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 January 24-26, Irina Gorelova held a seminar for mentors on cooperation with Environmental Entrepreneurship School alumni in Tankhoy settlement on the lake Baikal, on the invitation of Youth Charity Foundation ‘Rivaval of the Land of Siberia’.
On the 23rd of December, the representatives of the Mentoring Institute Boris Tkachenko and Ekaterina Geraskina held a “live lecture” on mentoring in entrepreneurship in the framework of the “Business Environment” entrepreneurship skills training programme by Sberbank Russia at the premises of ‘My Business’ in Smolensk.
Youth Business International (YBI) and Citi Foundation announced a new grant arrangement on youth business support in Europe. The “Youth Business Europe” partnership started in 2015 and has been providing aspiring entrepreneurs with an integrated package of financial and non-financial support for strengthening and development of their businesses.
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.