Nurturing the thought leaders of tomorrow
For many families the Christmas holidays are now but a distant memory as we fall back into the routine of school runs, after school clubs, and weekend activities. There is no shortage of ‘things to do’ and ‘places to go’ to give our children opportunities and experiences to expand their horizons, and develop skills, but what part does ‘doing nothing’ have to play in a hectic family life? read more
Young Entrepreneurship - raising money, raising aspirations
Raising money in whatever way whether through sponsorship, table-top sales, or running a marathon, teaches young people a very valuable lesson – you have to work hard for what you want. But, Lorraine Allman asks, what role does raising money have in raising the aspirations of young people, and how can crowdfunding in particular support aspiring young entrepreneurs? read more
U+ LAU+NCH Event: The start of of a young person's creative journey
Young people from local schools had the opportunity to witness creative peers in action at the U+ LAU+NCH event which Lorraine Allman from Enterprising Child supported as a panellist and guest speaker. read more
Let's get young people Crowdfunding
We recently caught up with Lorraine Allman, author of Enterprising Child, to hear her thoughts on getting young people crowdfunding and enabling them to take their creative ideas forward. Lorraine is also mum of our most famous crowdfunder yet, Dylan, at only seven years old!. read more
Top tips on MyKidsy
Listen to author Lorraine Allman talk on BBC Radio Wales about writing Enterprising Child and why it's important to start nurturing enterprising spirit in our children as early as possible. Available to download in two parts, here and here.
Introducing Enterprising Child
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