Entrepreneurship

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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Industrialisation key to Africa’s development

July 20, 2012 at 10:00

Pretoria – Although Africa is the next growth frontier, the continent’s development needs to be characterised by industrialisation, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies. Africa was increasingly being recognised […]

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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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