“Youths are the assets of our nation” is a rightly said statement. In this program we focus on conducting workshops on entrepreneurship for youths in colleges. This is a platform to educate, mentor and help young professionals to realize their potentials, discover their natural entrepreneurial talent and use that to make a career for themselves. They get to learn various aspects of a business and the step by step process of how to go about setting it up. Few topics that are covered are: Innovation, Ideation, Planning, Business plan canvas, Design thinking, marketing, selling, communication skills for marketing, and how to go about starting your own venture.
Youthpreneurship sparks an entrepreneurial and leadership spirit among the youths. This will empower them to innovate and create new solutions for existing problems. The program consists of many activities and challenges which allows individuals to work in teams.
Participants also learn the importance of becoming a campus entrepreneur and what are the kind of services or products they can sell being a campus entrepreneur. We believe that entrepreneurship is more than just a game of luck: it can be taught! Through Youthpreneurship we help in developing a better understanding of skillsets and mindsets required for prospective entrepreneurs.
Youthpreneurship is targeted at youths between the age of 19yrs – 23yrs. The program is offered in a 1-2 days workshop conducted within the campus. Through the program youths will learn how to create an entrepreneurial edge which is not only about coming up with new technologies but a complete knowledge of how and why they need to start a business.
Through the program individuals will learn how to:
- Identify business opportunities
- Do market research
- Identify customer problems
- Define a business model
- Build an early stage team
- Create a business plan
- Prepare market strategy
- Learn how to identify and target customers
- How to go about investment
The program will also benefit colleges in the following ways:
- Increased participation of students within the campus.
- Creates campus entrepreneurs
- Increased achievement and higher rates of progress within the campus.
- Improved communication skills among students.
- More participation in co-curricular activities within the campus.
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Program assessment: Our program is designed to be very interesting and interactive for the youths. Students will not be required to take notes, or have any kind of paper work. Since the program is offered in the form of a workshop with various activities, the best business plan/business idea delivered at the end of session will get a certificate from InnovSmart.
VindhyaShree – Masters degree holder in Technopreneurship and Innovation from NTU, Singapore and Stanford Univeristy, USA. She is a highly motivated individual with quality entrepreneurial experience.
Mana Mohan R – Masters degree holder in Supply chain Management from EM Normandie, France. Holds MBA in marketing and B.E in Computer Science Engineering. He is a self motivated person with a high passion for entrepreneurship.
Cost: Our cost for the workshop is 1500/- for an individual if it is a 1 day workshop and 2000/- for an individual if it is a 2 day workshop.