A Training of Business Management: SMEs Development and Empowerment in East Java

The Service Center for Community Empowerment Development (P4M) under the coordination of Brawijaya University Institute of Research and Community Services (LPPM UB) is working in collaboration with PT. Danareksa (Persero) in conducting a partnership program and community development.

In related with the program, P4M held a “Training of Business Management: SMEs Development and Empowerment in East Java” on Tuesday and Wednesday, June 6-7th, 2017 at Meeting Room B, Gedung Layanan Bersama 6th Floor.

This training was opened officially by Head of LPPM UB, Prof. Woro Busono assisted by Head of P4M, Arief Hoetoro, Ph.D. The first agenda was a Memorandum of Understanding signing between PT. Danareksa with LPPM UB and also 17 SMEs as the tenants of PT. Danareksa for 1st period of 2017-2019. It was attended by Head of Corporate Secretary of PT. Danareksa, Fattah Hidayat.

The training materials were 1) SMEs Management by Mangku Purnomo, PhD., 2) Marketing Management by Sugiasto, MT., 3) Online Marketing by Muhammad Faiz, 4) Legal Aspects and Business Agreement by Siti Hamidah, MM., and 5) Financial Management Application by Dr. Sumiati.

The closing agenda was business and administration sharing by P4M team. By having this sharing, hopefully, the SMEs could overcome the problems by applying the study of business management theory. Next, P4M would monitor the empowerment of tenants in using the business capital aid.