A Study on the Entrepreneurial Behviour of Members among Woman Self Help Groups in Srivilliputtur Taluk

1Dr.R. Selvakumar*, Dr.S. Karthik and P. Ramakrishnan


There are two problems like poverty and unemployment which leads to mainly focusing the importance of small scale industries like agriculture and rural based industries and mainly concentration of developing the field of entrepreneurship. Woman in our country plays very important role from beginning to end development of their resource-fullness and their skills. But in this male dominated society, they are facing many problems to prove themselves as resource-fullness and skills fullness. Animators are acting as leader one who motivate and guide the members and helpful to run the SHGs effectively. Therefore, it is a platform through which the women in our country can develop not only skills but also increase the status and empowerment of women as financially, legally, socially, economically and politically in the society. This study is made an attempt to analyze the various level of entrepreneurial skills and identify the main need for getting loan from the Group with the help of Garret ranking method. The result shows that majority of skills possessed by the Members of SHGs are, self confidence, decision making, planning, goal achievement and motivation.


Women Entrepreneur, Behaviour, Animator, Skills and SHGs.

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