Start-ups take Africa by storm

After grabbing the ringing phone at Acapulco Mexican Grill and Bar in the centre of Addis Ababa, owner Abel Wondowsen quickly scribbles an order for quesadillas and tacos on a pad of paper. Soon a bundle of wrapped food is on the counter awaiting a motorbike dispatcher from Deliver Addis. Western-styled restaurant home delivery – especially involving Mexican food – is a relatively new concept in the Ethiopian ...

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Upgrade Your Skills With A Free Online Course: A List Of Our Top E-Learning Platforms

Upgrade your skills Did you know that you can upgrade your skills and even get accredited from the comfort of your home? Yes, it is possible. There are several hundred of online courses for your to choose from. Most of these are free, while others are often discounted. Here is a list of our top twenty websites for free online courses. Coursera Coursera partners with universities and organizations around the worl...

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Here is what you must do to attain career growth

By Solomon Ogwal (Contributor) Universities and tertiary institutions across the world produce millions of graduates every year. Most of these are anxious to get a job, build a career and scale the corporate ladder. At graduation, all of them are convinced that the world of jobs is waiting to receive them with open arms. And, all of them imagine their stories of success unfolding. For those of us who have be...

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Africa needs an innovation revolution – here’s how it can happen

Earlier this year, Dr Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi, Minister of Foreign Affairs for the Republic of Botswana, called for an “innovation revolution” in Africa. “African innovators live in a new era of opportunity enterprise where there is enormous need for innovation,” she said, adding that since Africa has the fastest-growing population on earth, it has huge human capital potential. But she also pointed out that ...

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Discover Your Passion And Reach For Greatness

I have heard several people say that our healthcare system is so poor because the service providers are not passionate about their jobs and all they care about is the paycheck at the end of the month. This got me thinking, how many people do we know that are pursuing careers or businesses of their dreams? I have interacted with many young professionals who have confessed to me that their career choices were heavily ...

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