Monthly Archives: February 2013


The Prototyper Mind: How Successful Entrepreneur Think

the-secretNelson Mandela was quoted saying in the Time Magazine article Mandela: His 8 Lessons of Leadership, “Once you know what you want and your principles, everything else is about tactics. Throughout his life, he has always made that distinction. read more

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.

How to Prepare and Return to Africa: Lessons from Rivolala Ratsimandresy, Founder of MALANDY

Rivolala RatsimandresyIn 2009, Rivolala Ratsimandresy  decided to move back to his native country after 20 years in Europe.

He was motivated by an idea to create a chain of restaurants that serve Madagascar traditional food but adapted  to urban life: a good quality food based on traditional recipes but prepared and packaged in ways that make it convenient read more

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.

SchoolSMS: From 0 to 100K+ in monthly revenues

After Tusqee Systems won the IPO48 competition in Nairobi last year, with the amazing claim to revolutionize the way more than 35,000 primary & secondary schools in Kenya interact with parents, the team of fresh graduates from Kenyan University went on to execute with excellence their business plan. The results are just impressive:

1. From 5 schools read more

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.

Sending Money to Africa: Find and Compare prices

Africa-diasporaDeveloping countries facing a decline in private capital flows (by 50 percent or more in 2009 according to some estimates) are looking towards their emigrants as a source of (hard currency) external finance during difficult times.

More than 30 million people have officially emigrated from north and sub-Saharan Africa, with unrecorded migrants, read more

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.

Top Business Incubators In Africa

Regardless of what it’s being called, business incubation in Africa seems to center in technology which helps investors, software designers, programmers, and young entrepreneurs to connect with each other. In Africa, only a few concepts compel more anticipation and collaboration than a technological innovation.

AfriLabs

AfriLabs read more

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.

Get Funding for Your Ideas: Try Grants and Subsidies

grant-moneyMost of startups die simply because they ran out of money. There is a “Research and Development” period for any business that is generally chaotic, capital intense, stressful, but is absolutely necessary for the founders to learn the business they are in, and also to discover their business model and product-market fit.

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About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of SiliconAfrica.com, Founder of Goodbuzz.net, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at mk@linkcrafter.com.