Social Economy

Personal development

Personal development is about improving yourself. You will be supported to identify your own strengths, abilities, values and perceptions of yourself.
Learning materials are presented in two different units, as follows:

migration and me

challenges and barriers for female migrants;

me being here n

understanding motivations;

my achievementsn

identifying skills;

my strengths n

appreciating strengths and attributes; n

The following self-directed learning modules focussing on introducing the social economy, and developing the practical skills to be able to capitalise on local opportunities:

– Module 5: What is the social economy – business models and opportunities

Module 6: Business planning and marketing for the social economy – including market research 

– Module 7: Finance in the social economy – exploring and securing alternative sources of funding

– Module 8: Bringing my idea to market – developing a business model canvas for the social economy