Print ISSN: 2204-1990

Online ISSN: 1323-6903

Keywords : Women Entrepreneurs


Women Entrepreneurs of Rajasthan: Decoding Managerial Skills

Dr. Ritesh Kumar Singhal Dr. R.Sudha Dr. Somanchi Hari Krishna Dr. Kavita Chordiya Dr. Amit Sinha Dr. Namrata Acharya

Journal of Contemporary Issues in Business and Government, 2022, Volume 28, Issue 4, Pages 1482-1498
DOI: 10.47750/cibg.2022.28.04.115

Employment has been an obvious marvel in the development of new women entrepreneurs. Men or women are equally endowed with psychological and physical abilities along with managerial abilities that are essential for being a successful entrepreneur. Women are certainly not inferior as many of them are ready to undertake the various type of work if opportunities are provided (Singh N. P., 1985). Nearly a decade back, the International Labour Organization (ILO) 1998 World Employment Report characterized the informal sector in the following words: "Informal units comprise small enterprises with hired workers, household enterprises using mostly family labour, and the self- employed. Women entrepreneurship development can be identified by the motivation amongst women, knowledge and awareness, skill enhancement and training, Decision making and Risk-taking abilities. The objective of the paper is to identify the major challenges and cultural and economic barriers faced by women entrepreneurs in Rajasthan that creates a hindrance in the growth and development of Women entrepreneurship

Financial Inclusion: The Road Ahead for Women Entrepreneurs

Vishnupriya Hymavathi Karlapathi, Dr. Sireesha Nanduri

Journal of Contemporary Issues in Business and Government, 2022, Volume 28, Issue 4, Pages 1626-1638
DOI: 10.47750/cibg.2022.28.04.130

An entrepreneur is an individual who tries to utilize the maximum available resource to attain maximum gain. Entrepreneurial behaviour is often motivated by a variety of factors, including a desire for personal achievement, a goal for financial gain, and a motive to help others. Countries worldwide have understood the importance of entrepreneurship and provided opportunities to women to  start ventures that improve the country's economic growth and raise living standards. According to National Statistical Office (NSO), 2021, the literacy rate in India is  77.75%, the male literacy rate is 84.70%, and women with 70.30%. Women contribute 48.36% of the Indian population, but participation in economic activity has declined to 16.1% due to the COVID crisis. In this paper, we tried to explore the significant challenges that Women Entrepreneurs faced during the world's major pandemic, COVID-19, and propose the suggestions that would help create the policies that allow women entrepreneurs to consider the uncertain effects faced during the pandemics