Entrepreneurship: A Social Culture

Entrepreneurship has become one of the most important areas in which new economic activities are created through research, development, production and distribution of innovative products and services. These processes have resulted in an increase in the success rate of pilot projects that contribute to improved economic development and job creation, through developing integrated training systems, supporting and providing entrepreneurs with information and data, evaluating and developing individual skills and capabilities, and providing extensive advice, consultations and guidance at a large scale to apply their knowledge and innovations.

It is therefore necessary for governments to instill a culture of entrepreneurship in their youth through various programs and activities, awareness-raising activities aimed at developing entrepreneurship, capacity-building and the development of specialized competencies by following the latest and most effective methods of promoting a global entrepreneurial culture.

This will only happen after spreading awareness among the various government agencies of the importance of entrepreneurship. This is to ensure that the society as a whole adopts the concept of entrepreneurship and works to disseminate it among young people, stimulate the culture of entrepreneurship in society, and define the role that conscious entrepreneurship plays in the growth of developed societies and make them top nations, so as to be ahead of major economic achievements, is remote to themselves and their countries from underdevelopment and the sticking to the bottom.

Entrepreneurship culture

The spread the culture of entrepreneurship in accordance with a vision of the future aims to motivate young people to set up startups that contribute to building a qualitative economy capable of entering the Arab and international markets.

It is therefore a priority for governments to promote the culture of entrepreneurship and free-lance, innovation and development among young people, women and people with special abilities, allowing those wishing to apply and learn some entrepreneurial skills, to spread entrepreneurial culture among them, to encourage them start new creative projects, to enhance their sense of creativity, to encourage all ambitious talents at different fields, to instill a spirit of honest competition, to cherish noble principles and values, to build confidence, to enrich society with new ideas, to transform societies from backward underdeveloped societies, which have a weak economy,  into leading developed ones, guiding nations in a manner that elevates their people and increase their economic gains.

Means of spreading the culture of entrepreneurship

The means of spreading the culture of entrepreneurship include the development of the curricula specialized in the promotion of a culture of self-employment, the provision of the necessary skills to start businesses in both schools and universities, the preparation of a clear investment map to direct investments towards industrial, commercial, service, agricultural and information technology investments. In addition to these, there is the need to provide the demanded business incubators as to encompass startups, all technical and financial support for them to grow and move towards the local and global market; to achieve further progress and success at all levels.

Universities and education institutes can play a central and pivotal role in changing our lives by qualifying their students to create new ideas, come up with productive entrepreneurial opportunities and innovate small business entities by introducing entrepreneurship into the education system. Universities also contribute in the establishment and refinement of the building blocks of a healthy society that builds its economy, develops internal trade and maximizes commodity and service exports. The national balance of payments is, thus, adjusted to lead the entrepreneurs themselves and their home countries to further economic growth.

The dissemination of a culture of entrepreneurship requires the creation of entrepreneurs, instilling the concepts of entrepreneurship and leadership skills in them, educating them about the mechanisms of innovation, and mastering the transformation of opportunities into projects, after which they become a source of further achievements. This will only happen if they feel the enthusiasm needed to develop themselves and elevate their homelands, and if they have a serious desire to succeed, excel, be at top ranks all the time, and work to advance their home to a sublime position, where it can realize more economic successes.

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