The Young Entrepreneurs Living & Learning Community is a highly selective opportunity to take an active role in engaging yourself in life in Copenhagen while building your entrepreneurial and leadership skill set. This is your ideal LLC if you are a self-directed student who wants to learn more about what it takes to be an entrepreneur in an increasingly globalized world.
You do not need to have a business or economics background to live in this house. DIS encourages students from all majors to apply, creating a dynamic community. You just need to have great ideas and a desire to explore your own entrepreneurial and leadership talents!
Entrepreneurship LLC Highlights
- Improve your understanding of different approaches to and practical aspects of entrepreneurship through meetings and discussions with young Danish entrepreneurs
- Explore your own leadership skills – to manage and inspire others in business, you need to know yourself!
- Reflect on the differences between the venture start-up environment in the U.S. and in Denmark through active engagement with the Danish entrepreneurship community
Examples of Entrepreneurship LLC Activities (may vary each semester)
- Weekly team building events held at the Young Entrepreneurs LLC where you’ll be challenged in teamwork and to reflect on own strengths and weaknesses solving various practical tasks
- Meet local young entrepreneurs and hear how they have found success in the local Nordic food culture
- Engage in discussions with local Social Entrepreneurs about their current projects and take lessons home for your own volunteer work back on your campus
- Take advantage of opportunities to meet with and even assist new Danish start-ups to gain real-life insight into the realities of being an entrepreneur