As Entrepreneurs

Have you decided to start your own business or have you just started one?

Do you want to improve your company’s visibility in Europe by hosting a Young Entrepreneur?

CESIE actively contributes to enhance professionals’ entrepreneurial know-how, through cross-border and cross-sector exchange opportunities to provide new or aspiring entrepreneurs with a chance to learn from experienced entrepreneurs. Being able to look at the market as a resource and undertaking initiatives to support other young people in their search for job opportunities is a priority for us and for Europe.

CESIE is involved for the third time in the European programme Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs (EYE), a cross-borderexchange programme which gives new or aspiring entrepreneurs the chance to learn from experienced entrepreneurs running SMEs in other European Union countries.

As an official EYE “Local Contact Point[i] for the STARTUP – Start, run and grow your business project,CESIE is ready to support both new and host entrepreneurs throughout the exchange experience - as the EYE programme offers the new entrepreneurs an opportunity to work side by side with expert entrepreneurs in another European country for a period of 1 to 6 months.

CESIE can assist you during the application process, helping you to identify and establish a successful relationship between the new and the host entrepreneurs as well as providing feedback and support in the business plan preparation.

Don’t miss the opportunity to Start, run, and grow your business!
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[i] As EYE “Local Contact Point” CESIE aims at supporting:

  • NEW entrepreneurs who are willing to start their own business or who have started it not more than 3 years ago;
  • EXPERT entrepreneurs willing to enhance their professional experience and to increase their company’s visibility in Europe.

The exchange of experience takes place working in close contact with an experienced entrepreneur, helping the new entrepreneur acquire the skills needed to run a small firm.

The host benefits from fresh perspectives brought to his/her business by the young entrepreneurs, and gets the opportunity to cooperate with foreign partners or learn about new markets.

Whether you are a new or highly experienced entrepreneur, the EYE programme can offer strong added value to your business.

Possible benefits include exchange of knowledge and experience, networking opportunities across Europe, new business relations and/or market opportunities abroad.


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