- Connecting Business Leaders with Future Leaders
- Inspiring Dreams with Real Experience
- Understanding True Leadership Under a Mentor
Canterbury-Bankstown is known as a blue-collar LGA. Many of our youth don’t realise what the professional world can offer them, or the myriad of opportunities that are available to them. This is why the Canterbury Bankstown Chamber of Commerce has started this Initiative: CEO for a Day!
STAND AS AN EXAMPLE
LEARN, ABSORB, BE INSPIRED
Local business leaders, CEOs, and community leaders will volunteer 3 days across 3 terms to mentor an aspiring Year 10 to 12 student interested in their field.
Year 10 to 12 students will shadow their day and walk in their shoes, broadening their horizons, inspiring new ambitions, and letting students have a taste of what work in the professional world might look like for them!
CEO for a Day is designed to tackle the three foremost concerns that students have when they think of work. These are:
By joining our program and being mentored by a leading professional in their field, students not only learn skills and gain experience, but they also connect to the current local professionals in a field of their choice in their local area, honing their interests and bolstering their confidence and future opportunities.