Teenagers and young adults will be inspired and guided on how to achieve fulfilling lifestyles and careers by a bevy of dynamic business gurus and motivational speakers at the inaugural Empowered Youth workshops at Waltham Forest College in London E17 this weekend.
The exciting lineup of presenters includes online and traditional marketers, business startup experts and television celebrities, all of whom are successful entrepreneurs and also passionate about passing on the secrets of their success to the next generation.
The workshops are hosted by Dene Botha, MD of Pride Factor, a South African based life-skills academy that has reached out to and interacted with tens of thousands of youths at more than a hundred events in multiple countries, and is introducing the Empowered Youth platform to the United Kingdom.
An accomplished Master Ceremonies who has worked with audiences as varied as rock concerts, sports events and high-society charity functions, Dene encourages workshop participants to identify their passions and hone their skills by unpacking topics including emotional intelligence, critical thinking, money-making skills and entrepreneurship.
Chris Farrell has spent more than decade building successful online marketing platforms. He and business partner Paul O’Mahony have created FUNancial Freedom to teach children and teens how to become financially smart and gain mastery over the complexities of truly understanding money.
Claire Allan has leveraged a stint on MasterChef South Africa into a thriving business as a TV celebrity, food show host, blogger and event producer whose company Signature Productions operates in several countries, while Nina Clark built on her Masters degree in Business and Economics via marketing positions at multi-national companies before successfully launching her own company Nightire.
Ayo Sage has 15 years experience in public speaking, mentoring, coaching, and empowering young people and is the CEO of Millcan that connects students and school leavers to the latest career, business startup, education and training opportunities in the UK.
The launch of the Empowered Youth platform comprises two intensive and high-energy one-day workshops with teens (15-18 years-old) hosted on Saturday and young adults (19-25) on Sunday, both of which will plant seeds and set young minds in motion
The workshops will be staged at Waltham Forest College in Walthamstow, London E17 4JB, on 9 and 10 November and are presented by Pride Factor and supported by the Greg Secker Foundation, Wealth Dragons, Assets for Life, Win Investing, Jet Set Speaker and Left Click Right Click.