In 2012, Africa has forecasted average growth rate of around five percent. But even with the growth in the African continent, novice and established entrepreneurs are still having a hard time finding sustainable financing. Because
This week we are in New York with Liz Ngonzi, Entrepreneur in Residence at Cornell University and Founder of Amazing Taste, LLC. Liz has a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems with a concentration in Telecommunications Systems from Syracuse University, holds
- 1. Catch people doing something good, and praise them instantly,
- 2. Praise people in front of other people,
- 3. Praise people in their absence.
The first one is very effective. It has a tremendous impact on people self-confidence, motivation, and feeling of belonging. Whenever you find someone doing something good, reinforce the action by praising the person in the
The 2012 “Information Economy Report” released today by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) should act like a waking call for all the countries which doesn’t fully understand yet how the digital revolution is rapidly changing the structure of economic and political power in the world.
This revolution creates
This week, we were in Johannesburg, to meet one of the most creative mind in Africa: Lebogang Nkoane. He is the founder and owner of 2LMN, a media Research and Development Studio in South Africa which has received notorious design awards like The Loeries and The Bookmarks, the Oscar of Digital artists.
Lebogang is also the founder of the “African
Started 4 years ago, Eat24.com, a food-delivery startup in San Francisco has now more than 150 employees, covers more than 850 U.S. cities, gets more than a million unique visitors a month, and will generate more than $150 million in sales by the end of the year 2012.
The food delivery market is growing, and fast. In Europe, Berlin food delivery startup
This weekend we were in Boston, Massachusetts, to meet one of the most connected African community leader there: Voury Ignegongba.
Voury holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from McGill University, speaks English, French, Spanish, Japanese and Mundang. He grew up in 4 countries (Cameroon, Mauritania, Niger, Mali), and have