“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 “It doesn’t die and it comes back stronger” Africa Naspers physically shuts down OLX offices across Africa The latest internet company backed by Naspers to run into troubled waters in Africa is OLX, a popular classified platform operational in 10 African countries. The news comes days after Zinox, a Nigerian technology firm bought over Naspers’ stake in Konga, a 6-year-old Nigerian e-commerce company. This move is a possible indicator that Naspers is
The dream of an average youth in Africa is to become an entrepreneur and a successful one for that matter. This is because by developing these skills, you will have control over certain aspects of your life such as your destiny, your choice of career and above
For years, software developers sought alternative ways of deploying applications across different operating systems. Then, machine virtualization had beckoned. But these technologies were very expensive in terms of resources.
In today’s highly competitive marketplace, one of the fastest ways small businesses across Africa can sustain and survive the market is by achieving more with less. Business leaders, therefore, have a responsibility to fulfill and that involves investing in the right market for their businesses. Considering the world we find ourselves in, marketing automation is no longer an option.
Today’s Quote “We’re swimming in a sea of stories, trying to find our way in a universe and commercial marketplace of infinite choices. The bank announced on February 28, 2018, the launch of a new service, Coge mBank – its mobile banking arm. According to company officials, Coge mBank will facilitate access to banking services and customer transactions, including the payment of goods and services from their phones.