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5 Important Leadership Skills You Need to Succeed as an Entrepreneur

“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.

Four Interesting Facts About the Business World

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.

Cameroonian Entrepreneurs — Beggars or Producers?

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.

4 Ways You can Avoid business failures as an Entrepreneur

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.

An idea, a project? Sign up for the ActivSpaces Incubation Program

Are you young, brave, motivated, ambitious? Convinced that your idea or project can improve the lives of people in Cameroon, Africa and even the world? Or are you an entrepreneur or project developer in the field of Technology? Register from August 10 to 25, 2018 for the ActivSpaces Incubation Program. Follow a coaching framework that helps you clarify your business idea while defining your project. The program foresees a duration of 3 months of incubation, marked by a personalized follow-up.

CEO of Agro-Hub Atem Ernest Shares His Thoughts on Entrepreneurial Leadership

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.

Code213 Coding School Opens a Wider Market for Algeria’s Army of Unemployed Youths

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: The Social Entrepreneur who is Creating Solutions

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.

Paul Fokam Opens Another Platform to Reward Excellence

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.

Dam Nsoh Turned his Passion for Agriculture into a Consulting Firm

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.

The Hidden Truth about Cameroonian Startups and their Successes

Cameroonian startups have become innovative and now curbing the ultimate worries of unemployment. These startups are gaining international recognition. Cameroonian startups are becoming successful in the international markets as their products/solutions solve local problems and problems at the international level.

A 3-Month Digital Marketing Workshop at ActivSpaces Buea

ActivSpaces Buea is organizing a 3-month workshop on Digital Marketing for members and the general public. However, interested persons who can’t make it to Buea can follow the full workshop online on Skademy.com.

Konga Has a New Boss. He’s a Former UAC Foods and Unilever Exec

The Zinox Group recently acquired Konga in a deal that shook the African e-commerce industry. Olusiji’s new mission is to steer Konga’s course towards a fresh start in dominating the Nigerian e-commerce market. He replaces former owner of Konga, Mr.

This African Clothing Online Store went from $500-$2Million

What started as a compliment ended with this young African woman showing the green light to many African designers. Zuvaa was founded two years ago by this New York-based entrepreneur . When Kelechi Anyadiegwu started her  African clothing online store Zuvaa with $500 two years ago, her idea was to share African-inspired designs with consumers around the world.

Egyptian e-health startup SmartCare raises $1.2m funding

The Egyptian e-health startup SmartCare has decided to boost the company’s tech infrastructure by raising the sum of US$1. This will also go a long way to expand its customer base and grow its team. SmartCare is a Health management startup that was launched in 2010.