Entrepreneurship

Omidyar Network And Monitor Group Announce Initiative To Strengthen Entrepreneurship Across Africa

Omidyar Network And Monitor Group Announce Initiative To Strengthen Entrepreneurship Across Africa

September 10, 2012 at 10:19

Omidyar Network and Monitor Group announced today the Accelerating Entrepreneurship in Africa initiative. The multi-phase research project will gather insights into the challenges facing African entrepreneurs and the barriers to […]

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5 Tips to Consider When Drafting your Next Small Business Press Release

5 Tips to Consider When Drafting your Next Small Business Press Release

September 3, 2012 at 11:08

Many small business owners mistakenly think a press release can only contain news, such as announcing a new product, hiring a new CEO, announcing earnings results or winning an award. […]

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SA: Entrepreneurship can lift women, girls out of poverty

SA: Entrepreneurship can lift women, girls out of poverty

September 3, 2012 at 10:54

Entrepreneurship presents an opportunity for women and girls to lift themselves out of economic hardships and change the direction of their lives, says Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry Elizabeth […]

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New Fair Trade Shop Empowers South African Artisans

New Fair Trade Shop Empowers South African Artisans

August 22, 2012 at 13:53

Paradigm Shift, a Colorado-based non-profit, recently launched an online shop. The Paradigm Shift Shop sells Fair Trade South African crafts handmade by micro entrepreneurs who have participated in Paradigm Shift’s […]

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SA’s youth upliftment drive

August 2, 2012 at 09:47

By Thandisizwe Mgudlwa – AfricanBrains The world leadership’s commitment into youth issues should motivate governments and other sectors to do more in uplifting young people. And another country which faces […]

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African cities for sale on Million Dollar Earth

African cities for sale on Million Dollar Earth

July 31, 2012 at 20:44

How would you like to own your own African city? Nairobi perhaps? Casablanca or even Accra? Well now you can – in a sense. Million Dollar Earth allows you to […]

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SA: Entrepreneurship can reduce unemployment

July 24, 2012 at 10:08

Pretoria – Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Thandi Tobias-Pokolo has urged Limpopo residents to look to entrepreneurship to help eradicate unemployment. Speaking during an outreach campaign youth programme in Ga-Seleka […]

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Call for applications for the 2013 Innovation Prize for Africa

Call for applications for the 2013 Innovation Prize for Africa

July 24, 2012 at 09:36

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the African Innovation Foundation (AIF) are delighted to announce the call for applications for the 2013 Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA). Too often, innovators and entrepreneurs […]

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The 3 Unusual Ingredients Of Highly Successful Business Owners

July 23, 2012 at 13:02

By: Tito Philips, Jnr – AfricanBrains Being a successful business owner is about delivering results consistently through your products/services to those you serve. It demands a high level of coordination and execution of several key […]

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Raising Education Within Africa – YoungDrive Academy – Botswana

Raising Education Within Africa – YoungDrive Academy – Botswana

July 21, 2012 at 09:00

Raising Education Within Africa – YoungDrive Academy – Botswana ♦ Do you want to earn your own money? ♦ Or set your own work hours? ♦ Would you like to work […]

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