I learned something...

Updated: Nov 23, 2020

Heya! My name is Rolian and I am a Grade 10 student at Unionville High School. Today, I had the pleasure to attend the Illuminate National High School Leadership Conference with over 170 students globally. Here is my blog which strives to highlight what I learned about collaboration, management, and executive thinking.

"A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way." - John C. Maxwell


My key takeaways from the opening keynote was that time is money. When we did the quiz about investing $1000 in Apple in 2010, I was shocked to find out that that value would increase into $15000 as time passed by. I learned that long term investing is much more effective than short term investing today.


If I were to create a business and I only had $5 in my pocket, I think my business would be a clothing company that delivers a box of outfits every month with a sub fee. I'm very passionate about getting my own job after the event. One thing that I would like to share to others is to believe in yourself and everything you do.


Our mission

We engage and empower the next generation of business leaders through experiential learning,

co-created with our premier business partners. 

Empower, Engage, Experience

Contact Us

  • Instagram
  • Facebook