It should come as no surprise that an educational nonprofit focused on growing the entrepreneurial mindset would have staff members with some pretty interesting side hustles. That’s certainly true at NFTE. Meet Nakeia Jones.
As highlighted in a new report released by the International Labour Organization, the jobs that exist today are not jobs that will exist tomorrow—and that requires 21st-century youth to be more flexible and innovative in their work.
As an NFTE student, New England alum Jennifer LaSala was bitten by the entrepreneurial bug, “I was all in the moment I stepped in class. I went home and read the entire NFTE textbook the first week of class. I always knew that I wanted to start a business.”