As an entrepreneur in Finland - experiences of entrepreneurs with immigrant backgroundWhat makes an immigrant become an entrepreneur? What things prevent his business from succeeding? Is entrepreneurship a good way to integrate immigrants? How do the official services work? Think tank Magma has commissioned a study on the matter.In this publication event the researcher MA Katja Bloig...For more information go to http://ec.europa.eu/ewsi/en/events/details.cfm?ID_ITEMS=41587Adams Sali, Erottajankatu 15-17, Helsinki, Finland
As an entrepreneur in Finland - experiences of entrepreneurs with immigrant background
(Communication - Finland - Multilingual) (Unofficial translation)
Begin04/06/2014 - 10:00
End04/06/2014 - 12:00
Venue Adams Sali, Erottajankatu 15-17, Helsinki, Finland
What makes an immigrant become an entrepreneur? What things prevent his business from succeeding? Is entrepreneurship a good way to integrate immigrants? How do the official services work? Think tank Magma has commissioned a study on the matter.
In this publication event the researcher MA Katja Bloigu goes through entrepreneurs points of view on their problems and possibilities. The interviews have been done in different parts of Finland and the immigrants represent different nationalities and professions.
As an outsider an immigrant entrepreneur sees a possible market niche and does things differently than others. He might succeed because of his personal attributes and his toughness. Or he might fail as an entrepreneur, because he doesn't know how things are run in Finland.
Also representatives of authorities and entrepreneurs with immigrant background talk in this event. Both Finnish and English languages are used. A light breakfast is served. Registration open til 2.6.2014.
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