For the seventh time, the Nepalese Young Entrepreneurs' Forum (NYEF) has collaborated with the LEADER Project to organize a two-week workshop on business plan creation. The program, one of NYEF's primary initiatives, ran from April 19th to April 30th, 2021 aiming to generate many new business ideas through training.
Leaders is a student-led project of Western University's Ivey Business School, Canada that promotes economic growth through business coaching. This project seeks to assist entrepreneurs in the launch and/or scaling of new projects through a curriculum of case studies, seminars, workshops, and mentorship centered on business administration. On the final day, the participants of the program pitched their business plans to a panel of judges consisting of industry experts from Canada and Nepal.
30 students took part in total. The winning prize of the competition of the LEADER project was sponsored by NIC Asia Bank. NIC Asia Bank. - “A” class financial institution has been operating in the Nepalese financial market for over a decade and is one of the leading commercial banks in the country. The bank has carved a niche as one of the most progressive banks in the country.