Success Stories


A cooperative of women in Mali have turned an idea to produce dried mangoes and onions into a successful business that runs all year...

Corporate Social Responsibility is a business ethic for Nigerian Breweries. Working with local communities, they hope to set the standard for proactive business practice.

Africa Report TV series showcases successful entrepreneur Godwin Mate of Glade Digital Printing in Ghana.

Meet Dina Bina from Tanzania. She started out as a street vendor selling flowers. Today she owns and manages her own profitable florist shop....

All you need to know

Africa Report: All you need to grow your business in Africa. Welcome to this multimedia project that features successful, responsible and sustainable entrepreneurship.

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Tips and tricks

Getting a small business loan doesn’t need to be a daunting task. In fact, there are only three simple rules to get one. Here...

You don’t necessarily need to go corporate to be in business. Sometimes, a little bit of space at home is all you need to...

We live in an ever-increasing technological world – socially and professionally, technology is a big part of our everyday lives. If you want to effectively use technology to your business advantage, Emerging Stars identifies three talents you need by your side.
Three ways to overcome a failed business venture

Starting a venture, dedicating countless hours to its growth, and then seeing it flop is an experience that leaves many entrepreneurs unnecessarily doubting their ability to start afresh. So how can you overcome a business setback and move on to a successful new venture?

Balance work and play US president Barack Obama is regularly photographed playing sports or eating a burger and fries at a local fast-food restaurant.  As...
Be remembered: what a strong slogan can do to your business.

‘Finger lickin’ good, Open Happiness, Redbull gives you wings, and Connecting people’ – do these slogans sound familiar? It probably does, as those words not only are easy to remember but also immediately bring images, colours, and even tastes from the brands they are associated with.