Monday, 20 November – Sunday, 26 November 2017
Irena Valantine (Facilitator) – Natasa Sfiri & Jutta Pauschenwein: Moderators
Learning objectives: You will
- understand characteristics of a successful entrepreneur,
- experience the process of developing a functional team,
- identify the distinctions between leadership and management,
- apply the concepts of Emotional Intelligence in workplace roles.
Description: This week is designed for those who plan to start, or who have already started their own business. Who wants to know what it takes to be successful as an entrepreneur will find real-world applications and solutions to the every-day challenges of owning and running a business here. Athletes will learn the essential attributes of an entrepreneur and the stages one goes through in taking the seed of an idea and growing it into a successful business.
Video – Irene explains her week
Week 5 gives ideas about the essential attributes of an entrepreneur and insights into the differences between effective leadership and management.
Insights from a professional athlete from Lithuania
Introduction to successful entrepreneur and team leadership
To know how to lead the business requires specific competences. In this week we will support you in gaining an insight into the essential attributes of an entrepreneur and experience the process of developing a functional team.
Effective leadership and management
During this week you will get practical insights into the differences between effective leadership and management by exploring the concepts of Emotional Intelligence in the workplace and determining how to identify and develop human capital – the lifeblood of every business.