Meet Your Coordinator – Megan Jensen – Harbour Breton Community Youth Network

What is your name? 

Megan Jensen

What Youth Ventures site are you based out of? 

South Coast, NL

What are some of your favourite hobbies? 

Listening to music, reading, being with friends

What’s your favourite movie? 

Mean Girls

What is your favourite band? 

The 1975

What is your favourite restaurant? 

Boston Pizza

Do you have any pets?

 A cat named Axel, and a beagle named Jocko

What does entrepreneurship mean to you? 

Entrepreneurship is about the ability to take risks and think outside the box, while creating something you’re passionate about.

What is the coolest business you heard of? 

OceanQuest Adventures in St.Johns, NL. You can swim/kayak with humpback whales, view icebergs, etc.

What are you looking forward to most this summer? 

I’m looking forward to connecting with youth and creating more local businesses in the south coast region.

What are some interesting business opportunities you see in your region? 

There is so much natural beauty on the south coast, I think businesses such as tour guides would be successful. 

What do youth in NL need to know about Youth Ventures? 

Youth Ventures is a great program that can easily get your business up and running, while providing you with great mentors, information and resources. 

What is the most important thing people of any age who want to start a business need to know? 

It is important to remember that starting your own business is a process, and results take time. You need to be dedicated to your business!

How can people get in touch with you if they’d like to talk about starting a business?

Email or call 709-885-5448