Youth Entrepreneurship Building Skills
This statement “youth is the future of every nation and inheritors of the earth tomorrow.” stands true in every sense. When a country has a healthy youth population, you will find the country making headway in terms of overall development and progress. A country with a high ageing population and lower youth population has a lot of problems to contend with that can slow its growth.
The world today has transited into a ‘Technology Era’. Technology has enabled progress in all fields and all societies. The technological revolution has changed the face of lives of people bringing healthcare, information and connectivity to even the most remote areas that were hereto isolated.
Globalisation has brought countries together and created the entire world market. We are seeing a lot of changes in the international political map of the world. Countries are beginning to show determination to move from the old age monarchies and dictatorial regimes towards democracy.
ESI Youth Entrepreneurship Program®
The ESI Youth Entrepreneurship Programs help public schools and students gain a solid understanding of entrepreneurship and the benefits of entrepreneurship that the schools have to develop and implement for their students and youth community. With the distinct education system and culture of Vietnam, the ESI Institute of Management helps public schools in Vietnam develops some fundamental frameworks and programs based on the framework of Global Youth Entrepreneurship as the first phase of its ongoing research on this education issue.
Different Types of Youth Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship is an outcome of a lot of factors including values, beliefs, attitudes, innate spirit, inborn leadership, and influence of the environment, family, skills and many more. Therefore categorization of Youth Entrepreneurs can also be classified into several types based on various factors.
Youth Entrepreneurship Building Skills
Leadership is not only a born talent but can be acquired through learning and training too. An ideal entrepreneurial training and studies should include subjects like Entrepreneurship Awareness Building Skills, Entrepreneurial & Personal Empowerment skills, Business Planning, Business Management as well as Personal Empowerment skills.
Building Youth Entrepreneurial Culture
Creating and building a Youth Entrepreneurial culture in society calls for a two-pronged strategy: building awareness and initiating the Youth into the concept of Youth Entrepreneurship is by investing in Entrepreneurship education e.g. Entrepreneurial and Management studies at all levels of education.
Youth Unemployment and Causes
Youth unemployment is being recognised as one of the problems that could grow into global proportions in the coming years causing social and economical problems for the societies. Youth entrepreneurship is looking at alternative methods of creating employment opportunities, global recognition on a sustained long term basis for Youth entrepreneurship.
Together Creating New Jobs and Increasing Employment Rates!
The ESI Youth Entrepreneurship Program® (YEP®) is a resource to help youth in Vietnam benefit from high-quality and effective comprehensive global youth entrepreneurship programs adopted in many countries around the world. The ESI YEP® outlines a process for tailoring global programs of YEP to meet the varying needs of students and youth throughout Vietnam. With ESI YEP® resource, social workers and educators can learn to use specific data to identify the unique needs of youth entrepreneurship and design a comprehensive youth entrepreneurship program to meet those needs of youth. The ESI YEP® recognizes and emphasizes the important roles of the entire society, educational and school community, including principals, school counselors, teachers, parents, students, and local communities.
Youth entrepreneurship has an impact on social as well as cultural and economic progress of the society. Building an environment that promotes creativity and provides opportunities for entrepreneurship calls for multi-pronged strategies implementation and involvement at all levels including government, industry, political, social as well as educational sectors. Working towards Youth Entrepreneurship programs can help solve as well as avoid a lot of problems that are currently staring at the countries and pave way for a better future and progressive societies world over.