Encouraging youth entrepreneurship

One of the challenges we must face, is how to not destroy the creativity and the imagination of the new generations. It’s the sad truth, that as we grow up, we lose the power of believing that we can change the world. One of my favourite quote, that leaded us in our first steps of … Read more

Promoting the Startup Ecosystem

There are so many reasons why someone starts his own business. Freedom of decision, economic rewards, being independent. All these are the benefits for smooth sailing. But what about the rest of the time, when things with your business are not going so well, or you need help? This is when, where the power of … Read more

Co-working spaces

The road of entrepreneurship is a lonely walk. Ethical problems, know-how problems, complicated decisions that you hadn’t needed to make up until now, sadness, disappointment, unlimited hours in front of a laptops screen and insomnia nights! So, what would happen if there where some places where you could find help to get over many of … Read more

Founder of GloVo speaks up about Incubators and seed finance

Incubators: “A business incubator in business speak is a company that helps new and startup companies to develop by providing services such as management training or office space.” Seed Finance: “Seed money, sometimes known as seed funding or seed capital, is a form of securities offering in which an investor invests capital in exchange for an equity stake in the company.” As on organisation (GloVo) we grew up through … Read more

University & Startup cooperation

The greek Startup ecosystem has evolved a lot over the past 6 years. Back at that period, Startup was an unknown word for the Greek reality that only tech geeks in Silicon Valley knew – Greek stereotypes. The current reality is totally different and most of its development is based on Universities’ approach over this subject and / … Read more

Promoting startup communities

“If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?” Every startup has double impact. Firstly, the impact of the aim of the project. Simultaneously though, it is an example in how a team of people who decide to work together to reach a mutual goal, can really … Read more

Encouraging youth entrepreneurship

They say that “You can’t use tomorrow’s battles with yesterday’s mindset”, and that’s the reason it’s more crucial than ever to encourage the new generation to be more active with entrepreneurship and lead this race. First of all, we have to agree that entrepreneurship is not for everyone. It’s not just the enjoying the success … Read more

Soft skills and experiential education, huh?

A simple, but wise phrase: “learning by doing”. Sometimes, we need to do something in order to understand its meaning. Sometimes, we need to fail in order to learn from our mistakes and be ready the next time. Experiential education is certainly not something complicated. It’s cooking a burnt omelet, it’s nailing with a hammer and succeeding not to … Read more

Questionnaire 2

Mouad B., Male, Age 15-20 1. Are you currently enrolled in a study program?  YES, I’m enroll at “Ecole 42” a school started by the founded of FREE telecom in France a. If yes, what is your field of study? First year computer science 2. Using your own words how do you define Entrepreneurship? I … Read more

Questionnaire

Hamza B., Male, Age 21-25 1. Are you currently enrolled in a study program?  YES a. If yes, what is your field of study? First year Master degree in Health Product Management & Marketing 2. Using your own words how do you define Entrepreneurship? I define entrepreneurship Exiting adventure full of teachings, learning and growth … Read more

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