How to start your own business – MARA


This education was created for the project “Employment club (Exercitatione)“, which was organised by Makarska Razvojna Agencija MARA, and was held from 11. – 14. 11. 2019. and from 18. – 20. 11. 2019. in total duration of 21 hours. Education was successfully completed by 15 participants who were given the certificate.

The topics were (in this order):

  • strategic planning which lasted for two days (SWOT analysis, SMART goals, GANTT chart),
  • essentialism,
  • financial literacy,
  • fundraising,
  • public relations
  • human resources.

The activities were mixed with a big group tasks, discussions, individual tasks, and a small group tasks.

At the end of the education, the trainer has done the evaluation and have asked the participants to state which topic was most important for them, and which was not important. The participants have stated the most important were the topics: essentialism, GANTT chart and fundraising, though they have not chosen one training session as not important.