Brandon House is committed to supporting the creative talents of artists, musicians and creative professionals on their journey to advance their careers; and we are dedicated toward strengthening the career and technical skills of underrepresented opportunity youth who are the next generation workforce. Brandon house offers master classes, internship opportunities, workplace skills training, and other business services to promote the creative economy in Arkansas
CREATIVE CAREER & WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT
This program combines arts-based enrichment, experiential career awareness, and academic learning experiences to provide opportunity youth and young adults with internships, financial literacy, job shadowing, 21st century workplace skills development, hands on experiential workplace learning in career pathways in arts, audio/music production, video technology, communications and film. Using the ACT Career Ready 101 curriculum, this program teaches career & technical education and 21st century workplace skills development to prepare youth to earn the Career Readiness Certificate in Applied Math, Graphic Literacy, and Workplace
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H.A.T.C.H. (HELPING ARTISTS TO CREATE HISTORY)
H.A.T.C.H. targets artists, musicians and creative professionals and offers a series of workshops, business resources and training experiences that focus on wealth building strategies entrepreneurship, promotion and marketing, financial literacy, and financial management strategies as a way for creative professionals to build generational wealth, achieve economic stability and cultivate a creative economy. New Program to be added.
"THE INDUSTRY" INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
Targets college students who are interested in gaining on-the-job training in various professions of the entertainment and performing arts industry and in working in various jobs in a multi-purpose performing arts venue. Internships will include opportunities to perform in professional settings, exposure to industry experience, expectations and standards, and preparation for the industry and opportunities to demonstrate learned skills. New Program to be added.
SMALL BUSINESS INCUBATION (SBI)
SBI offers business incubation services and resources to micro and small arts-based businesses with affordable shared office space, business incorporation, business training, and networking connections to accelerate the growth and success of micro and small arts-based businesses. New program to be added
"STACK THAT CHEESE" - FINANCIAL LITERACY PROGRAM
Targets middle and high school youth and educates on financial literacy principles on such topics as budgeting, saving, spending, investing, banking, generational wealth, borrowing, and financial goal setting. New Program to be added.