People in Need – a Czech Republic based non-governmental organization dedicated to development cooperation, delivery of humanitarian aid in areas of need, and human rights support – has long tradition of working in the Western Balkans. The current activities in Kosovo include assistance to people with disabilities in different forms as well as support to the inclusive education for children from the most vulnerable communities. Please see www.peopleinneed.cz for more information.
At this time, People in Need, with the support of European Commission, and in partnership with two local Civil Society Organizations, HandiKos and KAB, is implementing a 24 – month project with the overall goal of contributing to the transition of the most disadvantaged groups in the labor market from social assistance and economic dependence, to employment and self-employment opportunities in Municipalities of: Prishtinë/Priśtina, Prizren and Ferizaj/Uruśevac.
Objectives of the training:
To get the basic knowledge of what it means to be an entrepreneur: start up process, responsibilities, tasks, advantages and disadvantages
To get the basic idea of one’s motivation to become an entrepreneur
To assess the own entrepreneurial skills of the participants
To assess one own style of leadership and understanding of the consequences
To make an individual personal development plan by the entrepreneurs on knowledge and skills,
To be able to develop a Business Plan on its own
Topics to be covered:
1. Introduction to Entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial process
2. Business Environment
4. Marketing Research
5. Business Plan
Content (among others): motivation to become entrepreneur, development phases of a new company, entrepreneurial skills, management and leadership styles, financial sheets, team management, team entrepreneurship.
Upon successful completion of the training of People with Disabilities, 15 most successful trainees in the business training will be provided with small grants for self-employment, which they can use to start a new business or expend on existing ones.
If interested, please email your CV and short business idea to the following email address: email@example.com . No phone calls please.
The deadline for application is 28th of August 2015.
Link of Call is here.