NFE activities in practice: Participants’ led workshops

Hello Szklarska Poreba team! Our colleagues here Karel, Goran and José started the day with the workshop "Entrepreneurizer" that was about learning more about what means to be an entrepreneur, what are the desired qualities of entrepreneurs and how to obtain those qualities and needed skills . The structure of the workshop was very simple, … Continue reading NFE activities in practice: Participants’ led workshops

Introduction to toolbox idea and creating NFE activities for youth (un)employment and entrepreneurship

The activity that I am about to describe was one of the most wonderful workshops that I have participated in during this project. It all started when Bojan, one of our main trainers presented us a list with fields that had to be filled in. However, before starting to work on it, Bojan explained patiently … Continue reading Introduction to toolbox idea and creating NFE activities for youth (un)employment and entrepreneurship

Business development process: What is business plan and how to make one?

The day started with a beautiful energizer. The theme of the day was about the business development process. The trainer with power point presentation explained to us in a very interesting and illustrated way the various phases for creating a good business plan that can lead to success. We talked and shared stories about those who … Continue reading Business development process: What is business plan and how to make one?

Engaging with the EU platforms for (un)employment and entrepreneurship

After the group discussion which was focused on the personal reflections, identification of the advantages and the barriers of the EU platforms and funding schemes for employment and entrepreneurship, the participants were divided into five groups, each one responsible for covering different support and funding platforms for youth employment and youth entrepreneurship. The five platforms … Continue reading Engaging with the EU platforms for (un)employment and entrepreneurship

Coping with the consequences from the financial crisis: EU solutions, ideas and strategies

The first session on Saturday was devoted to the topic of employment within the European Union. The presentation was titled ‘(Un)employment in EU: EU strategies, policies and platforms for youth employment and youth entrepreneurship’. The trainer provided a global socio-political and economic context for the financial crisis from 2008, stressing it as the key event for … Continue reading Coping with the consequences from the financial crisis: EU solutions, ideas and strategies