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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.

Trademark Lawsuit Controversies – A Case Of Apple and China

A trademark is a sign that serves to identify the goods or services of a specific and primary purpose of producer, thus allowing the consumers to distinguish goods or services of one producer from those of another. It will soon become the new normal that two or more companies could be share the same trademark if things aren’t brought under control. Nowadays, registered trademarks and trade names have no value as injustice and lawsuits cripple their credibility.

MTN Cameroon Apologizes for Connectivity Outage in the NW Region

MTN Cameroon apologizes to her subscribers in the north-west region who experienced a severe disruption of voice, SMS and internet services last week.” The telecommunication company suggests that it may have resulted from agricultural activities or civil works on the affected area.  MTN disclosed that the towns of Bamenda, Kumbo, Nkambe, Ndop, Santa, Bali, Batibo, Wum, Bafoussam, Dschang, Mbounda, Bafang, Bagante, Foumban, Banyo, Tonga, Santchou and Foumbot, 

Forbes Top10 of Black Billionaires 2016; No Techies

The Forbes have come up with their list of Black Billionaires 2016. The full list of 2016 black billionaire ranking: Aliko Dangote, $14.4 billion (Nigerian, Sugar, Cement, Flour) Mike Adenuga, $9.

Organ donor app launched by Apple

Apple has launched an organ donor app. But usually we’re talking about online dating, a game where a bird launches out of a slingshot, an app for weighing marijuana on your smart phone screen (shocking but true), or some other oddly life-altering function. However, health monitoring apps that are worn by patients have taken the entire concept of smart phones.

HTC launches its new flagship smartphone model, HTC 10.

#HTC has launched a new flagship smartphone in a bid to regain some ground lost to other manufacturers at the pinnacle of the device market. The Taiwanese firm says it has been working on the new handset for 12 months and that many of the developments in the device are based on customer feedback. The new smartphone faces a significant challenge in a crowded premium smartphone market, where the seemingly relentless increase in sales seen in recent years is starting to slow down.