Rangatahi Business Challenge

A fun and interactive 3-day introduction to business and enterprise for year 9 - 11 tauira (all students of Māori descent).


Young Enterprise is excited to be running the Rangatahi Business Challenge series in 2019.   The series aims to encourage rangatahi to learn about business and enterprise, develop work-ready skills, and connect with local Māori entrepreneurs who are sharing their talents, passion and skills across Aotearoa and the world. 

  

 

Student learning

At a Rangatahi Business Challenge students:

  • develop work-ready skills
  • learn about enterprise and business
  • connect with local Māori entrepreneurs
  •  develop entrepreneurial skills and attitudes
  •  connect with their local business community

 

Events this year will be held in Whangarei, Hamilton, Rotorua, Whakatāne and Whanganui.

 

 Whangarei: Tuesday 28 May - Thursday 30 May at Whangarei Girls' High School (this event is FULL, please contact Natania.Katene@youngenterprise.org.nz if you have any queries).

Hamilton: Wednesday 19 June - Friday 21 June at Nga Taiatea Wharekura  (this event is FULL, please contact Natania.Katene@youngenterprise.org.nz if you have any queries).

Whakatāne: Tuesday 6 August - Thursday 8 August

Rotorua: Tuesday 17 September - Thursday 19 September at Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology 

Manawatu: Tuesday 27 August - Thursday 29 August at Massey University 

 

To sign up for Rangatahi Business Challenge series, or for more information, please contact Natania Katene at natania.katene@youngenterprise.org.nz

Rangatahi Business Challenge

  • Year 10-11
  • 3 days
  • --
  • Free to NZ Schools
  • Facilitated by Young Enterprise
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"It was cool hearing how a lot of Māori business people found something they loved and decided to make it their life" Student