Title B-PLAN Build Personal Labour Acting in Net
Project Number 504648–LLP–2009–IT–LEONARDO–LMP
Project Type Development of Innovation
Country EU-Centralised Projects
Marketing Text A lifelong guidance model for the entrepreneurial choice or the self-employment as informed solution to enter the labour market successfully!
Summary Economical situation and employment difficulties take to the consideration that business creation can be an answer to enter a satisfactory working position and to promote economical development. Incentive policies for enterprises support new potential economical actors, which are mainly youngsters, women, migrants and over 45. Technical assistance and support services mainly help individuals with the business plan elaboration, taking almost exclusively into consideration market, economical and financial aspects, without taking into due account personal and social dimensions, that play an important role for the business success. Our specific aims are: to provide updated tools to guidance operators, to support new economical actors in choosing self-employment solutions, rising the success chances of start-ups. Innovative aspects foresee: competences approach towards business creation (entrepreneurial key skills); adaptation of times, means and personal needs with the entrepreneurial idea (balanced growth); work on membership (team building); activation of entrepreneurial partnerships (mentoring & networking). Counsellors and advisors for technical assistance and support for business creation compose the main users’ group.
Description B-Plan proposal intends to test lifelong guidance pathways for the entrepreneurial choice, targeted to young people and persons over 45, disables or migrants, women and unemployed searching for accompanying services to support them in the integration in the economic life of the community through an independent work. B-Plan Guidance Model takes into account, on one side, the competitive scenario and, on the other, how to support adult people in a deep process of self-evaluation, analysing with them opportunities and barriers, empowering individuals through the decision making process and supporting them in the acquisition of entrepreneurial key skills and fostering their further education.
Recognition, transparency, certification
Open and distance learning
Utilization and distribution of results
Access for disadvantaged
Professional, Scientific and Technical Activities
procedure for the analysis and prognosis of the vocational training requirement
open and distance learning
material for open learning
Product information The two years project will provide the following products: background research reports, a prototype of the guidance model for entrepreneurial choice to be tested in the different partners’ countries, a full report of the testing phase and the publishing of an Handbook, supported by digital demo and the project website, where to launch a social network on lifelong guidance for self-employment solutions. All project outcomes and outputs will be available for downloading on the project website (on-going work).