The Intrapreneur Edge

Stand out to Employers

Entrepreneurship is not limited to starting your own business and being the boss. Entrepreneurship can involve intrapreneurship, which is using entrepreneurial skills within a large company. Entrepreneurial Services offer a 3-month intrapreneur program where participants learn leadership, decision-making, goal setting, creative problem-solving, resourcefulness, and networking skills. Upon completion, participants will receive ‘The Intrapreneur Edge’ program completion certificate.

Program Requirements

The program will run from January 22th – April 24th, 2019 with applications and interviews taking place in January. Upon successfully fulfilling the requirements of the program, students will be recognized with a Certificate of Completion.

Program Outline

1. Online Activities:

A series of online workshops explores the concept of intrapreneurship and examines how entrepreneurial skills are used in the workplace. Participants can choose three of the following 30-minute online workshops/activities:

    1. Intrapreneurship
    2. Innovation and Creativity
    3. Resourcefulness
    4. Networking
    5. Flexibility and Adaptability

2. In-Person Events:

These events are approximately two hours each and include networking opportunities. Participants can choose three of the following events:

    1. Think Like an Entrepreneur Workshop
    2. Entrepreneur Panel Series: Innovative Business
    3. Fireside Chat with An Intrapreneur
    4. IxL Conference 2019
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3. Case Study Competition & Certificate Ceremony

All students who complete the program will receive a certificate signed by the BCIT President.


Program Commitment

  • Complete three online workshops (30-minutes each).
  • Attend three in-person events (two hours each).
  • Apply your intrapreneurial skills in a final case competition (two hours long).

 

How to Apply?

This program is only open to BCIT Students (part time/full time).

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