Growing your business or your company is hard. But you will agree with me that it’s better than having a life-sucking 9-to-5 job. While there are a ton of strategies you could use to scale your business (even faster), it’s important you watch out for these 7 things that could make taking your business to the next level even faster.
Cameroon’s biggest exporter of banana, rubber and other fine products, has recently experienced a drop in exports. This marks its worst export performance in one month since 2005, according to the Cameroon Banana Association (ASSOBACAM). The volume is also just over six times less than the volume exported in August last year (8,560).
E-commerce in Africa is on a steady growth though some countries are still trying to grasp the concept. However, with the goal to make e-commerce thrive in his country, Mutungi Stephen founded 2ambale. He wanted to give Ugandans and visitors the luxury of shopping at any time and anywhere.
In 1999 when I was in Form 3, my elder brother sent me a brand new calculator all the way from the UK. When I received that calculator, I spent about two hours carefully reading the manual to understand how the calculator works. At the same time, my brother had sent the same type of calculator to my sister who was at home.
When it comes to commerce in Africa, the future looks rosy. The idea of drone delivery here, for example, is something that will wait quite a while. So, we don’t have access to all the latest tech advances.
There are far fewer women than men in tech roles across the world. This is peculiar to Africa having a limited number of women in the IT sector. This reality is on the brink of changing as it hasn’t stopped some go-getters from being the spotlight in the tech sector.
Mobile penetration in Africa has linked many to the online world. As a result, Farfetch is starting a cohort for startups. The startups will have direct access to Farfetch’s expertise in the luxury fashion and technology industries.
Usually, people find it difficult to pursue their dreams because of stigmatisation. Whatever the case may be, there are still a few with such situations who are ready to go against all odds to experience true happiness. A shining example is Aaron Philip, who has ventured into the world of modelling despite her “abnormal situation.
It is time for Africa to shine in the world of technology and innovation. With the aim of looking for a solution to a problem, African entrepreneurs and startups have created problem-solving apps. Among these entrepreneurs, is Zuo Bruno founder of Zuoix who has created an SMS car tracking application, ZOOMED.
Since its creation in 2004, the Assembly of Telecommunication Regulators of Central Africa (ARTAC) has been in a deep sleep. This, however, led to a meeting from August 6 to 7, 2018 in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea to revitalize its activities. As a result, a permanent secretariat was established under the leadership of a Cameroonian, Alhadji Ali.
We are in an era where academic excellence is overrated! Back in my school days, my dad always said this to my face ”I used to be the first in my class”. Back in school some students chase lecturers and professors negotiating for marks. But let me assure you, being top of your class does not necessarily guarantee that you will be at the top of life.
Organisational success is not achieved on a mountain peak, but it’s achieved in a conducive environment by a motivated productive team. Teams usually consist of members who differ in personality, behaviour, perception, abilities and skills. Every business aspires to have a motivated productive team that will stay committed to work in unison to accomplish complex task on time.
Millionaires don’t just wake up to find themselves millionaires. On the other hand, becoming background doesn’t need any hard work. You can loose ten years of hard work in the twinkle of an eye.
In this social media age, every business aspires to stay in the lime light and media coverage is one of the most convenient tools you shouldn’t hesitate going for. Media coverage plays an essential role in branding as well. However, there are a lot of benefits media coverage Offers.
Lately, I met a powerful business guru.” When the crisis began, it initiated an economic recession in Cameroon’s duo English-speaking regions. He felt the death touch.