Entrepreneurship and Initiative
A learning community can be driven by a strong focus on entrepreneurship for different groups of citizens, especially if the community needs to create new market and job opportunities. The private sector should be directly involved in such initiatives.
A new and interesting driver of emerging learning communities is the entrepreneurship approach.
In this context innovation is needed and promoted everywhere: in energy, in social life, in education, in technology – and even in the form of community based innovation.
As a relatively new and innovative driver, entrepreneurship is likely to cause certain threats to learning community initiatives:
If, on the contrary, entrepreneurship is re-interpreted in the context of a learning community, it offers a wide range of opportunities, such as:
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