“Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality. Almost every young entrepreneur aspires to be a good leader, but not all can actually handle the responsibilities that come with it. It is easy to single-handedly manage a business.
As the earth continues to revolve around the sun, the business world is becoming savvier and so must new entrepreneurs. In this light, they think the journey is difficult. Looking at the responsibility that comes with entrepreneurship, most youths have decided to forsake the business world while some see it as a place for non-educated people.
Fundraising is one of the most difficult aspects of the life of a Cameroonian tech entrepreneur, and to a greater extent, entrepreneurs in most of sub-Saharan Africa. They need funds to get the right people to work with them and to buy the most necessary inputs. Funds are needed all the way through.
The thought of experiencing a business failure is one thing young entrepreneurs minimize when starting up a business. The tips below will help you to prevent any business failure. Follow them keenly.
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Politicians are not the only leaders that exist. A leader creates an inspiring vision, motivates and inspires people to be part of that vision. These are not just characteristics of political leadership, but also entrepreneurial leadership.
A common problem which most African countries face is the problem of unemployment. It wouldn’t be out of place to say that many lack jobs because there is always this dream to work with the government. Thus, a developed private sector can generate better jobs to fight unemployment.
Jim Bakoume is a Cameroonian social entrepreneur and founder of Splufic Studio. He makes sure that his business solutions are as humanly friendly as possible. It is this spirit that the entrepreneur ventured into technology, to make his business venture a successful one.
The PKFokam Institute believes Knowledge is the inexhaustible source of wealth par excellence. This was during the launch of the second edition of its awards, named “PKFokam Awards for Science and Technology.” This competition has as main objective to reward the best innovative initiatives and is open since July 15, 2018, and will run until November 15, 2018.
Just as the earth continues to revolve around the sun, agriculture will never cease to be humans’ source of food supplication. While growing up, Dam Nsoh Tanih and his family saw farming as their only means of survival. As Dam Nsoh began to find interest in agriculture, he found a better way to equip farmers with the necessary skills needed.
Today’s Quote “The essential difference between emotion and reason is that emotion leads to action while reason leads to conclusions. Following the popular trend, you would have expected the usual areas – Lagos, Abuja or Port Harcourt for this launch. Interestingly, the telco chose Ibadan.
Africa South African Airways ‘is on the verge of bankruptcy’ It appears the South African national carrier has run out of money and may likely not be paying its workers any time soon. Africa may have found its way out of youth unemployment The continent’s unemployment rate is surging, especially among youths and digital giants seem very concern about the situation. Just after Alibaba
Africa Facebook and Google want to incubate African startups A year after Facebook’s founder, Mark Zuckerberg visited Nigeria, the social network giant has announced it will fund several digital training programs, as well as a community space reserved for startups in Nigeria. With this initiative, Facebook joins the search giant, Google who also announced it will launch its training program, Launchpad Africa – the first of its kind outside the US. But hey! A little earlier (in February 2017), Google made
Today’s Quote “In Tanganyika we believe that only evil, Godless men would make the color of a man’s skin the criteria for granting him civil rights”. Africa Teleology Holdings won the bid on 9mobile acquisition Last month, Teleology Holdings and Smile Communications were the only two telcos that had placed substantial bids to acquire 9mobile. Each of them bade $500 million and $300 million, respectively.
Africa Tussles and Hustles for the . Yet, it is home to the most innovative entrepreneurs and businesses. And it happens that more than 8.