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6 Branding Mistakes Undermining Your Company's Image

5 Branding Mistakes Undermining Your Company’s Image

A company’s brand is everything and it can either make or break them. There are branding mistakes that could be undermining your company’s image. If attended to...

Strive Masiyiwa Makes Fortune’s “World’s 50 Greatest Leaders” list

Strive Masiyiwa Makes Fortune’s “World’s 50 Greatest Leaders” list

Businessman and founder of Econet Wireless Zimbabwe Strive Masiyiwa makes Fortune’s “World’s 50 Greatest Leaders” list.          ...

Important Points about Your Home-Based Business

Important Points about Your Home-Based Business

A number of major established corporations began as home-based business ideas and you can start yours too. You have completed the entrepreneur check list and know that...

Keep Your Business Online

Keep Your Business Online

More and more businesses are going online in this digital error and even from home you can get ahead of your competition. A good website is essential for any good...

17 Zimbabweans Selected For The 2017 Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme

17 Zimbabweans Selected For The 2017 Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme

17 Zimbabweans Selected For The 2017 Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme. The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme is the flagship entrepreneurship...

5 Simple Business Start-Ups To Start You Up

5 Simple Business Start-Ups To Start You Up

What simple business start-up could you embark on to start you up for your big business idea? You can follow the ‘a-dollar-a-day’ rule where you save up for...

5 Tips to Keep Your Business Afloat During Recessions

5 Tips to Keep Your Business Afloat During Recessions

5 tips to keep your business afloat during recessions noticing how cash flow is vital for a business. In recent times there have been unpredictable climate changes and...

Apply: Google Developer Launchpad Accelerator Program for Startups around the World

The Google Launchpad Accelerator is a program to empower founders by supporting their startups through mentorship and equity-free support. The Accelerator leverages all...

Zimbabwean Makes the 30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs In Africa 2017

Zimbabwean Makes the 30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs In Africa 2017

Forbes released its list of the final 30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs in Africa 2017 from more than 250 entries from 23 African countries. The list compiled by...

3 Ways To Make Networks Work for You

If you are asked to name five people that you could call up and ask for a $100 are you able to answer that question? Amongst the five individuals do you have two people...

African Entrepreneurship Award apply now!

If you think that you know how to make an idea or project that provides solutions for Zimbabwe, or on a greater scale, a Pan African idea that provides solutions for...

Strive Masiyiwa Partners With Bishop T.D. Jakes

“A true entrepreneur is never frustrated by anything” – Strive Masiyiwa

There is a story told in the legend of modern business about a young man who liked reading books. He would order books by mail order, but being a very avid reader he...

Strive Masiyiwa: "Choose wisely what you feed your mind."

Strive Masiyiwa Not Interested In To Political Talk Shows

The other day, I went to a restaurant in Johannesburg, South Africa. As I sat down to eat, some of the waiters came up to me and asked me for the usual...

Zimbabwe Excellence Awards 2017 Nominees Announced

Zimbabwe Excellence Awards 2017 Nominees Announced

The Zimbabwe Excellence Awards 2017 Nominees have been Announced! The Cape Town Zimbabwe Excellence awards ceremony was initiated by Julius Shamu with the aim of...

Nominate Inspirational Zimbabweans For Forbes 30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs In Africa 2017

Nominate Inspirational Zimbabweans For Forbes 30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs In Africa 2017

In March, Forbes will publish the 2017 ranking of the 30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs In Africa. Now in its sixth year, the list has become an influential and...

Five traits of a disciplined investor

Five traits of a disciplined investor

Starting an investment portfolio, be it big or small, requires some form of commitment from the prospective investor. Most importantly, the investor needs to have a goal...

Strive Masiyiwa: "Using the Internet to drive your business growth"

Strive Masiyiwa: “Using the Internet to drive your business growth”

A few months ago, I was talking with a leading entrepreneur who has made billions in the media business. Our discussion centered on how an entrepreneur can use the...

Strive Masiyiwa To Buy Neotel For $430 Million

Strive Masiyiwa: “Problems are only solved when one person decides to do something about it.”

As I said last week, now and again I will write about an inspiring initiative from someone on this platform. This is not meant to be a competition, but rather to help us...

Strive Masiyiwa To Buy Neotel For $430 Million

“Not everyone is an entrepreneur” – Strive Masiyiwa

A few days ago, we reached the landmark of “2m Likes” on our platform. Together we have built a community that extends throughout Africa, and around the...