Education & Training

Here are some of the most interesting business ideas in Africa’s vast Education and Training market

5 Innovative Ideas That Are Transforming Education in Africa

By |2019-05-07T17:40:27+01:00February 8th, 2018|Business ideas, Education & Training, Get Inspired!, Sponsored Content|

Sponsored post We live in exciting times where our daily lives are dominated by innovation. The education landscape is also gradually changing as new ideas, inventions, and new ways of teaching become the norm. It’s worth noting that innovation does not only mean technology, but it encompasses any creative, new way of doing things. If [...]

Meet Maria, the amazing entrepreneur who is empowering a generation and baking her way to the top

By |2019-05-07T16:48:59+01:00March 26th, 2017|Business ideas, Education & Training, Get Inspired!|

photo credit: Sweet Cake TV Everybody loves cake. Except you’re avoiding the tasty treat for health or religious reasons, you’re almost certainly a freak. How can any living, breathing human not love cake? We gift and expect cakes to celebrate birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, graduation, promotion, retirement and dozens of other special moments. In fact, cakes [...]

This Secret But Powerful Strategy Will Help You Learn Anything You Want

By |2017-03-01T17:21:02+01:00December 22nd, 2016|Education & Training, Get Inspired!, Videos|

Almost everybody wants to learn something new. It could be a new skill like speaking a foreign language, or knowing how to play a musical instrument like the piano, guitar or trumpet. However, despite our interest in learning something new, most of us face the same challenge: We don't have time. Our lives are just [...]

8 Revolutionary and Exciting Ideas That Are Changing The Way We Learn in Africa

By |2017-03-01T17:21:12+01:00May 16th, 2016|Business ideas, Education & Training, Get Inspired!|

photo credit: be-africa.org Right now, more than 60 percent of Africans are below the age of 30. And over the next three decades, Africa will see the highest rate of population growth in the world, and will be home to the largest population of young people on earth by 2050. With this overwhelming population of [...]

This entrepreneur has a very smart strategy to transform Africa’s education system — Watch him explain it

By |2017-03-01T17:21:13+01:00April 28th, 2016|Education & Training, Get Inspired!, Videos|

Fred Swaniker is a serial entrepreneur and one of Africa's youngest and most promising leadership development experts. He founded the Africa Leadership Academy, the Africa Leadership Network and the Africa Leadership Universities. He is a TED Fellow, a World Economic Forum 'Young Global Leader', and has been described as one of the 'Top 10 Young [...]

$5 School Fees – How this private school makes money from teaching poor kids in Kenya

By |2017-03-01T17:21:53+01:00July 21st, 2013|Education & Training, Get Inspired!|

Bridge International Academies Kenya is doing remarkable things with affordable education in Africa. For as little as $5 per month, poor parents in Kenya can now afford the quality education that they hope will give their children a future outside poverty. Bridge International Academies is a chain of more than 100 low-cost private nursery and primary [...]

Amazing! How this low-cost private school chain is educating poor children for profit in Ghana

By |2017-03-01T17:21:53+01:00July 21st, 2013|Education & Training, Get Inspired!|

Omega Schools Ghana is leading the revolution for affordable quality education in Africa. Who would ever have thought that money could be made from educating poor African kids? On a continent where government-run schools are notorious for low quality education and school fees in many private schools are priced out of the reach of the [...]

The business of Education in Africa – 7 lucrative opportunities you can exploit in this huge and growing market

By |2017-03-01T17:21:54+01:00July 21st, 2013|Business ideas, Education & Training|

The business of education in Africa is huge. Very huge. Make no mistake about it; education and training is big business in Africa! Why? Education is in a crisis situation in Africa as governments across the continent are overwhelmed with the huge and growing demand for quality education. The successes of Omega Schools (Ghana) and [...]

Muhammed Jah – The computer teacher who became a telecom heavyweight

By |2017-03-01T17:22:06+01:00February 26th, 2013|Education & Training, Get Inspired!|

In the early days of computers in Africa, Muhammed Jah noticed a huge Information Technology skills gap in his native Gambia and decided to do something about it. The last straw for him was finding out that some organisations spending a lot of money to get foreign professionals from Europe to train Gambians in elementary [...]