How will EU look after French, Dutch and German Elections and what will be the implications for Youth Entrepreneurship?

Speech by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, and Marianne Thyssen, Member of the EC in charge of Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility during the plenary session of the Belgian Federal Parliament. Date: 21/02/2017   Reference: P-033722/00-03. © European Union , 2017   /  Source: EC - Audiovisual Service.

This article was exclusively written for the Sting by Mr João Malhadeiro, member of LisbonPH, the Junior Enterprise of Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Lisbon. Mr Malhadeiro is affiliated to the European Confederation of Junior Enterprises (JADE).  JADE is a cordial partner of The European Sting. The opinions expressed within reflect only the writer’s views and not The European Sting’s position […]

EU-US relations on the dawn of the Trump era

Krisztian Ivan is doing his BSc in the University of Brighton on the Business Management with Economics course. He was a Business Development Manager in his Junior Enterprise and he also have experience in running an SME and trading stocks and other instruments. Therefore because of his previous experience he became the Treasurer of the 2017 team and also responsible for the Private Cooperation and Legal department (donaldjtrump.com)

This article was exclusively written for the Sting by Mr Krisztian Ivan, Treasurer of the European Confederation of Junior Enterprises (JADE).  JADE is a cordial partner of The European Sting. The opinions expressed within reflect only the writer’s views and not The European Sting’s position on the issue.  After the 8th November, when the results of the US presidential election became […]

TTIP: why it is worth not to pull the covers over your head?

Cecilia Malmström, EU Commissioner responsible for Trade. Date: 09/11/2016   Reference: P-032907/00-14   Location: Brussels - EC/Berlaymont. © European Union , 2016   /  Source: EC - Audiovisual Service   /   Photo: Georges Boulougouris.

This article was exclusively written for the Sting by Mrs Mona Herter, Secretary General of the European Confederation of Junior Enterprises (JADE). The article is published in view of the famous Generations Club of JADE, which is taking place today in Brussels. JADE is a cordial partner of The European Sting. The opinions expressed within reflect only the writer’s views and […]

How populist and xenophobic movements in the EU tear apart European businesses and startups

Participation of Elżbieta Bieńkowska, Member of the EC, in the NATO-Industry Forum 2016. Date: 09/11/2016   Reference: P-032867/00-05   Location: Brussels - Palais d'Egmont, © European Union , 2016   /  Source: EC - Audiovisual Service   /   Photo: Lukasz Kobus.

Exclusively written for the Sting by Mr João Malhadeiro, a young entrepreneur affiliated to the European Confederation of Junior Entreprises (JADE). The opinions expressed within reflect only the writer’s views and not The European Sting’s position on the issue. Europe’s values and ideologies are under serious threat. Everyday, they are being challenged by the rise of intolerance, racism, xenophobia and […]

Could entrepreneurship be the real cure against the side effects of Brexit?

Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, received Theresa May, British Prime Minister.
Handshake between Theresa May, on the left, and Jean-Claude Juncker. Date: 21/10/2016   Reference: P-032756/00-03   Location: Brussels - EC/Berlaymont. © European Union , 2016   /  Source: EC - Audiovisual Service   /   Photo: Etienne Ansotte.

This article was exclusively written for the Sting by Mr Krisztian Ivan, Director of the Finance and Private Cooperation at the European Confederation of Junior Enterprises (JADE). As Donald Tusk very clearly stated on the EPC 20th Anniversary Conference: “the only real alternative of a hard Brexit is no Brexit at all”.[1] Multiple messages suggested from the […]

How can entrepreneurship tackle the migration crisis in the EU?

Dimitris Avramopoulos, Member of the EC in charge of Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, visited Berlin in the context of a meeting with global migration stakeholders to discuss common challenges on refugee crisis. © European Union , 2016   /  Source: EC - Audiovisual Service   /   Photo: Adam Berry.

Exclusively written for the Sting by Mr João Malhadeiro, a young entrepreneur affiliated to the European Confederation of Junior Entreprises (JADE). The opinions expressed within reflect only the writer’s views and not The European Sting’s position on the issue. 1,011,700. When you think of this number what is the first thing that comes to your mind? Iceland’s population? […]

The big challenge of leadership and entrepreneurship in Europe

Elżbieta Bieńkowska, Member of the EC in charge of Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs at the Meeting of the High Level Steering Group on European Innovation Partnership on Raw Materials (© European Union , 2016   /  Source: EC - Audiovisual Service   /   Photo: Lieven Creemers)

Exclusively written for The Sting by Mr. Yann Camus, President of the European Confederation of Junior Enterprsises (JADE). Nowadays, leaders embody the role models everyone should strive to follow and become. Therefore, leadership skills are what every single company is looking for. A leader guides people through crisis thanks to his vision and his capacity […]

European Junior Enterprises to address the significant skills mismatch in the EU between school and employment

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On June 10th this year the European Commission launched the new Skills Agenda for Europe, to which we participated providing our expertise concerning entrepreneurial skills. Europe faces today a number of challenges: on one hand, more and more students every year acquire a degree in secondary and tertiary education; on the other hand we face rising youth unemployment; at the […]

The consequences of Brexit seen by a European young entrepreneur

Vincent Daher is the newly elected Vice-President of JADE

This article was exclusively written for the Sting by Mr Vincent Daher, newly elected Vice-President of JADE, European Confederation of Junior Enterprises. The industrial and financial power of the United Kingdom, which remains one of the three economic engines of the Union behind the Franco-German tandem, benefits the entire economic zone. The aftermath of a potential […]

Tackling youth unemployment through the eyes of a European entrepreneur

Marianne Thyssen, Member of the EC in charge of Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility gave a press conference on the revision of the Carcinogens and Mutagens Directive. © European Union , 2016   /  Source: EC - Audiovisual Service   /   Photo: Georges Boulougouris

Exclusively written for the Sting by Davide Giordano, President of Junior Enterprise Torino Politecnico (J.E.To.P), member of JADE. Nowadays youth unemployment has become a major issue for many european countries, young graduates, with bachelor or master degrees struggle to find their way to work even if they possess good qualifications and skills. In Europe the average youth […]