The Startupbootcamp cohort showcased its top 10 startups, selected from a pool of 514 applicants, to global investors, sponsors, and partners at its first Africa-based demo day
The African Development Bank has launched a Youth Advisory Group to create 25 million jobs and impact 50 million youth across the continent
Top African female tech founder Annette Muller, who will share a stage with Russell Simmons at the Liberty Vuka Knowledge Summit this week, shares some thoughts on entrepreneurship
Uber has announced the appointment of Lola Kassim as its new general manager for West Africa
Coinciding with International Day of the Girl Child, Mastercard recently launched the African leg of its Girls4Tech programme
Us humans have a heuristic bias to sell our winners and hold onto our losers. That's not the way to build wealth. Better to hang onto your winners and cut your losers loose
Alan Knott-Craig 18 Oct 2017
Uber has in the last four years of its operation in Africa, changed perspectives in the transportation system while using technology to drive economic transformation in the sector.
Emma Okonji 13 Oct 2017
The results of the 20th African Top Employers Certification Programme were announced at an annual Certification Dinner on 12 October
Top Employers Institute 13 Oct 2017
Ebenezer Asante has been appointed as vice president (VP) of MTN Group's expanded Southern and East Africa and Ghana (SEAGHA) Region, effective 1 October 2017
Join us in celebrating the courageous innovators, in small businesses and large, in South Africa and the rest of Africa, who take the risks that create new revenues, models and livelihoods, as we designate October and November as Entrepreneur Month across 18 industries on Biz
Bizcommunity.com 2 Oct 2017
AGCO Agribusiness Programme is being established to develop talent to fill vital junior management roles in African agriculture and the supply chain
The first edition of the Women in Africa Forum featured a global network of leaders, women and men, working together for economic empowerment and carving out a greater role for women in the industry
End of road for low-commitment investments in Africa: South Africa no longer automatic country of choice
Today, Friday, 22 September, nine of Senegal's most promising seed-stage startups will compete to represent the country at the regional and global Seedstars Summits
Nigerian entrepreneur and business leader, Aliko Dangote told investors: "Agriculture, agriculture, agriculture. Africa will become the food basket of the world."
Sage has appointed Pieter Bensch as executive vice president for the Africa and Middle East region
Although there are strong labor laws in effect for people with disabilities, few companies go beyond federal requirements for making the workplace accessible. This typically means providing specific types of restrooms with wide doors and ramps in lieu of stairs so that the disabled can enter the workplace. There are, however, top companies that go above and beyond what is mandated by law.
Monetary Library 20 Nov 2017
The economy is rarely stable. On some occasions, it's less stable than others, though. During those chaotic days, you must have a plan for how to run your company. Otherwise, you'll become another statistic about failed businesses. Here are four ways to respond to an uncertain business climate.
As a business owner, you'll need different functional departments for the smooth running of the company because you can't do it all on your own.
Naija Writers’ Coach 13 Nov 2017