IBLF Russia mission is to enable the responsible conduct of business
with the aim of ensuring the stable and sustainable social
and economic development of Russia.
On September 15, Boris Tkachenko, CEO, Youth Business Russia (YBR) and Mentoring Institute, and Irina Gorelova, YBR Regional Coordinator and ScaleUp Programme Manager in Voronezh held seminars on mentor upgrade in the frame of ScaleUp and YBR programmes.
The joint project of Accenture Russia and IBLF Russia has been completed in August.
Thanks to this strategic partnership the large-scale work on support of budding and acting entrepreneurs was implemented in 11 Russian regions during 7 months.
On August 18, Rostov Startup Forum-2017 organised by the Ministry of Economic Development of Rostov Region was held at the premises of Under the Roof co-working (Municipal Centre for Entrepreneurial Development “New Rostov”).
On August 12-13, the IV Siberian Entrepreneurship Forum took place in Ruyan-city. Boris Tkachenko, CEO, Youth Business Russia programme (YBR) and Mentoring Institute, and Irina Gorelova, YBR regional coordinator in Voronezh and expert at Mentoring Institute held a session on youth business and mentoring development.
International Expert Robert Garvey (UK): Entrepreneurship as a Start in Life
Robert Garvey, international expert in mentoring, Professor at Sheffield Hallam University (UK) spoke at the workshop “Mentoring as Living rather that a Job” and shared his international experience in mentoring. The workshop took place on the 19th of May in Surgut.
- We will consider mentoring from different aspects, will review key skills and abilities of a mentor. Things are constantly changing and evolving and to be in the forefront one should be aware of the relevant information. Nowadays entrepreneurship is the only hope and way of survival for many people, since government owned companies can’t provide sufficient jobs. Entrepreneurship can give start in life and the earning capability.
Youth Business Success Stories, cooperation with Center-Invest Bank. Mentoring
The brochure “Youth business and Center Invest Bank, success stories. Mentoring” tells about the unique in Russia experience of cooperation between the bank and Youth Business Russia programme designed to provide comprehensive support for young entrepreneurs. Center Invest is the first bank that not only introduced a special credit proposal without mortgage or guarantee for young beginners, but organized training via the bank’s Financial Literacy Centre and involved the Bank’s key clients, experienced entrepreneurs, to act as mentors.
Bank helped young people to start doing business
Youth business development gained pace significantly in the recent 3-5 years. New economic environment calls for new generation of entrepreneurs – young, dynamic and modern people capable of being at the forefront of business, economics and public activity.
Maria Khristolyubova, Center-Invest Bank: “There were no delays in our credits repayment”
Advantages of working with ladies entrepreneurs, specific features of business crediting and other items covered in the interview given by Maria Khristolyubova, Corporate Client Deputy Director, Center-Invest Bank, to Bankir.Ru.
“Mentor: a Study in Legal Terms” comments by Boris Tkachenko and Nikolay Bulatov
The Day of Financier
The article covers certain legal aspects of mentoring in entrepreneurship. It can be helpful both for beginners and for practical mentoring experts, mentors and mentees.