Martin Luther Christian University (MLCU) in collaboration with PRIME Meghalaya conducted an entrepreneurship promotion program titled “Can I be an entrepreneur?” at PRIME Startup Hub on the 13 th of December 2022 where the alumni of the university – Gerald Samuel Duia, founder, Duia Trailblazers and Marianki F. Hadem, founder, Eco Recyclers, who have taken up entrepreneurship as a career choice spoke about their entrepreneurial journey, the importance of addressing entrepreneurial problems and creating solutions and creating a sustainable strategy for their startup.
There were 40 participants who attended the programme. They actively participated by asking questions and clearing their doubts with regards to entrepreneurship. Shri. Jefferson Rani, Manager, EPDP, PRIME also spoke about the various support mechanisms that can be availed through PRIME. He also stressed on the importance of networking and connecting with other entrepreneurs in order to expand a business.
The participants were encouraged to take up entrepreneurship as a career choice and to not only opt for government jobs and that they can always approach PRIME with ideas.