QUESTION OF THE DAY
10pts daily, due by the end of class.
Every day, class will start with a "Question of the Day". You should do your best to write a complete response (25 word minimum) to the question and EMAIL it to me. If you aren't sure about what to write, please ask! No credit will be given for late QODs, unless you were absent that day.
Monday, October 8: What makes somebody an ENTREPRENEUR? What role do entrepreneurs play in our economy?
Tuesday, October 9: Today is our second BPA 2Tuesday. Today, we’re working on Torch Awards! What is this and what are your goals?
Wednesday, October 10: What is an “Elevator Pitch” … and why should everybody have one for themselves?
Thursday, October 11: Most of the businesses that we know are corporations. So, what exactly is a CORPORATION?
Friday, October 12: What types of STRATEGIES do companies use to grow and expand their business? Give examples.
Monday, October 15: Our third quiz is tomorrow! What do we need to review today to get ready for tomorrow?
Tuesday, October 16: What are some of the CHARACTERISTICS of successful entrepreneurs?
Wednesday, October 17: Today, we’re working on Competitions. What do you think the benefits of participating in BPA competitions might be …?
Thursday, October 18: Yesterday was your first day of competition prep. What did you think about the event you chose?
Friday, October 19: What makes a business idea GOOD? What qualities does a successful business idea have?
Monday, October 22: High and Low of the Quarter: What was your favorite thing in FiFo this quarter? Your least favorite? Why?
Tuesday, October 23: No QOD - Assembly
Wednesday, October 24: No QOD - Exam
Thursday, October 25:
The website links below are useful resources for any and all finance topics.
Yahoo Finance: //finance.yahoo.com
Google Finance: //finance.google.com
Market Watch: www.marketwatch.com
Investopedia (Info): www.investopedia.com
Finance Freak (Info): www.financefreak.com
Teen Analyst (Info): www.teenanalyst.com
Choose to Save (Resource): www.choosetosave.org
Manilla.com (Resource): www.manilla.com
Mint.com (Resource): www.mint.com
Treasury Direct (Resource): www.treasurydirect.gov
Tax Information for Students (Resource): //www.irs.gov/individuals/students/index.html
Ohio Society of CPAs: www.ohiocpa.com
American Institute of CPAs: www.aicpa.org
Start Here, Go Places: www.startheregoplaces.com
Feed the Pig: www.feedthepig.org
360 Degrees of Financial Literacy: www.360financialliteracy.org
Fast Company: www.fastcompany.com
Inc. Magazine: www.inc.com
Young Entrepreneur: www.youngentrepreneur.com