The leaders of the Academy of Training and Management Development are convinced that Haitians can produce ideas that can contribute to the well-being of the Haitian people. Several activities are organized in this direction at the Academy, including continuing education sessions for executives of the country in several areas, the establishment of a degree program in management and applied entrepreneurship and organization in several cities. of the country, self-leadership training.
It is to continue on this noble path that the Academy of training and development of executives launched in 2014 the movement Haiti deserves the best of me, to encourage girls and sons of the country to reconnect with values the attitudes and principles that underpin people, organizations and nations. It is in this sense that the book titled "Change yourself and change your country" was written by Professor Henri M. Dorleans, the President of the Academy.
The organization of the "Best of Haiti" National Contest is a continuation of these actions. The idea is to break with the defeatist spirit that haunts the mentality of most Haitians. Through this contest, it is question of primer the activities of the spirit in a society which particularly likes the activities of the body. A possibility to free the thought, to invent the future.
Several big names from the country's public administration and civil society participated in a panel discussion on May 17 to discuss the project. It was also an opportunity for participants to enter the contest. Advice was provided and lessons learned. For the moment, it is a question of launching a vast campaign of communication around the project in order to touch the whole country. In the meantime, applicants have until June 15th to submit their application.
The promoters of the competition took the opportunity to expose the main line of this activity. According to what has been decided, the contest is open to all Haitians living in Haiti or abroad. The intellectual, academic or academic level does not matter. However, it is recommended to have in the groups of participants: a professional, a student, a high school student, a child under 16 and a person with a particular interest in the subject in question.
All good ideas have their place in the national contest "The best of Haiti". If one believes the proponents, no subject is to be avoided. In order to attract the attention of the jury that will be formed for this purpose, the project ideas must be innovative, timely and feasible.
Several projects will be awarded at the end of the contest. The organizers speak of a group of champions by field. "The laureates will receive bonuses ranging from sums of money to scholarships, from work packages to computers," the organizers said. So it is planned to accompany the champions to help them materialize their ideas.