Key Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Startup

Posted on March 9th, 2017 in Articles, Tips & TricksRespond to this post »

Being an entrepreneur is no cakewalk and you should be careful when you plan to start your dream venture. If you look at the world of business, especially at startups, young generation always tries to do something new in terms of business startup & hope for instant success. And we all know that there is no winning formula for success. More and more young people are looking to open a business. Without knowing the consequences, they make many mistakes. Here, the maxim holds true — failures are the pillars of success. Now, it is crucial for you to tread cautiously and not make any mistake so large that it becomes hard for you to bounce back. This is the... Read More »

ImproWise Your Enterprise

Posted on March 6th, 2017 in Archive1 Response »

Deadline: 15 March 2017 Open to: youth workers from Czech Republic, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia and Spain Costs: fully covered

Description

The aim of the project is to train youth workers to apply improvisational theatre as an innovative tool to increase the chances of youth entrepreneurship.

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To achieve the aim of the project, the following objectives have been set:

To develop soft skills of youth workers through improvisational theatre; To increase the capacity of youth workers by enriching their working methods with improvisational theatre; To improve the sense of initiative and entrepreneurship of youth workers; To provide an opportunity for sharing best practices focusing on using non-formal educational methods in the field of youth work to... Read More »

YouthActionNet Laureate Global Fellowship

Posted on March 1st, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 06 March 2017 Open to: young social entrepreneurs Fellowship: fully funded

Description

The Laureate Global Fellowship is a pioneering youth social entrepreneurship program working to redefine how young people lead change. Sponsored by Laureate International Universities, the Laureate Global Fellowship annually recognizes 20 young leaders who have pioneered solutions to urgent challenges in their communities and beyond. Fellows develop leadership expertise and deepen their impact through a dynamic, year-long learning experience, and join a network of nearly 1500 changemakers like them who continue to benefit from learning opportunities and connections throughout their social change careers.

Eligibility 18 – 29 years old as of October 1, 2017; Founders or co-founders of existing ventures with at least one year of impact; Fluent in English (applications must be completed... Read More »

Youth Entrepreneurship Workshop

Posted on February 15th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 March 2017 Open to: young leaders who want to contribute to their communities Venue: Amsterdam (the Netherlands)

Description

The Youth Entrepreneurship Workshop will take place in Amsterdam (the Netherlands) from 9th to 14th April 2017. Young leaders who want to contribute to their communities and learn more about youth entrepreneurship, are welcomed to apply. They will be offered workshops to introduce them to various aspects of the topic, with a special emphasis on how to move from theory to practice in the field of youth entrepreneurship and how to realize their own potential as a young entrepreneur.

Youth entrepreneurship is a popular topic for youth trainings and seminars. However, most of such activities are mostly focusing on the theory of... Read More »

Young Sustainable Impact 2017 in Oslo, Norway

Posted on February 15th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 5 March 2017 Open to: people from all countries between 16-25 years Benefits: all costs covered

Description

At Young Sustainable Impact, you will meet with other young professionals around the world to solve the Sustainable Development Goals set out by the United Nations.

An Earthpreneur is a person that wants to create a livelihood of helping the earth trough solutions, technology or organizations. You will work on one or more sustainable development goals through creating a startup.

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If you get chosen after the three application rounds you will commit to an innovation program from April until August. In a group of 5, you will choose which development goals you will like to help solve by creating... Read More »

Tours of Hope: Vienna Through the Lens of its Homeless

Posted on January 25th, 2017 in Articles, Mladiinfo TopicRespond to this post »

Facing the streets of Vienna with those who know them best. Shades Tours employ homeless people to guide and aware locals about the social issues of Austria’s capital.

     “When I was a student, I used to look at homeless as slobs who are able to work and simply don’t want to.”, says Robert, who was homeless for 3 years before starting to work for the company. Now he’s working in the sales force of Shades Tours because someone decided to give him an opportunity. “There are dozens of organizations working with homeless people in Vienna, but only Perrine replied. This opportunity changed my life and now I’m much more tolerant, humble and I got way more... Read More »

The 2017 YTILI Fellowship Program

Posted on January 24th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 6 February 2017 Open to: young entrepreneurs between 24 and 35 years old Fellowship: housing, meals, transportation and round-trip air travel for the Washington program, Professional placement and European Summit

Description

Young Transatlantic Innovation Leaders Initiative empowers young European entrepreneurs and innovators with the tools, networks, and resources they need to grow their enterprises and contribute more fully to economic development and job creation, security, and good governance in the region. YTILI is also a vehicle for building a transatlantic network of innovators that can contribute to an ongoing policy dialogue that strengthens the transatlantic relationship.

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In 2017, the YTILI Fellowship will engage up to 100 young European leaders in a series of professional... Read More »

Dance as a Tool to Train Entrepreneurship Skills

Posted on January 24th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 February 2017 Open to: youth workers from Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Romania, Spain and Portugal Venue: 4-13 March 2017, Viana do Castelo, Portugal

Description

The purpose of the Traning Course is to explore contemporary dance as a tool in youth work by personal experience, practice and physical training. We offer a practical, easy to follow process promoting participation and responsibility on individual and community level. Main focus is the development of creativity and entrepreneurial skills, in the context of local communities, NGOs, or small business initiatives and projects involving a larger number of people.

Program: 80-90% of the program is pure practicing and improvement, 8-10 hours of physical movement/day. Professional instruction and coaching is provided by... Read More »

University of Prishtina International Student Conference

Posted on December 23rd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 January 2017 for sending abstracts Open to: Bachelor, Master and PhD students from all over the world (aged 18-30) Venue: 3-4 May, 2017, Kosovo, Prishtina

Description

University of Prishtina “Hasan Prishtina” is organizing “International Student Conference 2017”. It will be conducted solely by its students with the support of the academic staff of the University of Prishtina.

The main purpose of the conference is to gather students from all over the world, to present and exchange their knowledge and experience, emphasizing their scientific knowledge. UPISC’17 will include around 80 students from all over the world. UPISC’17 calls for undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate students from the field of Economy, Law, Political Sciences, Engineering and Technical Sciences, Computer Sciences and other related areas (not... Read More »

G(irls)20 Summit 2017

Posted on November 30th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 8 December 2016 Open to: female, between the ages of 18-23 from G20 member country, Afghanistan, Pakistan, the African or European Unions, or the MENA region Costs: return economy air travel and accommodation will be arrangements by the organisers

Description

The 8th Annual G(irls)20 Summit will be held in Germany, the 2017 G20 Host Country.  While exact dates have not yet been set, they anticipate the Summit will take place in June 2017. Designed G20 style, the G(irls)20 Summit brings together one delegate from each G20 country, plus a representative from the European and African Unions, Afghanistan, Pakistan and the MENA region. During the Summit, delegates attend skills building workshops (entrepreneurship, financial preparedness, communications, digital literacy, leadership, etc.) participate in panel discussion with local and global experts, and then produce a communique... Read More »