More than 200 corporate ambassadors from 20 countries came Marburger entrepreneur Dr. Karin Uphoff as speaker in Brussels on 8 December to the Pan-European network meeting to Brussels, to exchange ideas and to develop strategies for the future. For Germany, the Marburger Erfolgsunternehmerin Dr. Karin Uphoff took part as a speaker. She had been selected by the European Commission as a role model, and can be invited to Brussels. Headed by the Belgian Minister for SMEs, freelancers, agriculture, science and research, Sabine Laruelle, discussed and presented theses and studies on the subject of women and entrepreneurship speakers from various European countries.
Besides the EU invited corporate ambassadors and other representatives from business and politics, numerous representatives of European media took part. We must fight to jointly ensure that work and family are more compatible. Ever more women and men take the right to have enough time for both to want to, all the more It is so simple and self-evident. This is in the face of demographic change”an important goal for our company, commented Dr. Karin Uphoff.
She considered six mother and successful entrepreneur as a role model for other women. On the recommendation of Marko Curavic, head of unit entrepreneurship”of the European Commission, had been invited them therefore to Brussels, to report their experiences and strategies as an entrepreneur. “” In the round Panel with representatives from Belgium, Ireland and Poland became clear: there is Europe-wide action! “programmes, easier lending, better childcare facilities, more social acceptance or even stronger moral support: there are many approaches, as the step to be an entrepreneur could be facilitated by women,” so Uphoff. In Germany, currently only every third establishment of full acquisition is carried out by a woman. Women must be even more courageous and believe in themselves. Take risks, just “go, fail, new try, succeed and enjoy him: that belongs to the enterprise to and all in all is wonderful”, that was their conclusion. With its award-winning PR and marketing agency operates Dr. Karin Uphoff nationwide for medium-sized companies and associations and ten employees. “European network of female entrepreneurship ambassadors”, the European Commission has the network of European network of female entrepreneurship ambassadors “launched last year in the life business, politics and society to raise awareness and to promote business start-ups by women. The EU corporate ambassadors are mandated to report in their regions through lectures, information days and mentor programs on entrepreneurship and inspiration to women and to become the courage also self-employed. The Marburgerin Dr. Karin Uphoff was appointed as one of the first to the EU company Ambassador.