The New York Leadership Academy is back in session! In Brooklyn, 75 high school students gathered for orientation from schools, City Polytechnic High, Susan S. McKinney, Park Slope and Opportunity Charter. The students heard from a wide array of motivational guest speakers who spoke on each of New Look’s four pillars, Talent, Education, Career, and Service: […]

The Usher’s New Look Atlanta Leadership Academy recently heard from a brilliant guest speaker, Javier Farfan. Javier blew the youth away when he spoke about his background and his super cool position at Verizon, The Vice President of Cultural Marketing! “His job is basically to tell Verizon what’s hip and cool so that their marketing […]

Spring break means job shadow week at Usher’s New Look! To kick it off, our Atlanta Academy students (high school) got the opportunity to hear from three interesting Hawk’s staff members about their careers and the journeys they took to get there. They heard from Eric Platte, Director of Ticket Sales, Jaryd Wilson, Social Media […]

Last Saturday, at the Usher’s New Look Atlanta Leadership Academy, 9th through 12th grade students were exposed to a lesson on professional development led by The Winner’s Circle (TWC), a group of young professionals who offer mentoring services to under-served youth throughout the Atlanta community. TWC kicked off the day with our students with a discussion […]

On Friday, thanks to our partners Feld Entertainment, Phase 3 Marketing and Chick-fil-A, Johnathan Lee Iverson, the first African-American Ringmaster in 129 years and 15 year Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Baileys Ringmaster, came to the Usher’s New Look office to speak to our Atlanta high school Leadership Academy students about how to follow their […]