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Community On Demand

Community On Demand Digital Media Network

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NEXT Steps Online Academy

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NEXT Steps Small Business Incubator

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Digital Badge & Skillcoin Rewards System™

The Pop Shop

The Pop Shop E-Commerce Marketplace

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STEM Direct Youth Staffing Services

We Make Every Achievement Count! 
7 Steps That Guarantee Success

The Community On Demand digital learning ecosystem uses financial literacy, blockchain technology, entertainment and entrepreneurship to bridge the communications gap between the business and education communities. 

Our growth process helps our Partners In Education use their innovative ideas as impact solutions to meet the needs of their local communities while using technology platforms to market and sell their products and services to global communities. 

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NEXT Steps Digital Badges

Transforms knowledge, skills, and achievements into digital credentials that empower individuals to capture opportunities and organizations to measure impact.


STEAM Investigative Process

Increases the impact of corporate philanthropy, captures the imagination of young people, and enhances student mastery of and interest in STEAM disciplines.


The CoD Investment Club

Provides self-investment tools that create great opportunities for students to gain real-world investing experience and become familiar with the financial industry.


The Pop Shop

Cooperative marketing that procures resources and solutions guided by “customer obsession, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence & long-term thinking”.

Outside Factors

Service-Learning Projects

Provides students with real-life work experiences where they can apply academic and technical skills and develop their employability.


Partners In Education

Establishes an organic relationship between schools, volunteers, groups, nonprofits and for-profit businesses in order to support and enrich the education of young innovators.

Individual Attention

Service Goals

A framework that identifies 27 key competencies within six levels of achievement that are recognized as essential in preparation for successful employment.


Online Training Academy

A robust learning experience that provides courses, quizzes, certificates, user accounts, and downloadable reports.

STEAM Content

Small Business Incubator

Provides a customizable eCommerce platform for building your team, training program, curriculum and business online while strengthening your STEAM skills.

21st Century

The CoD Trading Card Game

Hosts events that create brand partnerships, broadcast platforms, and distribution channels to stream and promote content created by digital badge earners.


Skillcoin Rewards & Trade Points

Offers exciting user engagement tools that use the social web landscape to connect achievements in e-learning to entrepreneurship

Inquiry & Hands-On Learning

STEAM Career Pathways

Prepares digital badge earners for the world of work by introducing workplace competencies in a hands-on context.

Under-Represented Groups

STEAM Direct Pipeline

Captures and reports how digital badge earners integrate core academic knowledge with technical and occupational skills to prepare for post-secondary education and the workforce.

Staff & Volunteer Capacity

Partnership Plans

Provides the capacity, expertise, and network to help create, launch, and expand apprenticeship programs

Let’s Create The Perfect Solutions For Your Learning Program

YES! I’m ready to integrate the Community On Demand digital learning ecosystem into my existing STEAM education curriculum, financial literacy, young entrepreneur, leadership training and community outreach programs.

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The NEXT Steps Youth Entrepreneur Program is an award-winning intermediary workforce development program that specializes in creating community engagement strategies for STEAM education initiatives.