Women’s Innovative Business Incubation ZoneCourse Details

The project

The project involves migrant women or women with a non-Western background and with medium-high levels of education, in a training pathway aimed at enabling the acquisition and development of personal, transversal and specific competencies and skills necessary for their full integration and reintegration in the European labour market, thus generating well-being for themselves and for the society they live in.

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Course description

This course addresses the needs migrant women or women with a non-Western background and with medium-high levels of education, that would like to exploit the potential of entrepreneurship to participate equally in the economy. In this regard, they shall develop their competences in the following areas:

  • Entrepreneurship & Social Entrepreneurship
  • Sustainable Development
  • Business Planning
  • Innovation & Social Innovation
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Financial Management
  • Leadership & Communication
  • Legal Issues, Funding Opportunities, Support Structures
  • Creativity
  • Critical Thinking
  • Networking
  • Problem Solving
  • Prioritization, Organization

Learning goals

  • Understand the key principles and concepts of entrepreneurship, social entrepreneurship, and sustainable development
  • Develop skills in business planning, financial management, marketing, sales, and legal issues
  • Learn strategies for innovation, social innovation, and creativity in entrepreneurship
  • Develop critical thinking skills for problem-solving and prioritization in a business context
  • Learn effective leadership and communication strategies for entrepreneurial ventures
  • Understand the importance of networking and building relationships in entrepreneurship
  • Explore funding opportunities and support structures available for entrepreneurs
  • Develop cultural competency skills for working with diverse communities
  • Learn strategies for overcoming common barriers faced by migrant women and women with a non-Western background in entrepreneurship
  • Develop confidence and self-efficacy as entrepreneurs and create a business plan for a sustainable and socially impactful venture

Who can take this course

Learners’ profile

The course is aimed at women with a non-Western background or migrant women who have medium to high levels of education and are interested in pursuing entrepreneurship or social entrepreneurship.

Learners’ background knowledge

Learners should have a basic understanding of business concepts, although this is not required. Basic computer skills are required, such as the ability to use email, navigate the internet, and use productivity software like Microsoft Word and Excel.

Participation prerequisites / special needs

No prerequisites. The educational environment (MOOC) is accessible through a personal computer or a tablet, both connected to the internet.
WINBIZ (UA)

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Course start date: 17 Feb 2024
  • Enrolled students: 233
WINBIZ (RO)

WINBIZ (RO) WINBIZ (RO)

Course start date: 25 Jan 2024
  • Enrolled students: 1
WINBIZ (IT)

WINBIZ (IT) WINBIZ (IT)

Course start date: 6 Apr 2024
  • Enrolled students: 31
WINBIZ (MK)

WINBIZ (MK) WINBIZ (MK)

Course start date: 16 Jan 2024
  • Enrolled students: 3
WINBIZ (DE)

WINBIZ (DE) WINBIZ (DE)

Course start date: 13 Jan 2024
  • Enrolled students: 41
WINBIZ (PT)

WINBIZ (PT) WINBIZ (PT)

Course start date: 15 Feb 2024
  • Enrolled students: 56
WINBIZ (EN)

WINBIZ (EN) WINBIZ (EN)

Course start date: 31 Aug 2023

summary

  • Enrolled students: 3
WINBIZ (EL)

WINBIZ (EL) WINBIZ (EL)

Course start date: 29 Nov 2023
  • Enrolled students: 64