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Event TitleEvent Description

Building a Successful Marketing and Sales Strategy

Building a Successful Marketing and Sales Strategy

The session on “Building a Successful Marketing and Sales Strategy” was organized on 30th September 2015 in the Ibtikaar VC Room by Roshan Seebaluck The aim of this training session was to emphasize the importance of Marketing and its pivotal role in helping to transform the entrepreneurial activities of SMEs into effective and competitive businesses, irrespective of their size

Making the Leap from Employee to Entrepreneur

Making the Leap from Employee to Entrepreneur

The Founder Institute organized a session on “Making the Leap from Employee to Entrepreneur” on September 12, 2015 at the ICT Institute Conference Hall. The aim of this exercise was share and hear the stories, tips, and best practices of those who left their jobs to pursue their own startup company. The main speakers included seasoned and experienced entrepreneurs in Kabul namely (1) Ahmad Fahim Didar, Founder and CEO, Aghaez Business Consulting, (2) David Fox CEO / Founder, Afghanistan (3) Zakia Wardak, President, Z Plus Group. Each speaker shared their entrepreneurship journey including the benefits / challenges transitioning from employee to an entrepreneur. The event attracted around 60 participants including young graduates and new start-up businesses.

ICT project management mentorship

ICT project management mentorship

Ibtikaar is currently hosting workshop on ICT Project Management Course for new startups.. This training has been designed based on training needs assessment and skills gap analysis of Private Sector Enterprises. The uniqueness of this competency-based training is that it directly focuses on the skills shortage identified during the analysis. The training programs are all practical and focused on skills building. After graduation, the graduates will be able to perform in their jobs more technically and professionally. The employees and job seekers will gain necessary techniques, competencies and practical skills. The sessions are scheduled from 6th to 24th September 2015

Business Plan Session

Business Plan Session

The Incubator Expert made a presentation on Business Plan preparation to the newly joined startups at Ibtikaar on 2nd September 2015 at the Ibtikaar Conference Room. The aim of the this session was to familiarize participants with the importance and tools required to prepare a business plan. Effective business planning is critical to an entrepreneurial company's long-term success and its ability to raise capital and grow successfully. Business planning is the process of setting goals, explaining the objectives and then mapping out a document to achieve these goals and objectives. A well-written Business Plan lays out the best growth path and strategy, as well as the rationale for the selection of the strategy over other alternatives.

Orientation Session for new Start-ups

Orientation Session for new Start-ups

The Ibtikaar team organized an orientation session with all the founders and co-founders of approved project on Wednesday 2nd September 2015 at Ibtikaar. The aim of the session was to familiarize the incubatees and pre-incubatees with Ibtikaar policies, procedures and support provided to incubatees. The start-ups are involved is developing the following project :- Human Resource Management System, IT Outsourcing, Classified Ads portal, Real Estate Portal, Financial Management System, Ticketing facilities for government services.