The Veale Venture Challenge dramatically helped with public speaking, which is something you need now in high school, but especially later on in your career.
I liked Executive Coaching Day a lot. I got feedback from people who don’t just study business, but who actually run them for a living.
The best part of the Veale Pitchfest was hearing everyone’s personal ideas and then coming together as a team to create the overall pitch.
For my daughter, entering and winning the Business Plan Competition has better prepared her for life than most any other experience.
Executive Coaching Day before the Veale Venture Challenge finals was a great experience and set me on the path of wanting to be an entrepreneur.
This program really exposed the dedication and hard work that the people of Northeast Ohio put into making their own independent businesses and giving back to the community.
At Veale Startup Week, I learned there is a much larger variety of business opportunities than I thought.
I realized while attending Veale Startup Week: The Business of 3D Printing that even a high schooler can come up with a million dollar idea.
The Veale Venture Challenge was incredible. I loved being in a setting with so many aspiring business professionals like myself. It taught me that it’s never too early to start your own business
Even those who are not specifically interested in entrepreneurship would pick up valuable communication skills at Veale Pitchfest, especially through the team building exercises.
I knew I wanted to be an engineer, but now I know I want to be an engineer that works on sports equipment, which I can prototype with a 3D printer. Thanks Veale Startup Week!
The business competition made me want to go to college and put all of my effort into my major and push myself to get it done no matter how hard the task becomes.
I learned a ton through the Veale Venture Challenge and got to work with and learn from some very amazing individuals.
I learned in class what it takes to get into business. I will always remember that. Without it, my business and I would not be where we are today.
I had a great experience and it was a lot of fun, especially the prizes. I got a lot of useful tips about public speaking. I definitely will convince my friends to participate next year.
I’ve learned to never give up, even if you fail.
I learned a lot from the entrepreneurs at the Veale Pitchfest and I got some useful skills I can use later on in life.
The Veale Pitchfest was a great exercise in teamwork and collaboration. It taught me how to effectively share my ideas with a large group and how to build on the great ideas of others.
Through the Veale Forum, our young entrepreneurs are being exposed to new opportunities and resources while networking and establishing their place in the market.
By taking part in these programs my skills and understanding of the business world have deepened, giving me a head start on a business major in college.