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Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development I

Tue Mar 26

Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development I

Tue Mar 26

Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development I

Theme: Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development I

Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm CT

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This project examines the role of small business in driving sustained economic growth and prosperity and the skills necessary to achieve and maintain entrepreneurial success. Participants will explore business models that support small business growth and economic development to benefit local communities. Discussions and site visits will highlight the social, economic, legal, and political factors that encourage the development of private enterprise, including innovation, managerial skills, government incentives, the removal of barriers to growth, access to credit and venture capital, business incubators, and public-private partnerships. Participants will examine the significant growth of business opportunities created by the Internet, social media, and expansion of the global marketplace.

Countries visiting: Bangladesh, Belarus, Cambodia, India, Nepal, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Senegal, United Republic of Tanzania, Ukraine

  • About the event

    This project examines the role of small business in driving sustained economic growth and prosperity and the skills necessary to achieve and maintain entrepreneurial success. Participants will explore business models that support small business growth and economic development to benefit local communities. Discussions and site visits will highlight the social, economic, legal, and political factors that encourage the development of private enterprise, including innovation, managerial skills, government incentives, the removal of barriers to growth, access to credit and venture capital, business incubators, and public-private partnerships. Participants will examine the significant growth of business opportunities created by the Internet, social media, and expansion of the global marketplace.

    Countries visiting: Bangladesh, Belarus, Cambodia, India, Nepal, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Senegal, United Republic of Tanzania, Ukraine