The Management Support Institute (MSI) is a non-profit organization that works to support business start-ups, small and medium sized enterprises and individual entrepreneurs to create competitive, sustainable and professional enterprises, able to manage viable growth and achieve organizational goals.
of MSI is to coach and support entrepreneurs to create competitive, sustainable and professional enterprises, able to manage viable growth and achieve organizational goals.
We support our beneficiaries to efficiently use resources, invest in their own development, be competitive on domestic and foreign markets and take better care of their clients and employees thus contribute to improvement of the overall socioeconomic climate and the development of society as a whole.
of our work is to contribute to poverty reduction, social cohesion and the development of a knowledge based society, by fostering entrepreneurial spirit and building the capacities of current and prospective entrepreneurs, creating a supportive business environment, facilitating equal access to business support for all, and promoting fair competition and ethical entrepreneurial culture.
of MSI is that it becomes a visible and recognized “one-stop-shop” for managers and entrepreneurs, especially those in the start-up phases of their business ventures, and a strong resource and partner for international development organizations. MSI provides easily assessable and customized business services delivered in a professional and ethical manner.
The work of MSI is founded on high quality standards and its programmes exert over 90% of success in reaching stated objectives. Its relationships with clients and stakeholders are based on the utmost confidence, respect, ethics and professional integrity, treating beneficiaries as active partners in the process of capacity building and development.
MSI provides excellent conditions for work in a competitive environment, while respecting its employee’s need to lead and balance a fulfilling and quality personal life thus maintains vast level of retention of highly motivated and skilled professional staff.
MSI is to cover the existent gap of access to management consultancy services for business start-ups, micro and small companies, offering quality management consultancy services with no or minimum client participation fee. For entrepreneurs running established medium sized enterprises it will provide services at minimum price adhering to its non-profit nature and further distributing its earnings to support the primary target group of woman and young entrepreneurs and business startups.
Therefore, the MSI approach will be threefold
- Support the development of business and entrepreneurial skills and culture in current and prospective entrepreneurs;
- Provide consultancy services for micro and SME to develop and deliver strategic plans, improve operational effectiveness, cut costs, access finance and employ in innovation and internationalization;
- Raise the awareness of relevant stakeholders for the need to create more supportive business environment as key condition for social cohesion and poverty reduction.
The founders of MSI are successful women entrepreneurs, making Women Economic Empowerment the underlying motivation for this non-profit venture.