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The following links to other sites will help you prepare for your career and learn about business. 
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Websites to Consider

Review
Date
Comments

www.kidse-marketplace.com

Opportunities for kids to create  "digital products" and launch then into a kid's marketplace. A great start to business experience!

www.TheKidsGuideToBusiness.com 

A book to help prepare and launch kids into business.

www.TheKidsBusinessGame.com 

A business game for kids to develop and try a business on others.

www.KidsOnlineBusinessCamp.com 

Unique online activities to introduce kids to business programs.

www.TheGiftOfBusinessForKids.com 

Great gift ideas to get kids started in business.

The Apprentice TV Show

A TV watching approach to expose kids to business.
http://www.score.org/resources_young.html 03/07 Score business resource.
http://web1.msue.msu.edu/cyf/youth/career.html 02/07 4-H Career Education Michigan State University
Canada Business Services for Entrepreneurs 01/07 Government site with lots of resources for businesses.
www.sba.gov/teens   Small Business Administration program to help teens get started in business.
www.kidzonline.org 12/06 Preparing K-12 students and teachers to live and work in the information age through innovative peer-to-peer technology training distributed using advanced digital technologies.
www.investni.com 11/06 Excellent resource from Northern Ireland providing innovation and enterprise
www.budgetingdir.com
09/05 Budgeting Directory
A one stop resource for all your budgeting needs.

www.fleetkids.com

12/04

 FleetKids is about encouraging learning through inquiry and getting kids started out on the path to money smarts.

www.sba.gov/teens

12/04 Small Business Association - government resource to help you get started in business.

www.yacenter.org 

10/04

Young American Center for Financial Education - Bank for Kids!

www.bizkidsonline.com 

10/04

TV show profiling kids in business.

 www.investorbusinessplan.com

05/04

Investor ready business plans for small business.
Investor Ready Business Plans should be a key part of
every company’s strategy. Both start-up and existing businesses need to have an investor ready business plan prepared to raise money from Venture Capital and Angel Investor sources. An investor ready business plan is more than a financing tool it is a roadmap and set of milestones for your company’s success.

http://static.monstertrak.com/careerguide/inside_search.html

05/04

Excellent career guide.

www.cost-benefit-jr.com 

02/04

Economics programming for kids.

www.nfte.com

11/03

The National Foundation for teaching entrepreneurship to low income kids ages 11-18.

www.youngbiz.com 

11/03

website and program provider for youth entrepreneurship programming.

www.youthventure.org 

11/03

A Stanford University project supporting the development of social entrepreneurship

www.kidsnewsroom.org 

08/03

Educational environment for students, teachers and parents.

www.codetalk.fed.us/planet/government.html

01/03

U.S. government sites for kids.

www.sba.gov/starting/indexbusplans.html  

01/03

This is a link to the Small Business Association,   which provides excellent help in writing a business plan and other areas of starting a business.

www.jacan.org/programs.cfm

12/02

Junior achievement business game.

www.agls.uidaho.edu/ccc/2Idaho/entrepreneurkids.htm

12/02

Providing an opportunity for teens to create and operate their own businesses 

www.marketplaceofideas.com/MFK/MFKindex.htm

12/02

Marketplace for Kids is designed to encourage innovative thinking at all ages.  Marketplace for Kids is a showcase for the ideas of North Dakota's young people.  The program shows that kids have a special role in improving the economic future of our state.

www.eoy.ca

10/02

Entrepreneurial recognition awards and resources.

www.theyoungamericans.org

10/02

Center for financial education.

www.moneyhunter.com

10/02

Template for business plans.

www.yeo.org

09/02

Young Entrepreneurs Organization - education for business owners under 40.

www.celcee.edu

09/02

Center for entrepreneurial leadership- a great resource for entrepreneurship education.

www.elearnexpo.org

09/02

Great insight to what is happening in e-learning.

www.makingcents.org

09/02

Specializes in Entrepreneurship education and training.

www.youth-business.org

09/02

Working to support and promote youth business around the world.

www.onlinementoring.ca

09/02

Online mentoring program for Canada's young entrepreneurs - links business mentors with young entrepreneurs.

www.cybf.ca

09/02

Provides business assistance for young entrepreneurs.

www.hbwm.com

09/02

Home based working moms business networking group.

www.careers-gateway.co.uk

05/02

Helps students with career choices in the UK.

www.youthography.com

05/02

Interesting job experience opportunities for Canadian youth in Community area Opportunities  to use your creativity, insight and ideas.

www.youth.gc.ca/YES

04/02

Helps young Canadians access career information.

www.women-in-motion.org

11/01

For creating and fostering an educational environment that will improve the level of awareness of the diversity in career opportunities for young women.

www.mentors.ca

11/01

A membership-based service specializing in the development of peer, coach and mentor programs

www.startyourownbusiness.com

03/01

Directs entrepreneurs to assistance in starting a business.

www.wxnetwork.com

03/01

An excellent e-Mentoring program for girls 16-24.

www.creativelearningpress.com

03/01

An online catalog of educational materials.

www.womenofinfluence.ca/gow/index.html

03/01

An exchange of insights and experiences of successful business women.

www.scouting.org

01/01

Great organization that offers character, citizenship, and personal fitness training for youth.

www.jaintl.org

01/01

Junior Achievement International is an excellent school program to expose kids to business.

www.wagggsworld.org

01/01

Girl Guides enables girls and young women to develop their fullest potential as responsible citizens of the world.

www.can.ibm.com/hr/

01/01

Steps to understand the right company for you.

www.americaspromise.org

01/01

 To mobilize people to build the character and competence of youth in America.

www.jobshadow.org

01/01

Great opportunity to learn about different jobs.

www.ontariospromise.com/english

01/01

Ontario's Promise is a partnership initiative  to provide youth with attention and help to succeed.

www.jobshadow.monster.com

01/01

Opportunity to learn more about jobs.

www.smartrisk.ca

01/01

Helps people see the risks in their everyday lives and shows them how to take those risks in the smartest way possible so that they can enjoy life to the fullest.

www2.cibc.com/smartstart

12/00

This Site Will Help You Understand Money.

www.epals.com

12/00

Online Classroom Community.

www.sba.gov/classroom

12/00

Small Business Classroom U.S.A.

www.www.youth.gc.ca/index_e.shtml

12/00

Youth employment Canada.

www.ceed.ednet.ns.ca

12/00

Center For Entrepreneurs.

www.kidscansave.gc.ca

12/00

This site will help you understand interest and bonds.

www.fedstats.gov/kids.html

12/00

These USA agencies provide special web pages for kids in elementary through high school. The web pages include fun facts, games, project ideas and career information.

www.nasa.gov/kids.html

12/00

Great exposure and influence of NASA.

www.billnye.com

12/00

Excellent exposure to science in a fun way.

www.netmom.com

12/00

A site that  recommends websites for children.

www.nykids.org

12/00

New York radio station that runs a kid's program. Check out the "What's My Job?

www.epa.gov/kids

12/00

Environmental Protection Agency helping kids understand environmental concerns.

www.pierotonin.com/how-I-draw.html

12/00

Professional cartoonist explains the steps he takes, products and materials he uses to draw cartoons.

www.bizworld.org

12/00

Volunteer organization that goes into schools and teaches kids about business.

www.kidsvista.com

12/00

Digital learning resource library.