Self-Employment

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The key to making business incubators work is specificity: design the program to assist the start-up and growth of specific types of business, in specific sectors and by specified means, in order to...
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A CEDO must encourage potential entrepreneurs to consider these key questions about their values, skills, and aspirations before the start of the business development process. (One of over 60 entries...
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In addition to the technical skills required for self-employment, these procedures and resources must support people as they change their identity and outlook from that of an employee to that of a...
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In the context of a community's human resource plan, the career planning program helps residents reflect on their skills, interests, preferred working environment, and the current labour market to...
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There are no gender differences in the processes of feasibility studies or market analyses. However, given patterns of male-dominated interaction, training and support specifically for women can...
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Youth entrepreneur programs encourage participants to explore their motivations, opportunities, and skills and offer training in the basic tools of accounting, feasibility research, and planning....
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'Hotdog Stand Economics' is what the Youth Ventures Program is all about - and a good thing too. This dirt-cheap summer self-employment program, an outport invention of the early '90s, has since won...