An important part of Wausau EGL Academy experience is the development of leadership skills. Merriam Webster defines leadership as the capacity to lead others. Leadership is an important part of Wausau EGL’s daily routine. Throughout your four years at Wausau EGL, you will focus on becoming a leader.
“EXPERIENCE IS THE BEST TEACHER, BUT THE TUITION IS HIGH.” ~NORWEGIAN PROVERB
Much like the Norwegian proverb states, you probably learned the most through your experiences. Wausau EGL offers many fantastic opportunities to gain experience. Most juniors will go on job shadows to local businesses throughout the year. The multiple experiences will give a broad view of the possibilities that may be of interest to you. Here is an outline of Wausau EGL’s Job Shadow Program.
In your senior year, you will have an opportunity to be an intern at a local business. Not sure what an internship is? It’s a chance to “test drive” a profession you are interested in. This experience is going to be invaluable in your quest to find your career calling. Check out where some of our students are interning now.