Hours for learning: 6 -8
Aim: To develop social entrepreneurial QEAS which are relevant, sustainable and supportive of their business plan and business idea i.e. what QEAS do they need to be successful in their social enterprise venture.
Learning Objectives: - Learners’ awareness of QEAS will be raised. - Learners’ understanding of the relevance and importance of QEAS within the context of social entrepreneurism will be introduced. - Learners will practically develop relevant QEAS through activities and relate them, through evaluation and discussion, to their business plan and idea. - Learners will identify areas of future professional development in QEAS to support their business plan development.
Have you ever heard about QEAS? QEAS (Qualities, Experiences, Attitudes and Skills) is fundamental to business success and your students should know about it on their path to business creation. This paragraph provides you with information about QEAS which you can explain to your learners.
Example & brainstorm questions
Here, your students will reflect on QEAS of successful social entrepreneurs. Some examples of these entrepreneurs are already provided, but you can also come up with your own.
Subquestions for learner
What about your students’ QEAS? How well are their QEAS developed in order for them to start their own social enterprise? Present them with these questions and they will have some QEAS food for thought.
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