Unleashed are a new Young Enterprise Scotland franchise company running within Kibble Residential and Secure School.Having been through a practical learning programme with YES delivery officers, Unleashed developed their business and settled on a wide range of products such as baby essentials, flower planters, bird boxes, soap and bath bombs, dog and cat treats, sweets, Easter goods, candle holders, toiletry sets and bracelets.Unleashed made a fantastic £200 at their Easter fare and re-invested some of their money back into products for their summer fare. Now, as the programme comes to end, Unleashed have totalled up their profits and have made an impressive £330.Some of the students said:
'I have really enjoyed the course. It has given me the opportunity to not just be part of a group but to make friends."
'The course has gave me confidence and self-achievement"
Mentor Brian said:
'I have really enjoyed the experience of being a mentor and have gained lots of new skills and it has also helped me gain other qualifications.'
Arch-Rivals are another new Young Enterprise Scotland franchise company which is also running within Kibble Residential and Secure School.Arch–Rivals built up a product range which included soaps, candles, baby gifts, mother's day gifts, bath bombs, bath crystals and toiletry sets.
Having made a profit of £200 at their Easter fare they decided to re-invest the money back into products for their summer fare. At the end of the programme, Arch-Rivals made a total profit of £150 with a stock valuation of £70.Some of the students said:
'It gave us confidence, I was really nervous before the presentation but I'll never forget it. I'm buzzing."
'I gained new skills and good knowledge of running a business"
Our Vision is for Scotland to be a place where all young people are given the opportunity to have a rewarding future in work and life - no matter where they start their journey.
Our Mission is to inspire and equip young people, irrespective of their background, to learn, develop and reach their full potential through enterprise education.
In everything that we do, we will work with the following values: Integrity, Enthusiasm, Creativity & Collaboration.
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