Tag: entrepreneurship

Girl Scout Finds Her Voice Through Cookie Program

During cookie season, Girl Scouts are not only selling delicious treats to customers and bonding with their sister Girl Scouts. They’re learning important skills, working toward their goals, and growing as individuals and with their troop. That’s what being a cookie boss is all about—unleashing every Girl Scout’s inner G.I.R.L. (Go-Getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader) while

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Get Ready for the Fall Product Program!

With summer winding down, troops are starting to plan for fall—when girls head back to school and kick off another exciting year with their sister Girl Scouts. A highlight of the season is the GSGLA Fall Product Program, which starts Sept. 29, 2017. This year’s theme is “Explore Your Dreams,” which the program certainly helps

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A Day of Impact

As the premier leadership organization for girls, Girl Scouts is committed to providing girls with a myriad of opportunities to build their skills, develop courage, and try new things. We’re also committed to connecting with community partners who share the same goals. Last month, our high-school Girl Scouts had an amazing chance to participate in

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Congratulations, Cookie Bosses – A Letter from Our CEO

Dear Girl Scout Friends and Family, One of the hallmarks of the Girl Scout Leadership Experience is our cookie program. Through the Girl Scout Cookie Program, the largest business entrepreneurship program for girls in the country, our girls learn the 5 Skills and gain confidence and initiative. The cookie program lays the foundation for a

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Future CEOs Compete at Startup Weekend

As Girl Scouts, we’re all about challenging ourselves, trying new experiences, and exploring our interests. Recently, dozens of GSGLA Seniors and Ambassadors participated in the first-ever Girl Scout Startup Weekend (held in partnership with Google for Entrepreneurs and Techstars). Ambassador Girl Scout Dagny S., who is also a Gold Award recipient, took part in Startup

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