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Guys here is the Solution of GDB, 

In question, Instructor asks for only 05 Points, so u should select only from out of 09 from the solution file and write it in your own words. 

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Despite the vast implication of a deep-rooted SMEs sector, the government of Pakistan needs to reprioritize and emphasis more on the development of SMEs to fully blow the potential and lead to economic progression. Following are some main points to be prioritize by govt to increase SME’s development in Pakistan:

  1. Legislative environment (there is no Regulatory Impact Assessment system in the country)
  2. Institutional framework (SME promotion, collaboration with Private sector, & Increase SMEDA outreach)
  3. Sectors development approach (Development of private sector)
  4. Access to finance (Credit Guarantee Scheme, Equity Participation Fund)
  5. Women entrepreneurship development (Start Your Business Program (SYBP), The Women @ Business Program (W@BP), Business Help Line)
  6. Youth entrepreneurship development (Industry Academia Linkages, Business Angels and Mentors Network, Business and Technology Incubation Service)
  7. E- enablement (web-based platforms, online business opportunities, value added services)
  8. Technical & vocational skills development (Implementation of the National TVET Policy, Public Governance and Management in TVET sector, Private Sector Engagement in TVET, Establishment of Life Long Entrepreneurial Learning)
  9. Ease of doing business (regulatory environment, Aligning policies)

The benefits young entrepreneurs can take by participating in such exhibitions are as follows.

  1. Always seeking high level of performance consistent with the possibility of achievement.
  2. He plans and thinks in the future. He anticipates possibilities that lie beyond the present.
  3. Irrespective whether the signals about his performance are good or bad, he draws his inspiration from the feedback.
  4. He exhibits a high level of energy than an finding out novel ways of getting task done.
  5. Entrepreneurs have remarkable skill in organizing work and people. They make objective selection of individuals in conformity with their skill in solving a specific problem.

MGT601 SME Management GDB 1 Solution & Discussion Fall 2019

Fall 2019

Gdb No. 01

SME Management (MGT601)

Due Date: November 27, 2019         Marks: 05

Topic: Entrepreneurship

Objective of the Discussion

The prime objective of this discussion is to understand the concept of promoting entrepreneurship.

Learning Outcomes

After attempting this activity students will be able to understand the role of entrepreneurial schemes in the development of SMEs.           

The State

Small Medium Enterprise (SMEs) play an important role in the development of the economy of any nation.  We live in the age of entrepreneurship and promoting entrepreneurship is the basic foundation of SMEs. The numerous public initiatives have also been launched across Pakistan to empower entrepreneurs with seed funding. Prime Minister of Pakistan recently launched “Kamyab Jawan, Youth Entrepreneurship Scheme” with the allocation of billions of rupees. In previous governments had also been taken the same sort of initiatives for young entrepreneurs with different names.  The required results are not satisfactory in comparison to the allocation of budget to youth entrepreneurial schemes.  

Point of Discussion (POD)

What sort of steps should be taken to meet the desired results of youth entrepreneurial schemes by the Government of Pakistan? Discuss at least five points.



For acquiring the relevant knowledge, do not rely only on handouts but watch the course video lectures and read the additional material available online or in any other mode.

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