Business Tips

What Do You Do During Your Free Time?

How you spend your free time can actually have a big impact on your success in the professional world. These idle days are increased by the ‘ghost town’ days of insecurity. But my question to you is, “what do you make of these days?” Do you; Spend every single hour on social media? I remember my younger cousin sent me a message at 10 pm asking for airtime because she wanted to rejoin some WhatsApp chat.

Job Hunting Wasn’t Helping, So I Created CREMAH Africa To Help Youths Achieve Financial Freedom

I grew up in a society that valued schooling as the only means of securing a good source of income. Everything was going on well until I enrolled at the university. That was the first time I left my parents’ house.

Damien Kake Becomes First Cameroonian to Win the Microsoft MVP

According to Pele, “Success is no accident.” It is definitely a fact that your hard work speaks for you even while you are asleep. Recently, Microsoft MVPs nominations were made and amongst the new MVPs this year, a Cameroonian was present for the first time ever.

Are Your Product Photos Ruining Your Business?

This article was originally published by Samuel Anoke Ebanja on the Wazota Blog. When buyers see products they wish to buy they can click on these product pictures and talk to sellers directly through Whatsapp or SMS.   Good photography is crucial if you are selling products online, and it is not hard to see why.

African Odyssey: The True Journey of Africa’s Heroes

Do Africans on the continent know their true history? Certainly, very few do and many still do not. Much of this is because our history as a continent had been “colonized,” twisted, and re-written. In this series, Jackson N.

How I Founded ANC Stock Investment Through Grit

It was during my second year at the university that my business life started. At first, I didn’t know exactly what I wanted to do to get this money. But later on, I had decided I’d take up a part-time teaching job.

How to Start and Make Money From a Mushroom Business

So many years ago, mushroom was not cultivated. But with the increase in deforestation and urbanization in recent years, mushroom is now being cultivated and this ensures that we continue to enjoy this wonderful delicacy. It is no doubt becoming a potentially untapped gold-mine in the world today.

Teenage Pregnancies in Africa: Who’s Responsible?

What first comes to mind when you hear of teenage pregnancies? This question signifies so many things to different people. A majority of the victims in regret and frustration, try to take away the lives of the innocent children growing within them. I would say all of the above opinions are nothing but the reality.

The Foundation Stone of Leadership All Entrepreneurs Must Know – Part 3

In the previous articles of this series, I looked deeply into some of the most critical issues regarding leadership. That’s the focus of this article. Today, just about everyone wants to be a leader or at least, be called one.

Ferdinand Forka: The Cameroonian Who Uses Comedy to Reach out to Youths and Better the Society

While comedy has the potential to help people heal and overcome grief in their everyday life, when facing a loss, it’s the last thing most people feel like doing. About Ferdinand Forka Ferdinand Forka also staged named Oboy Da Comic, is one of Cameroon’s most successful comedians. He was nominated as the best comedian from Bui division, in the North West region,  in 2017.

Harnessing The Power Of Facebook Groups

If you scout for information and ideas on the most revered social media platform, chances are that you must belong to one or many Facebook Groups. Unfortunately, these immediate communities of ours are bound by physical barriers, limiting its members to a given geographical setting. What if we could reach more people (members) in other parts of the world and still have the ability to share our ideas and feelings with one another? Facebook has made 

Dr SEA Initiative: What You Should Know!

What is Dr. An online health platform which provides medical education (meducation) to the masses. In an attempt to promote healthy living through preventive medicine, Dr SEA Initiative offers basic health knowledge through videos with the language of communication as Pidgin English.

Mobile or Die:Ultimate Marketing Strategy for Small Businesses in Africa

Almost every startup or small business today has a website where they list their products and services, talk about what they do and why anyone should connect with them. In the past few years, we’ve all seen how mobile has overhauled desktop both in search and usage. Small and medium-sized companies have successively been forced to optimize their websites (for those who cared to have one) for the 

Why Your B2B Business in Africa Needs a Blog

Getting your business noticed is probably not a hard thing to do but it turns out many businesses still find it really hard to get their businesses lingering in the minds of their audiences. If your business is not yet blogging, it’s time you get started if you need to take your business to the next level. A blog is a really easy-to-use platform for connecting with and sharing timely information with your clients and it’s probably your most direct communication channel with your business audience.

Why Collaboration is Important for Your Business

Collaboration between competitors has become a new trend in the business industry. One of the many reasons for that is competition. Entrepreneurs may want to start writing their failure post-mortem stories before they even start the business.