Success Stories

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Meet Michael Amewornu and his son Benjamin. For these two creative Ghanaians, entrepreneurship runs in the family. As a father and son team, Michael...
Café des Arts Inspires Innovation in Kenyavideo

Inspired by her passion for cuisine, this innovative entrepreneur started a restaurant business in Nairobi. She followed her heart straight to success by doing...
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Meet Dina Bina from Tanzania. She started out as a street vendor selling flowers. Today she owns and manages her own profitable florist shop....
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Uchumi Grain Limited is a successful milling company. Isaac Chege, the brains behind the business, believes in offering more than a milling service to his clientele.

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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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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.

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.

“The career of the 21st century will be protean, a career that is driven by the person, not the organisation, and that will be reinvented by the person from time to time, as the person and the environment change.” - D.T. Hall, Protean Careers in the 21st Century (1996)
5 ways to network successfully

As an entrepreneur or business owner, you need to constantly look for networking opportunities. Here are five ways to successfully network with potential partners no matter where you are.

Sustainable competitive advantage. This is the single most important factor in investment decision-making, encompassing all the elements of your proposed venture. ‘Sustainable’ means over the...