Where to get skills for a successful startup, zakon.kz article.

2020-02-14 16:56:55

Saule Batyraliyeva told us how training in Business School helped her to launch her own start-up project.

Saule Batyraliyeva, mother of three children, start-upper and student of MBA of Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business told us how training in Business School helped her to launch her own start-up project.

— Summarizing this year I can say that it was very fruitful for me. I founded my start-up with the support of Astana Business Campus and having become a winner of incubation program got initial funding, — Saule shared.

About the project

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— Many parents want to develop their children in a flexible manner and our platform is a tool for them. They buy a single subscription UniPass, which allows them to try different clubs, hobby groups and classes. On our web site you can find information about clubs and leave an application, — Saule told.

About training

When Saule decided to continue training she had some plans to found her business however did not have enough knowledge. She selected MBA Program of NU GSB.

— I liked courses structure, topics and mainly School`s cooperation with Duke’s Fuqua School of Business. MBA program justifies my expectations — we are assisted in developing business skills and I learn all the material from the perspective of my project, let’s say in practice. First-class teachers deliver lessons, moreover, meetings with business experts, where they share their experience, are carried out on a permanent basis. I feel lucky to study with brilliant and motivated fellows; I found like-minded persons and set a valuable “networking”. Training in a business school gave me necessary practical knowledge and skills, which helped me to launch own business, — Saule said.

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