Women Buck the Trend in Sri Lanka and Become Entrepreneurs
To achieve economic empowerment, women entrepreneurs in Sri Lanka yearn for a successful career. They also help their families, and the country, prosper. Women entrepreneurship can contribute to a country’s development process in a number of ways.
At an individual level, it creates employment opportunities for women. Women seek entrepreneurship for many reasons. While some women start a business based on an idea or innovation, or due to an unsatisfactory experience as an employee, others are compelled to start their own business due to ‘forced unemployment’ – either from a layoff or due to lack of marketable skills.
Whatever the reason, entrepreneurship empowers women.
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Posted by: Laurel Delaney