Business Career Exploring
Business Career Exploring is a hands-on program open to young men and women from the 6th grade to 20 years old with an interest in the many functional areas within a business, including Sales/Marketing, Operations, Finance/Accounting, Customer Service, Human Resources, and Information Technology.learning more about careers in the field of Business.
The most popular Business careers include:
• Accountant / CPA
• Banker, teller
• Customer service
• Human resource managers / specialists
• Fashion merchandising, purchasing
• Financial analyst
• Hotel management, hospitality
• Event planner
• Insurance agent
• Project manager
• Real estate agent
• Sales, wholesale and retail
• Travel agent
• Stock broker
• Office manager
You get to experience firsthand what it’s like to develop a business budget, create and implement a marketing plan, write a business plan, apply for a small business loan, lead people, invest money in the stock market, manage processes, and so much more!
Business Career Exploring will provide you with the following benefits:
• Improved self-confidence
• Leadership experience and social network development
• Fun and Exciting “hands-on” career experiences
• Community service opportunities
• College & Career Readiness preparation
When do meetings take place?
Business Exploring posts typically meet on a bi-monthly basis during the school year. Most programs parallel the high school calendar and begin in the fall. There are a number of programs that start at other times during the year to meet the needs of the host organization and participants. Programs are flexible enough to fit in with other activities.
Annual program participation is $24. Special activities, events and conferences may cost more and would be determined by the local Exploring post. Individual programs may request an additional program fee and would be determined by the local Explorer post or club.