Blog Posts - Entrepreneurs



Look Both Ways

Like many kids of the sixties I grew up watching Batman. I mean Batman—the campy, goofy, live-action version of the caped crusader that was must-see TV for young boys and other hero wannabes. This was all hung upside-down, as it … Continue re...

5 Lessons From Great Entrepreneurs

Whether you’re starting your first job or are the CEO of a large business, there are ups and downs in every career. And, understanding how to navigate through the highs and lows of your career path can be the difference between success and failure.
by Movin' On Up on Jul 20, 2016

Peter Thiel -- Zero to One

I've begun delving into Peter Thiel's book "Zero to One".Perhaps I will share more snippets as time goes on, but for t'day I'd just like to share one uniquechunkette from pages 23-24"But in 2012, when the average airfare each way was 178, the airline...
by You Can Know Anything on Jul 14, 2016

Interesting! Kenyans Dominate List of Africa Innovators in US News Outlet Ranking

Kenyans dominate the list of Africa’s top 30 innovative entrepreneurs in this year’s ranking by US-based digital media outlet Quartz. There are seven Kenyans in the 2016 Quartz Africa Innovators list, an increase from the six locals who made it t...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jul 13, 2016

The Inspiring Story of Adebola Williams and How He Took Responsibility for his Life

“I knew I had to survive, because at an early age, I realized that my life is my life and that if it got messed up, it was my life. So I made a conscious effort to make it better.”  Those were the very words of the man who is fondly call...
by Konnect Africa on Jul 12, 2016

BusinessCoach Inc. July 2016 Business Seminar Schedule

Do you want to start your own business in the Philippines? Enroll now at BusinessCoach, Inc. to learn how to start and operate your chosen business, whether it’s a restaurant, a coffee shop, a pawnshop or even a travel agency. BusinessCoach, Inc. p...
by Business Tips Philippines on Jul 1, 2016

It Doesn’t Take Money to Make Money: How to Avoid Business Start-up Costs

  I’m sure you’ve probably been told by others or at least heard this before, “It takes money to make money,” especially to start-up a business. I’ve been told this in the past, I’ve read this in books and mag...
by OddBall Wealth on Jun 24, 2016

SYENet Opens Nomination for Top 100 Student Entrepreneurs in Ghana

Students and Youth Entrepreneurs’ Network (SEYNet), a subsidiary of The African Network of Entrepreneurs (TANOE) has opened nominations for the listing of Top 100 Student Entrepreneurs in Ghana... This is a content summary only. Visit www.cp-afr...

Country’s First Show on Corporate Citizenship Premieres on Bloomberg TV PH

Although, i am more inclined to read and watch about the latest political developments in our country, there are times that I read about business matters and the entrepreneurs world in the local newspaper.   Even though, i am not into business nor i...
by My Green Living Ideas on Jun 17, 2016

The Rise and Rise of Audu Maikori: From Passion to Profit and Fame

Some people work hard and achieve great success. Some others are hardly working and wonder why fortune doesn’t smile on them. I know a young man who doesn’t just work hard. He also works smart and he has huge achievements to show for his...
by Konnect Africa on Jun 15, 2016

Inspirational Books to Read for Entrepreneurs

The digital information age has allowed for a large proliferation of innovators and entrepreneurs looking to break through their respective industries.  The digital age also allowed for the new industries and new systems to become the new standard...
by Manila Reviews on Jun 12, 2016

Africa’s Most Powerful Woman: Folorunsho Alakija

Alongside the most influential women on the planet such as presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton and former talk show host Oprah Winfrey, Nigeria’s Folorunsho Alakija received the award of “Africa’s Most Powerful Woman.” Alakij...
by Konnect Africa on Jun 10, 2016

Here is How Shy Entrepreneurs can Master the Power of Negotiation to Win

As an introvert, you may feel like you have some disadvantages that your extroverted counterparts don’t have to deal with. However, this isn’t exactly true. In reality, you merely operate best under a different set of circumstances. And, when it...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jun 9, 2016

How Patrick Bitature broke the Backbone of Poverty through Entrepreneurship

I have been studying successful people for a long time. Today, I will be telling the story of a very very successful man from Uganda. He is the Founder and chairman of Simba Group of Companies, a conglomerate with investment in Telecom’s, minin...
by Konnect Africa on Jun 8, 2016

Ways to Help Your Small Business Flourish

Entrepreneurs know how hard it is to get a successful business started. Some experts say that over 90% of small businesses fail within the first 5 years, and half don't even make it through the first... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we...

List of 2016 Grants and funding for Nigerian Entrepreneurs and graduates

1. She leads Africa: A previous winner of the Sla grantRead more »Subscribe to my feed...
by Typearls lifestyle on May 26, 2016

Brenda Katwesigye – Connecting Ugandans to Good Health Care.

Brenda Katwesigye had a dream to become a medical doctor. From age 6, she thought of the contributions she could make to address the many health challenges in her community. The health systems in Kasubi, a suburb in Kampala where she grew up as a chi...
by Konnect Africa on May 18, 2016

6 Common Mistakes That First-Time Entrepreneurs Should Avoid

FounderSociety shares 6 common mistakes that trip up first-time entrepreneurs. “As a first-time entrepreneur, taking all the right steps in the beginning is critical to your success in the long run. It’s important to stay vigilant and avoid f...
by Personal Finance News on May 4, 2016

ACTIVATR.xyz: This #WebsiteWednesday will sprout new life into an ever budding industry of innovation

ACTIVATR.xyz – 123-reg customer (Germany) With Spring comes new beginnings and new opportunities: It’s a time that calls for change, as we look past the hardships and prepare for a brighter future. With the recent and unexpected passing of th...

Develop Multiple Off-Grid Income Sources Now

Poor Man Survival Self Reliance tools for independent minded people… www.poormansurvivor.net                            ISSN 2161-5543 A Digest of Urban Survival Resources   Make the most of yourself, for...
by Urban Survival Resources on Apr 26, 2016


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