EKS – Entrepreneurship is the Key to Success

Implementation period: 01.10.2019 – 30.09.2021
Project number: 2019-1-DK01-KA204-060180


About the Project

The project’s aim is to develop relevant and high-quality skills and to support young adults, especially NEETs (Not in Education, Employment, or Training) in the ages between 20-35 in acquiring entrepreneurial competences to build entrepreneurial mind-set with special focus on professional skills needed for the future entrepreneurs that will be inevitable for tomorrow’s jobs. EKS project has social inclusion strategy, and therefore everyone interested in becoming a future entrepreneur is welcome to take part in the project.

This aim will be achieved through:
  • deepen research of detailed characteristics of training needs of young adults and skills needed for the future in area of entrepreneurship (complex problem solving, critical thinking, creativity, people management and coordination with others)
  • creation of a simulation game that allow to work innovatively on those 5 skills, in order to foster people’s participation in the labour market and make them play an active role in society and achieve personal fulfilment
  • creation of didactic handbook for using the game
  • wide dissemination and exploitation

Target groups:

  • young adults, especially NEETs in the age groups between 20 – 35
  • adult educators/facilitators including career advisers working in the non-formal education settings