Growing businesses face a range of challenges. As a business grows, different problems and opportunities demand different solutions – what worked a year ago might now be not the best approach. All too often, avoidable mistakes turn what could have been a great business into an also-ran.Read More
In a forest, a pregnant deer is about to give birth.
She finds a remote grass field near a strong-flowing river.
This seems a safe place.
Suddenly labour pains begin.
At the same moment, dark clouds gather around above and lightning starts a forest fire.Read More
If you ever wished you could peer inside the mind of one of the most intriguing icons in the world and find out exactly what makes them successful, here’s your chance. Paulo Coelho has written some of the most popular and inspiring novels of the 21st century, touching the hearts of more than 100 million people in 56 different countries.Read More
Our KBA Africa entrepreneur of the Month is Crafted Inc, run by the dynamic Gladys Chibanda. Crafted Inc is an eco-friendly manufacturing company which specialises in handmade stationery like journals, diaries and notebooks by recycling old paper and fabric. The recycled paper is also used to manufacture gift bags and gift boxes.Read More
Youth entrepreneurship gives young people the opportunity to chart their own destinies. Even if they don’t start a business, youth involved in entrepreneurship programs gain skills and become more innovative and effective employees and managers.Read More
It’s that time of year when you need to regroup and focus on 2017. The beginning of the year can be overwhelming as there is so much to do. Here are a few tips to keep you motivated, and ideas to increase the likelihood of your success.Read More
Holiday season is here, and with it some end-of-the-year days off. If you’ve kept up with the latest productivity research, you already know why it’s important to take that time off yourself.
But how should you spend that time? Is there a way to spend the holiday break that will improve your health and your mood, boost your brain function, improve your productivity, and send you into 2017 raring to go?Read More
Christmas is around the corner and as an entrepreneur, there are certain things you need to watch out for. Christmas can be a stressful time for entrepreneurs. In addition to family demands, shopping, and travel, entrepreneurs have to contend with distracted clients, absent employees, and year-end administration. Here are a few things to think about…