Entrepreneurship is a significant part of the economic growth, product improvement, and promotion of innovative technologies for a country’s labor market. Especially SMEs are the most important form of business organization in Europe. Many of these enterprises, mainly from the craft and artisan sector, employ around 1/3 of the European workforce. The craft company plays a fundamental role in people’s quality of life and it can have an impact on the stability and cohesion of society; it is undoubtedly an indispensable part of the future.
StartCraft is a 26-month project which aims to point out the training needs of craft entrepreneurs, develop and deliver training and practical entrepreneurship education among an innovative training course for the management of crafts businesses and will moreover, serve as a guide to solve the special needs for crafts entrepreneurs and nurture their business activities. StartCraft is a project that promotes a sense of initiative and entrepreneurship and refers to an individual’s ability to turn ideas into action and it includes creativity, innovation, and risk-taking as well as the ability to plan and manage projects.
Read the promotional brochure and learn more about the aim, objectives and the upcoming results of the project: