- Approximately 95 percent of students agreed or strongly agreed that the skills they learned in the program would help them in their life and in business.
- 90 percent of students indicated that the skills they learned and experiences in the summer program would help them in school.
- Students reported an improvement in their communication and problem solving skills as a result of the program.
And, according to the report summary, "In addition to developing their communication skills, most students spoke about learning the importance of determination, persistence, being open to failure, and flexibility. Students often spoke about the important role of both persistence and passion, particularly given their perceptions of the difficulty in starting a business.”