04/07/2012

Dia Sud Med sets young entrepreneurs on their way

In Beirut, experts discussed starting up a business with ten audiovisual students

Grant Project Activities, Lebanon

From June 5 to 20, the Lebanese Academy of Fine Arts (ALBA) invited ten audiovisual students to discuss their business ideas with experts.

The event was held as part of the Euromed Audiovisual-supported Dia Sud Med programme.

Roger Khattar, auditor and certified accountant, discussed the legal ramifications of different types of companies, taxes, and social security.

Financial analyst Rabih Pierre Nassar analysed a project and its chances of success.

Marketing specialist Mazen Moussawer discussed promoting a business to a target audience.

Professional trainer Roland Najm stressed the importance of presenting oneself with conviction and charisma. 

He also helped students finalise their business plans on paper, before a final presentation.

 

Ghassan Koteit, coordinator of the Dia Sud Med project at ALBA

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