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Business Leadership Academy
Apply for Summer 2016

For High School Juniors with:

  • Cumulative GPA Above 90
  • Demonstrated Leadership Skills
  • Excellence in Public Speaking

Email LeadershipAcademy@mercy.edu for more.

Or Call 914.674.7482 with questions.

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2016 Sample Agenda

MONDAY - Professional Development

  • "The Saint, Hero, and Professional"
  • Matching Your Personality to Your Career
  • Personal Branding Speeches
  • Evening Pool Party

TUESDAY - Team Building on Nature Hike

  • Communication
  • Cooperation
  • Perseverance 
  • Self-Reflection

WEDNESDAY - Career Exploration Day

  • "The Big Idea" - Careers in Entrepreneurship
  • "The Money Masters" - Careers in Finance
  • "From CFO to CIA" - Careers in Accounting
  • "Super Bowl Ads" - Careers in Marketing

THURSDAY - Corporate Visits in NYC

  • Goldman Sachs
  • MTV/Viacom
  • Federal Reserve
  • Bloomberg, Inc.

FRIDAY - Leadership in Action

  • Career Panel and Q&A
  • How to Give a "Ted Talk"
  • Student Presentations
  • Graduation Ceremony

Summer Dates for the Academy are:

  • June 12 - June 18
  • June 26 - July 2
  • July 10 - July 16
  • July 24 - July 30