Reasons Why You Must Explore Self-Employment

At some point, many of us aspired to find a great job; one that would give us a great salary, health insurance, pension and support us to grow in our dream careers. For many of us, we thought that such a job would be a dream come true. Some of those got the jobs, celebrated for the first 2 months. After 3 months, the stress started to set in, office politics took its toll, frustrations set in and then down the lane,...

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Apply for the Global Good Fund Fellowships today.

Do you meet the following criteria? Demonstrated leadership and growth potential; The enterprise that the candidate leads is at least one year old; Candidate is coachable, meaning that he/she is willing to embrace honest critique and feedback; Committed full‐time to running his/her enterprise; The enterprise exhibits growth potential, meaning scale or depth of outreach; The enterprise is moving toward...

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Defining Extraordinary

When 27 year old Rebecca (not real name) graduated in 2009, she threw a big party. She had successfully garnered a Bachelors Degree in Development Studies from Makerere University and celebrations were in order.   Like all other fresh graduates, she believed that a job would soon come knocking and that her money troubles would soon be over. Three years down the road, that job is yet to come! “Volunteer…go fo...

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High Achievers Climb and Cling

“It takes hard work to get to the top. It is through hard work that you will stay there. ” Persistence and hard work You have heard of individuals who have built enterprises that have been in existence for centuries and are still going strong. Perhaps that is too far for us to identify with. Well, think about that one person you know in your community who has maintained a successful career. These exceptiona...

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Preparing for an Interview

You have sent out many applications and you have been invited for several interviews, but your dream job remains elusive. Have you considered that perhaps it is your interview skills that have been failing you? In this summarised article, we give you a few tips that will help you improve your interview skills. Before the interview: Make sure that you have information about the organisation you are applying to ...

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