Development programs need to offer enough support and assistance to their target rural communities. Even though educational, health and infrastructure programs are essential, it is rural enterprise development that is considered the main channel for development. Helping locals sell their products and services will enrich the entire community.
This ‘research-based’ training Course addresses the planning and management needs of development projects in rural communities. Managers, leaders and development workers will gain essential knowledge of effectively managing enterprise development projects.
This Course will provide you with:
- Rural context definitions
- The spatial characteristics of villages
- Key principles for rural-based enterprise development
- SWOT analysis for rural enterprises
- Methods of rural market linkage
- Business management and teaching principles for rural development
- Potential issues in rural enterprise development including cross-cutting
Who Should Attend
All members involved in community projects or enterprise development programs will gain substantial knowledge by taking this Course. NGO and NPO management, CEOs, business owners and project managers all stand to improve their existing skills to make their projects a success and aid the development of rural enterprises.
- Rural economy contribution to national economy
- Business cycle and its application in rural enterprises
- Small enterprise management
- Networking issues and team approach in rural concept
- Common types of businesses in rural context
- Business inception support strategies
- Marketing management for rural enterprise
- Financial management for rural enterprise
- Supply chain and customer care for rural enterprise
- The role of microfinance institutions in rural enterprise development
- Asset management in rural enterprise
- HRM for rural enterprises
- Practical Work on cases and scenarios
- Linking rural markets to regional markets and further
- Applying standards of quality at a rural context
- Supply chain and value chain management
- Practical group exercise
- Business vision building for rural communities
- Conflict resolution
- Resource management
- Community forum management
Course Fees vary based on location, topic and dates of the course. Please contact us to get details. Standard course fee includes:
Course Fee does not cover
What Participants Receive?
If you require support in managing your trip to the course destination, we can provide you with information or arrangement. Travel management will be done by third party service providers and any discount will not apply on travel expenses.