What To Consider When Starting Your Business

Today, many people are turning to self employment in order to achieve their career and financial dreams. Increasingly, even people employed in conventional systems are establishing side businesses aimed at providing them with more financial freedom and an opportunity to pursue their passions. Have you failed to find a job? Do you want to start a side business to supplement your income? Regardless of your reasons for...

16 Jan 3:23 PM 0 Read More...

Tanzanian businesswoman bullish about branded food

“For intra-trade to develop within the African region, we have to focus on value addition,” says Jennifer Bash, the co-founder and CEO of Alaska Tanzania Industries Limited, a company involved in the sourcing, processing, packaging, distribution and marketing of food products in Tanzania. “When we started, most of the products that could easily be sold in Tanzania were imported,” says Bash, a marketing g...

08 Jan 11:17 PM 0 Read More...

What you need to do to excel at your job in 2018

Some people want to do a good job so that they can be acknowledged as good employees. Others want to do a better job, so, they put in extra effort so that they can shine brighter than average. We believe that you can use your job not just to earn your next paycheck, but as a stepping stone to better opportunities. However, the only way you can achieve this is by being the very best at what you do. Here are some tips...

22 Dec 1:43 AM 0 Read More...

What You Should Research In Preparation For A Job Interview

Any interview candidate knows that preparation is critical in order to impress the interviewers. Preparation involves a lot of things, some of which we have explored in other articles on this website. One critical aspect of preparation that is often overlooked, however, is research. Here is how research fits into preparation: imagine two candidates, both interviewing for the same job. Candidate A did everything in t...

14 Dec 2:31 AM 0 Read More...

Be inspired: CEO of Uganda’s Bakulu Power finds her feet in renewable energy game

Seven years ago, while visiting her family in the town of Gayaza, in central Uganda, Lucia Bakulumpagi-Wamala couldn’t help but notice the garbage on the streets. Having grown up in Canada, this was an unfamiliar sight for her. She began to wonder if the trash could be used for something productive. “When I noticed all the garbage, I became curious. Something about all the garbage really struck me. That was h...

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