On March 26th the SEP southern regional business qualifier “SEP Symposium III - "My Future, Today”, the competition was held at Trent Lott Center on the Hattiesburg campus of The University of Southern Mississippi. The business plan competition is geared towards teaching the students about creating a business plan and hopefully foster new development.
Contestants entered their small business plan idea and gave a pitch for an opportunity to win big prizes. The contestants…Continue
The SEP southern regional event "Symposium II - I Am My Own Boss” was held on February 4th and drew participation from a number of high schools south of Jackson. The event, which was held at the R.C. Cook University Union on the Hattiesburg campus of The University of Southern Mississippi, provided…Continue
Ron Aldridge, Mississippi State Director of the NFIB, presenting to participants
The SEP 2013-14 school year kicked off on November 13, 2013 at the Jackson State University e-Center. The event, SEP Symposium I – “Getting connected", offered 200+ high school students an interactive introduction to the basics of entrepreneurship, business development, and opportunity recognition. First-time participants included Germantown…Continue