An Overview of YCU’s 10-Week Program

YCU’s unique curriculum provides a roadmap to your personalized career path. We start the process with ten weeks of training in a small group with your peers. Our coaches are business professionals and experienced educators. We focus on your strengths, help you to minimize any challenges, and work together to explore and discover your interests as we guide you in unleashing your career.

Your Roadmap

The YCU ten-week program begins by identifying your
strengths and skills and developing your personal work readiness:

My Self

  • Assessing my strengths and work skills
  • Polishing my professional image
  • Managing my money
  • Managing my time
  • Making a difference
  • Staying healthy and safe
  • Developing my work readiness

My Company

You will learn the value of being part of a team at Mister Migs where you will be challenged to solve problems by leveraging your individual strengths and working together. You’ll learn to deal with work pressure, deadlines, and expectations in preparation for you first real job.  You will feel the accomplishment of taking on a challenge and successfully reaching a goal. By learning through doing, you will practice important transferable skills that will empower your career.

Exploring the basics of a business:

  • Workplace rules
  • Workplace pressure
  • Business lingo
  • Employer expectations
  • Teamwork at work
  • Operations
  • Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • Production
  • Sales

In addition, you get to:

  • Work alongside mentors
  • Tour various business settings

And finally, put your skills and ideas to work in your Discovery Practicum