Business Orientation Project (BOP)

Grade Levels:

Identify the Skills & Character Traits Needed!


of the participants are able to identify character traits (Accountability, Integrity, and Conscientious) that are tied to post-secondary and career success.


of the participants are able to identify the skills (Academic Discipline, Initiative, and Critical Thinking) required for college admission, persistence, and graduation.

Are You Ready to Join the Workforce But Not Sure Where to Start?

During Business Orientation Project (BOP), local business leaders and educators who have partnered with Kelley School of Business lead, inform, and inspire CLD’s young entrepreneurs to start developing their future business plans now. 

Students will learn about:

  • Resume and cover letter writing
  • Professional workplace conduct
  • Building a personal brand
  • Financial literacy skills
  • Professional writing skills
  • Interview skills
  • Business lunch etiquette

Through hands-on learning activities and interactive presentations, students will be able to ask business professionals questions, resolve workplace challenges, gain tactical knowledge to apply in the workplace and classroom, and build a robust network with professionals who are looking for future CEOs or business partners.

Spring 2023
Program Information

11 Sessions Held Once A Week:
January 13 – March 23, 2024
Saturdays, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Program Location:

Program Fee:
*Program fees are non-refundable

Mandatory Orientation:
Saturday January 13, 2024
10:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Eligible Participants:
10th-12th Grade CLD Alumni (Graduates of CLD’s SD/CE)

Registration closes
Friday, January 12, 2023.

Registration Closed