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Wednesday, June 21, I’ll be attending a workshop about the Program Romania Start Up Nation. We will be discussing tips and tricks regarding how to submit a project to this daring program. The meeting will start at 15:00 and will take …

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At the invitation of the National Council for SMEs, the U.S. Ambassador to Romania, HE Hans Klemm, visited Galati and Braila counties to meet entrepreneurs, local authorities, the mass-media and to open an American corner at VA Urechia library. The main goal …

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I had the pleasure to talk to high schools students about entrepreneurship, at the BookLand conference in Galati. Lecturing is an exciting experience!  

See you at Bookland!

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Friday, November 18, we meet at Bookland, at V.A. Urechia Library, from 14:30 – 16:30, to talk about business start-up. If you want to be ready to access start-up funding next year, it is a good idea to attend this …

 

The practice of funding business ideas based on a chart needs to stop!

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All the funding schemes for SMEs are now based on charts. The business plan is no longer important which is a major policy problem. This practice needs to stop and replaced with a system based on presenting reliable business plans.

 

The book, “100 Faces of Innovation,” has been launched!

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The book, “100 Faces of Innovation,” has been launched recently. It is the result of enormous work made by its 100 authors and coordinators. So, congratulations Mihaela Nicola and Marius Stoian! I write an article about participative democracy serving as foundation for …

 

The greed of the European Union led to BREXIT

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Apparently, the news that Great Britain will leave the European Union came as a shock to us and probably to most of the public opinion worldwide. Not so much for the British though, who seem to have gotten tired of the greed …

 

About the “little” leader

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I was recently invited to attend the conference Leaders with style, that is organized by The Association of Women Entrepreneurs from Romania, Galati Branch. It is a unique event, with guest speakers that can be role models and inspire anybody wishing …

 

Objectives as Vicepresident of the National Council of SMEs from Romania

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Probably the most important volunteer job that I have at the moment is Vicepresident of the National Council of SMEs from Romania. The member companies have together over 650,000 employees and a total return of over EUR 25 billion, that …