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How these Successful African Entrepreneurs Raised Capital for Their Businesses

By |2020-06-06T21:11:18+01:00August 30th, 2019|Get Inspired!|

  “I don’t have the capital.” “Nobody wants to give me capital.” “The banks have turned me down five times.” These are some of the most common reasons people give for not starting or growing their businesses. Access to capital is arguably the biggest threat to entrepreneurs around the world. And every year, thousands of [...]

After 10 years chasing the American Dream, this former refugee has built a beautiful African Dream

By |2019-05-07T16:47:54+01:00April 15th, 2019|Get Inspired!|

. Until he was 14, Henri Nyakarundi didn't know he was a refugee. His family had fled to Burundi following the growing tensions in Rwanda that eventually led to the ugly 1994 genocide. From an early age, Henri had always fantasized about living in the United States and chasing the American Dream. For him, the [...]

11 Business Opportunities in Africa That Made More Millionaires in 2019 — and will continue in 2020

By |2020-07-06T14:47:27+01:00February 9th, 2019|Business ideas, Get Inspired!|

It feels odd to talk about business opportunities in Africa in 2019. It feels odd to talk about business opportunities in Africa, right? Over the last couple of years, Africa has been at the center of the global migration debate, particularly in Europe and North America. Thousands of Africans have been fleeing the continent. Some [...]

101 Interesting Ways To Make Money in Africa – The Top Business Opportunities and Success Stories

By |2019-07-10T19:09:05+01:00February 2nd, 2019|Business ideas, Get Inspired!|

. There is an abundance of amazing business opportunities in Africa. And the success stories you're about to read prove just how much these opportunities are worth. According to the IMF's recent World Economic Outlook, six of the ten fastest growing economies in the world are in Africa. And by 2050, the continent's economy could quadruple [...]

Are you ready for the future? The revelations in this documentary will amaze you

By |2019-05-07T17:35:42+01:00November 22nd, 2018|Get Inspired!, Videos|

  Right now, we live in uncertain times. While the world is making dramatic and exciting progress in science and technology, our civilization still faces significant and disturbing threats to its future. And there are several nagging questions: What will be the eventual outcome of the increasing gap between the rich and poor across the [...]

Is this the solution to tribalism and ethnic hatred in Africa?

By |2019-05-07T17:36:32+01:00August 9th, 2018|Get Inspired!, Videos|

  I tend to think tribalism is much worse than racism. It's the single biggest weakness we, as Africans, are yet to fix. It's the reason Africa does not run on meritocracy, and has to endure incompetent leadership. And it's the big reason the continent cannot yet unite against anything -- corruption, poverty, deprivation, etc. [...]

The confessions of an economic hitman (Must Watch)

By |2019-05-07T17:35:24+01:00August 6th, 2018|Get Inspired!, Videos|

  "There are two ways to conquer and enslave a nation. One is by the sword. The other is by debt." These are the words of John Adams, the second president of the United States of America. The strategy is simple: use the IMF and World Bank to give debt to countries that have an [...]

Working on a dream? Struggling to build your business? You need to watch this.

By |2019-05-07T17:36:47+01:00July 31st, 2018|Get Inspired!, Growing your business..., Videos|

  Life is hard, especially when you're struggling to build a business. Despite your investments of time, money, and effort, it can take a long time before you start to see results, and that's one of the biggest reasons many people quit. In today's digital age of "plug and play" most people quickly lose patience [...]

Table manners for entrepreneurs — important tips and dining etiquette to always keep in mind

By |2019-05-07T17:37:09+01:00June 11th, 2018|Get Inspired!, Videos|

  There's quite a lot you can tell about a person from the way they behave at the table. And these days, many business meetings and deals happen around tables that have food or drinks served on them. That's why proper table manners and dining etiquette have become an important skill set for the modern [...]

One of my best speeches of all time — The danger of a single story

By |2019-05-07T17:37:19+01:00June 9th, 2018|Get Inspired!, Videos|

  Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is one of the most promising young literary talents that Africa has produced in the last two decades. She is a fierce ambassador of the continent and whenever I listen to her, my pride in #Africa balloons to dizzying heights. Like I always say, Africa is a great "product" that suffers [...]