URS G-Force: The Pursuit of Non-Academic Revenue through the Establishment of a University Consultancy Firm in the Province of Rizal, Philippines
Medardo B. Bombita (University of Rizal System)
This study on the Establishment of a University Consultancy Firm in the province of Rizal dubbed as the “URS G-Force” intends to serve as a supplementary non-academic resource generation arm of the University of Rizal System using a new service platform based on the thriving requirements of the industry. The proposed consulting enterprise will serve as the conduit between the University and the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) for productivity improvement and operational efficiency by offering professional consultancy services and other industry-based short courses/training. Expected income to be accrued will be used to support innovative and transformative researches or projects in the University.
The consultancy firm or the URS G-Force shall use the University’s internal human resources whose expertise can effectively and efficiently serve for this venture. The researcher tested the viability of the proposal using financial analysis and data analysis. The planned strategies will serve as a framework to guide the systematic execution of the new platform. The consulting firm more than generating income for the University assumes to support the MSMEs that significantly contributes to the economic activities in the province also endeavours to create an innovative and transformative culture in the University
THEME C: Networks and Partnerships
Expanding and Strengthening Collaboration in Achieving Sustainable Development Goals