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.
A seminar on “Effective online communication for good elections” shall take place on Saturday 10th September 2016 from 9am to 1m at the FakoShip Plaza Hall, Buea Town, Buea. Hansel Media serves as an online platform that brings people together with the aim of changing their societies. They learn and improve their capacities in leadership.
Join Bermond Yange and Agbor Collins of Colorfluid at the upcoming design workshop. It is scheduled for Saturday the 10th of June 2017 at Activ Spaces Buea and is proudly brought to you by Colorfluid and Activ Spaces Buea. The Colorfluid creative agency is a little known, small, but very talented team of passionate professionals with a zeal for branding, explainer videos, and UI/UX.
Design Thinking workshop is here to cultivate that utter mindset for entrepreneurs to shift from being problem-focused, to more solution focused and action oriented. The 5 days intensive hands-on training is expected to run from June 12 to 16 at 4 pm to 8 pm at Jongo Hub. Jongo-Hub Buea is an Entrepreneurship and Innovation support structure.
In a bid to be a driving force towards the development of digital solutions for the Cameroon tech ecosystem, one-day programmers (coders) workshop aimed at providing intensive training for all who wish to improve their programming careers or skills has been launched. Organized in partnership with Skademy, ActivSpaces, Zuoix and Siqueries, the Life of a Programmer event will drill participants on how to become a wealthy programmer while providing real value to their programming careers. They will also
In the quest to provide certified insurance tutoring for Cameroonians, Skyhigh University Centre (SUC) Douala, has partnered with the West African Insurance Institute (WAII), Gambia. As a result, the majority Africa’s insurance market is significantly less advanced than the rest of the world, with a significantly low insurance penetration rate and Cameroon happens to be in this picture. The African insurance market is significantly less advanced than the rest of the world, with a significantly low insurance penetration rate and Cameroon happens to be part