Severin, Francis O.
Dominican employers' perceptions of graduates of the UWI: The ramifications for the University in an entrepreneurial era in higher education
Presented at the Dominica Country Conference : Country Conference Series: 'Beyond Walls: Multi-disciplinary Perspectives' organised by the University of the West Indies, School of Continuing Studies and held January 7-10, 2001.
Uses the results of a pilot study and the Dominica phase of a bigger Non-Campus Country study to examine the implications for entrepreneurial practice against the backdrop of the worldwide entrepreneurial trend in higher education. Draws on marketing theory and principles to show how the University of the West Indies can recapture any lost ground. Concludes with some practical recommendations with regard to the role of the University of the West Indies and its centres in the new paradigm.....