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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Social Venture Capital For Your Social Entreprise

Are you looking for funding to help kick start your social enterprise? We have compiled a list of organizations and foundations that are providing social capital to social entrepreneurs like you. Anzisha Prize: For innovative young entrepreneurs based in Africa. Acumen Fund: Focus on solving problems of global poverty through loans and equity in India, Pakistan and East and South Africa. Tony Elumely Fo...

15 May 7:03 AM 0 Read More...

Five Branding Mistakes You Should Avoid In Your Small Business

Small and medium enterprises tend to underestimate the power of branding. This must rank as one of the deadliest mistakes in the world of making business. You have most likely read about the branding failures of large businesses in the news – those massive errors that spelled doom for once successful ventures. While not making headlines, the collapse of small businesses are more common. Studies reveal that 63% of ...

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