howzit?” A friendly, South African greeting meaning hello, how are you, what are you up to? On our blog, we’ll share how we’re doing and hope you’ll do the same. So…howzit? 

What you can read about in our blog:

  • Stories and advice from previous JKCP campers
  • Tips and tricks from our industry professionals
  • News, updates, and discounts 

Follow Us:

Follow Us On Facebook Follow Us On Twitter Follow Us On Instagram Follow Us on Youtube

New Call-to-action