Entrepreneurship

MENA: High-growth companies for regional development

MENA: High-growth companies for regional development

July 19, 2012 at 10:56

High-growth companies and women’s entrepreneurship are the two key factors to unlock the growth potential in North Africa and the Middle East (MENA). The point was underscored in an OECD […]

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The 27 Irrefutable Laws Of Entrepreneurship

July 17, 2012 at 11:41

By: Tito Phillips, Jnr – AfricanBrains Prior to starting up your own business as a self employed professional, you were probably an employee being paid to dispense your technical skills […]

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African women pledge to fight for inclusive growth at Lagos economic summit

African women pledge to fight for inclusive growth at Lagos economic summit

July 17, 2012 at 11:00

The Second African Women’s Economic Summit ended on 14 July with a unanimous commitment by hundreds of entrepreneurs and professional women to campaign vigorously for the economic empowerment of their […]

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The Psychology Of Business Success: How To Succeed As An Entrepreneur

The Psychology Of Business Success: How To Succeed As An Entrepreneur

July 11, 2012 at 11:15

By: Tito Philips, Jnr – AfricanBrains Success is naturally desirable. You want success, I want success, and we all want success. But how come only a few actually succeed? This […]

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Kenya: ICT Entrepreneur Competition – Apply Now!

Kenya: ICT Entrepreneur Competition – Apply Now!

July 6, 2012 at 08:55

Enablis Entrepreneurial Network in collaboration with the NetHope Academy have launched the Growing IT Entrepreneurs project in Kenya, Rwanda and Ghana Enablis and Nethope believe that IT skills are in […]

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Sixth African union pre-summit on gender

Sixth African union pre-summit on gender

July 5, 2012 at 09:33

INVITATION TO JOURNALISTS   Theme: Boosting intra-Africa Trade   When: July 5 – 7 2012   Where: Small Conference Hall 2 in the New African Union Conference Center, Addis Ababa, […]

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Global Visibility for Nigeria’s Fast Growth Entrepreneurs

July 4, 2012 at 11:36

Global Visibility for Nigeria’s Fast Growth Entrepreneurs: AllWorld Network Joins Forces With The Tony Elumelu Foundation to Launch the Nigeria Fast Growth 50 Today, the AllWorld Network Inc., co-founded by […]

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African Capital Cities are in the spotlight

June 28, 2012 at 16:47

By: Thandisizwe Mgudlwa – AfricanBrains African Capital Cities are in the spotlight. A new book Capital Cities In Africa: Power And Powerlessness looks at the contemporary issues facing these cities. […]

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The Rockefeller Foundation Announces 8 Winners of the 2012 Innovation Challenges from Innovation Forum 2011

The Rockefeller Foundation Announces 8 Winners of the 2012 Innovation Challenges from Innovation Forum 2011

June 27, 2012 at 10:33

The Rockefeller Foundation Announces 8 Winners of the 2012 Innovation Challenges from Innovation Forum 2011 – Individuals from Around the World to be Eligible for Grants of $100,000 each The […]

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Western Union and USAID Announce Winners of Second African Diaspora Marketplace

Western Union and USAID Announce Winners of Second African Diaspora Marketplace

June 25, 2012 at 17:31

Innovative Competition Acts as Catalyst for Business and Job Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa. At the second African Diaspora Marketplace (ADM II), 17 U.S.-based entrepreneurs were awarded matching grants to fund […]

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