Title: Impact study of the RURAL ENTREPRENOR project
Abstract: The research was conducted in May 2012 on a sample of 360 people who participated to the end in management training courses and business consulting activities. An additional 15 in-depth interviews were conducted. The study aimed to evaluate the activity of regional consultants of the National Foundation of Young Managers, the activity of the central team of experts and teachers, the usefulness of learned theories, advice and managerial advice received, the quality of teaching materials, relationships with other participants, changes among employers. involvement in the project. A monitoring of the appearances of the information about the Rural Entrepreneur project was carried out in the written and audiovisual press. The study also presents an evaluation from the perspective of the team of experts involved in coordinating the activities.
Keywords: managerial education; rural entrepreneurship; management consulting;