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Mastering Entrepreneurship: Opportunities for Expat Spouses


The program Mastering Entrepreneurship: Opportunities for Expat Spouses is a 5-day course aimed at expat spouses who have the ambition to start a company in the Netherlands. You will work on your business idea and receive all information needed to develop the idea towards a start-up. This course offers you a great start of your new company in the Netherlands.

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Setting up a business is a realistic option to make use of your talents, to build a network, and have the flexibility to combine work with private life. Start off your entrepreneurial journey in the Netherlands with this hands-on course.

Mastering Entrepreneurship: Opportunities for Expat Spouses in short

  • Start: 2 November 2017
  • Investment: € 2,249
  • Duration: 5 full day sessions
  • Location: Tilburg

    Why should you attend Mastering Entrepreneurship: Opportunities for Expat Spouses at Tilburg University?

      • This course helps you realize a great start of your new company in the Netherlands. After finalizing the course, you have an understanding of:
        • The business environment (legal affairs and regulations, business culture) in the Netherlands;
        • Mission, vision and development of entrepreneurial strategy;
        • The personal characteristics of successful entrepreneurs;
        • Market positioning of products and/or services;
        • Financial plan for realizing the ambitions.
      • This course contributes to the economic, social and personal value of the participants.
      • The course consists of five practical and interactive sessions, led by experts in the field of entrepreneurship. Each session will have a distinct theme to help you build your new business in the Netherlands.
      • The approach of the training is hands-on, in collaboration with experienced trainers and mentors who work in the field. The practical and interactive setting of the training not only allows you to learn from the trainers but also from your fellow participants.
      • All funds will be invested in funds for academic research and (international) scholarships. In this way, your participation will contribute to a better Tilburg University.

      Program Mastering Entrepreneurship: Opportunities for Expat Spouses


      The course consists of five practical and interactive sessions, led by experts in the field of entrepreneurship. Each session will have a distinct theme to help you build your new business in the Netherlands.

      Dutch business environment and field expertise - Prof. Josette Dijkhuizen

      Date: 2 November 2017

      Business idea and personal competencies - Prof. Josette Dijkhuizen

      Date: 3 November 2017

      Finance & Accounting - Jan Kerkhofs

      Date: 30 November 2017

      Financial Plan - Jan Kerkhofs

      Date: 1 December 2017

      Organizational affairs, tax system and legal forms - Han L'Ortye

      Date: 8 December 2017

      Read more about the experts in the information leaflet (pdf).

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      Practical info Mastering Entrepreneurship: Opportunities for Expat Spouses

      Locations

      Mastering Entrepreneurship: Opportunities for Expat Spouses will be held in Tilburg.

      Time schedule

      This program comprises 5 full day sessions.

      Costs

      This course offers you a great start of your new company in the Netherlands. For participation in this course, an investment of € 2,249.00 is required. The tuition fee includes all course materials and fieldwork expenses but does not include lodging expenses.

      Your profile

      Applicants should have the ability to function academically and professionally at Bachelor’s level and should have an adequate level of spoken and written English.

      Teaching methods

      To stimulate the transfer of knowledge the training will consist of a combination of interactive lectures, individual assignments and group assignments.

      General terms and conditions

      Registration

      You can register for this course only by filling out the online registration form on the website. You will immediately receive a digital confirmation. Your registration is complete if you have been admitted and have paid the course fee.

      Course fee

      The course fee is payable within 14 days after receipt of the invoice. No VAT is charged for this course.

      Changes

      Tilburg University reserves the right to change parts of the course in the event of unforeseen circumstances or recent developments. You will be informed of any changes as soon as possible.

      Cancellation

      Cancellation by a course participant needs to take place in writing. If you cancel in writing not later than four weeks before the first course day, the course fee will be refunded. Tilburg University reserves the right to cancel the course if an insufficient number of participants have registered.

      Evaluation

      After every course day, the course participants will be given an evaluation form. It is very important for the further development of the post-academic courses to receive the course participants’ feedback through these evaluation forms. The information obtained will be used as much as possible in organizing and designing future courses.

      Complaints

      The course participant can report any complaints to Tilburg University in writing. The complaint needs to be described in detail. Complaints do not suspend the obligation to pay the course fee. If the complaint is upheld by Tilburg University, the course participant will receive a reduction of the course fee.


      Contact us

      If you require more information about Mastering Entrepreneurship: Opportunities for Expat Spouses, please feel free to contact us:

      Josette Dijkhuizen

      Academic Director

      Prof. Josette Dijkhuizen

      info@josettedijkhuizen.nl


      Joanne Taminiau-Cook

      Program Coordinator

      Joanne Taminiau-Cook

      j.taminiau@tilburguniversity.edu

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