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Senior Ali Lee, co-founder of Indigo Clothing Co., talks about her accidental journey to starting a popular clothing brand with her sister. (Photo by Ian Dickerman)

Local entrepreneurs share tips for success in the business world

Maya Demissie November 26, 2019

Business owners gave advice to aspiring entrepreneurs and spoke to students about starting a company during Entrepreneurship Day Friday, Nov. 22. Megan Mcelroy Rzeszutko, CEO and co-founder of Rhymella,...

FBLA students pose for a group photo. (Photo courtesy of Christina Zhao)

FBLA club competes in national competition

Maya Demissie September 13, 2019

Students in North’s Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) club took the first steps towards business careers by placing at nationals June 28 to July 2 in San Antonio, Texas. At nationals, junior...

Business program provides opportunities to develop financial knowledge, skills

Business program provides opportunities to develop financial knowledge, skills

Laura Schmidt-Hong December 8, 2017

Amidst the chaos of applying to colleges and considering their career plans, many high schoolers struggle to determine where their interests lie. In college, even, about 80 percent of students change their...

Entrepreneurship Day speakers share keys to business success

Entrepreneurship Day speakers share keys to business success

The Newtonite November 29, 2017

A-block By Sophia Zhou MIT graduate Samuel Shames, one of three co-founders of Embr Wave, spoke about his journey of designing a product and starting a business, during A-block Monday, Nov. 20 as a part...

Photo by Amy Morrill

Reality Fair provides students opportunity to simulate real life financing

Amy Morrill June 13, 2017

Students played a realistic “game of life” in the second annual Reality Fair, where they simulated budgeting their money and had the opportunity to win raffle prizes, during B-block May 19 in the SOA....

Photo by Joelle Sugianto

Women in Business Day's strong female role models share experiences, advice

The Newtonite February 17, 2017

G-block by Rose Skylstad President and CEO of Boston Children’s Hospital Sandra Fenwick discussed her career and advice on leadership for Women in Business Day during G-block this Friday in the auditorium....

Column: Working poses alternative to extracurriculars

The Newtonite December 3, 2012

by Connor Vasu In addition to participating in plenty of extracurricular activities such as sports, Theatre Ink and clubs, some students work after school. Working is a rewarding experience, and it teaches...

Column: School should host stock market game

The Newtonite October 5, 2012

  by Connor Vasu School's purpose is to teach students skills they can use later in life. Learning about the stock market, which affects everyone's life, is one of these skills. At Bigelow Middle...

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