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"Through all of my experiences this point cannot be overstated…communication is KEY.” -- Leading CEO on a special dual-business visit this morning was Edwardsville Mayor, Art Risavy! ...
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"Through all of my experiences this point cannot be overstated…communication is KEY.” -- Leading CEO on a special dual-business visit this morning was Edwardsville Mayor, Art Risavy! ...

Practice that pitch! -- Over the last 3 days, Edwardsville CEO students have been practicing presenting their 3-minute pitch decks with Entrepreneurial Extraordinaire, Doug ...
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Practice that pitch! -- Over the last 3 days, Edwardsville CEO students have been practicing presenting their 3-minute pitch decks with Entrepreneurial Extraordinaire, Doug ...

Our CEO entrepreneurs are gearing up for a slam bang finish to the end of their senior year. They are excited to share their hard work with our community!  A big THANK YOU to The ...
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Our CEO entrepreneurs are gearing up for a slam bang finish to the end of their senior year. They are excited to share their hard work with our community! A big THANK YOU to The ...

Journal Spotlight | Charlize Leuhmann & Anna Singh -- Each week, students submit a journal entry that serves as their reflection from guest speakers and business visits from the ...
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Journal Spotlight | Charlize Leuhmann & Anna Singh -- Each week, students submit a journal entry that serves as their reflection from guest speakers and business visits from the ...

UPDATE: Program Coordinator Application DUE DATE CHANGE! -- Due to an impressive number of applications and our desire to move the hiring process along, we have decided to move the ...
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UPDATE: Program Coordinator Application DUE DATE CHANGE! -- Due to an impressive number of applications and our desire to move the hiring process along, we have decided to move the ...

This morning, CEO students had the unique opportunity to gain insight into THREE local businesses with local business owner, Chad Opel:  ⭐️ Front Office Wealth Strategies ⭐️ Neighbors ...
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This morning, CEO students had the unique opportunity to gain insight into THREE local businesses with local business owner, Chad Opel: ⭐️ Front Office Wealth Strategies ⭐️ Neighbors ...

"You're going to fail, multiple times. Life is going to throw you curve balls that you are not ready for. When failures and unexpected changes hit you, slow down and think your way ...
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"You're going to fail, multiple times. Life is going to throw you curve balls that you are not ready for. When failures and unexpected changes hit you, slow down and think your way ...

"Find something that sets your heart on fire, then GO GET IT.”  -- Sara Sanderson, Owner of Clean Eatz, led students on a talk and tour of her Edwardsville location this morning. ...
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"Find something that sets your heart on fire, then GO GET IT.” -- Sara Sanderson, Owner of Clean Eatz, led students on a talk and tour of her Edwardsville location this morning. ...

"Train people well enough so they can leave. Treat them well enough so they don't want to." - Richard Branson -- CEO was able to visit the dynamite father/son duo Alex Rosenberger and ...
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"Train people well enough so they can leave. Treat them well enough so they don't want to." - Richard Branson -- CEO was able to visit the dynamite father/son duo Alex Rosenberger and ...

In CEO and in life...there's no such thing as "senioritis."  -- The last six weeks of senior year of high school can mean many things for many different people. As our students hear ...
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In CEO and in life...there's no such thing as "senioritis." -- The last six weeks of senior year of high school can mean many things for many different people. As our students hear ...

Join us for our annual Edwardsville CEO business pitch competition! -- DATE: Thursday, April 7, 2022 TIME: 7:00am - 10:30am LOCATION: The Ink House -- Our CEO students have been hard ...
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Join us for our annual Edwardsville CEO business pitch competition! -- DATE: Thursday, April 7, 2022 TIME: 7:00am - 10:30am LOCATION: The Ink House -- Our CEO students have been hard ...

📣 ⚠️ REMINDER: ONLY TWO WEEKS LEFT TO APPLY!!!  ⚠️  📣 -- ✅ Flexible work hours ✅ Part-time schedule (10 hours or less per week) ✅ Opportunity to connect with community members and be ...
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📣 ⚠️ REMINDER: ONLY TWO WEEKS LEFT TO APPLY!!! ⚠️ 📣 -- ✅ Flexible work hours ✅ Part-time schedule (10 hours or less per week) ✅ Opportunity to connect with community members and be ...

Oh, happy day! -- This morning, CEO alumni Douglas Paul Villhard (Class of 2019) and Sam Lewis (Class of 2020) joined class. DJ, a junior at University of Dayton, and Sam, a sophomore ...
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Oh, happy day! -- This morning, CEO alumni Douglas Paul Villhard (Class of 2019) and Sam Lewis (Class of 2020) joined class. DJ, a junior at University of Dayton, and Sam, a sophomore ...

Suit up. Show up. Give it 110%.  This morning’s CEO visit with Barbers On South Main was a slam dunk. Students were able to meet barbers Blake Flener, Dylan Palmer and Eric Hoffman. ...
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Suit up. Show up. Give it 110%. This morning’s CEO visit with Barbers On South Main was a slam dunk. Students were able to meet barbers Blake Flener, Dylan Palmer and Eric Hoffman. ...

2022 Banker Day Recap! -- For the last several months, CEO students have been hard at work developing an idea...a business venture that they can launch by our May 1st trade show. ...
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2022 Banker Day Recap! -- For the last several months, CEO students have been hard at work developing an idea...a business venture that they can launch by our May 1st trade show. ...

2022 CEO National Pitch Competition -- This morning, Edwardsville CEO broke into 3 conferences rooms to join the Midland Institute for Entrepreneurship national Zoom call with over 140 ...
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2022 CEO National Pitch Competition -- This morning, Edwardsville CEO broke into 3 conferences rooms to join the Midland Institute for Entrepreneurship national Zoom call with over 140 ...

⭐️ You have to be WILLING and ABLE.  ⭐️ Wise people will seek out advice and ask for feedback. ⭐️ You build your personal brand with everything you do. Your choices, good or bad, can ...
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⭐️ You have to be WILLING and ABLE. ⭐️ Wise people will seek out advice and ask for feedback. ⭐️ You build your personal brand with everything you do. Your choices, good or bad, can ...

2022 Business Forecast Breakfast -- After a week-long break, our young entrepreneurs jumped back into CEO by attending the City of Edwardsville's 2022 Business Forecast Breakfast. ...
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2022 Business Forecast Breakfast -- After a week-long break, our young entrepreneurs jumped back into CEO by attending the City of Edwardsville's 2022 Business Forecast Breakfast. ...

Working behind-the-scenes of each CEO program is a group of dedicated, hard-working community members that serve on the Board of Directors. Edwardsville CEO is lucky enough to have 15 ...
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Working behind-the-scenes of each CEO program is a group of dedicated, hard-working community members that serve on the Board of Directors. Edwardsville CEO is lucky enough to have 15 ...