NGO Academy Member Story #9: What it means to be a young & female entrepreneur – an interview with Eva Esih from PsyBit

For our ninth NGO Academy Member Story, we talked to Eva Esih, the co-founder of PsyBit. PsyBit is a social enterprise based in Slovenia, which aims to improve the quality of workspaces, to increase the objectivity in recruiting and decrease stress and burnout among employees.

In our short interview, Eva told us about the motivation behind founding PsyBit, how the Social Innovation and Management Programme helped her in her professional life and why everyday, she wakes up 15 minutes earlier than necessary.

Listen in now and to learn more about PsyBit and to get inspired by Eva, her learnings and tips on being a young and female entrepreneur:

About NGO Academy Member Stories

NGO Academy currently has more than 560 member organizations operating in 14 countries including Austria, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Moldova, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, and Slovenia. All these organizations are giving impulses for civil society and they are the heart and soul of the NGO Academy Network. Year after year, we see great social innovations and projects coming to live in NGO Academy Member organizations. With NGO Academy Member Stories, we want to open the floor to these projects, enable organizations to learn from each other and to connect our NGO Academy members.

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