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Description

ETeams are cross-disciplinary, student-led teams that assistmicro-enterprises in using IT to grow their businesses. Thisprocess is carried out by IT Therapists who administer customizedsolutions to address very specific business problems. The ITTherapists administer these solutions through training, trustbuilding, and technology implementation. The outcomes of theseinterventions are measured in terms of economic, social, and humandevelopment criteria. The training of IT Therapists began in 2006with the IT for Development course offered in the College ofIS&T (link). These IT Therapists became part of ETeams in 2007when funding was secured for them through the NU Foundation. Sincethen additional funding sources have enabled a larger sample ofsmall businesses to be served. Over 100 businesses have been partof this process since the start of this program. So farimprovements have been measured in terms of administrativeefficiency, access to new markets, and learning and laborproductivity.This program trains micro-enterprise owners how to useinformation technology effectively by providing needs-basedinformation systems training, technical assistance and operationsand development services to micro-enterprises. Micro-enterpriseowners gain the skills and knowledge necessary to use informationtechnology to grow their businesses, and learn to access newcustomers and markets, achieve administrative efficiency, improvetheir businesses, and increase productivity. Current efforts havefocused on highly customized interventions of technology, know-how,and guidance for individual micro enterprises. Students work onlocation with the micro-entrepreneurs to provide customizedtechnology-based solutions to pressing business problems.

App Information ETeams

  • App Name
    ETeams
  • Package Name
    edu.unomaha.ist.itdnew
  • Updated
    April 19, 2018
  • File Size
    774k
  • Requires Android
    Android 2.2 and up
  • Version
    3.0
  • Developer
    IT for Development - UNO
  • Installs
    10+
  • Price
    Free
  • Category
    Education
  • Developer
  • Google Play Link

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ETeams 3.0 APK
ETeams are cross-disciplinary, student-led teams that assistmicro-enterprises in using IT to grow their businesses. Thisprocess is carried out by IT Therapists who administer customizedsolutions to address very specific business problems. The ITTherapists administer these solutions through training, trustbuilding, and technology implementation. The outcomes of theseinterventions are measured in terms of economic, social, and humandevelopment criteria. The training of IT Therapists began in 2006with the IT for Development course offered in the College ofIS&T (link). These IT Therapists became part of ETeams in 2007when funding was secured for them through the NU Foundation. Sincethen additional funding sources have enabled a larger sample ofsmall businesses to be served. Over 100 businesses have been partof this process since the start of this program. So farimprovements have been measured in terms of administrativeefficiency, access to new markets, and learning and laborproductivity.This program trains micro-enterprise owners how to useinformation technology effectively by providing needs-basedinformation systems training, technical assistance and operationsand development services to micro-enterprises. Micro-enterpriseowners gain the skills and knowledge necessary to use informationtechnology to grow their businesses, and learn to access newcustomers and markets, achieve administrative efficiency, improvetheir businesses, and increase productivity. Current efforts havefocused on highly customized interventions of technology, know-how,and guidance for individual micro enterprises. Students work onlocation with the micro-entrepreneurs to provide customizedtechnology-based solutions to pressing business problems.
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