Frank Kwesi Botwey is the co-founder and managing member of wekplace a Ghanaian employment technology. Wekplace is an online human capital management technology and services provider, actively digitizing the way companies work. Continue reading Frank Kwesi Botwey Shares Story of how he Co-founded Wekplace an Employment Technology in Ghana.
Gertrude Akosua Gyamfua Awumee, is the creative director and CEO of Trudie Art and Craft. Trudie Art and Craft is an indigenous Ghanaian company which deals in the production of all kinds of bags from the scratch. Continue reading Meet Gertrude Akosua Gyemfuah Awumee: Creative Director & CEO, Trudie Art and Craft.
Applications for the Access Bank Pitch-a-ton Africa 2021 are now open. The womenpreneur Pitch-a-ton Africa program is designed to provide female owned businesses across Africa an opportunity to access finance, world-class business trainings as well as mentoring opportunities. Continue reading Acces Bank Womenpreneur Pitch-a-ton Africa 2021 for African Female Entrepreneurs.
The Legatum Centre for Development and Entrepreneurship at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has launched the inaugural Legatum Foundry Fellowship to support entrepreneurs in Africa. Continue reading African Entrepreneurs Invited to Apply for Fully-Funded MIT-based Fellowship.
AfricArena has recently released a report which indicates that Nigeria and Kenya are the hotspots for African Venture Capital Investment (VC) with $307 million and $305 million raised in 2020, respectively. Egypt is also a major player with $269 million of funding recorded last year while South Africa had $259 million. Rwanda has positioned itself as a hub for East Africa and has chalked great success with $126 million raised in 2019. Continue reading Where Africa’s Start-up Activity Is Concentrated.
Daniel McKorley is a Ghanaian business magnate, the founder, and Chief executive of the McDan Group. McKorley is arguably one of the most successful businessmen in Ghana and was declared the Entrepreneur of the year 2016 at the Ghana Aviation Awards. In a recent post, the business mogul mentioned that he is mostly asked the million-dollar question of what the secret to success is? According … Continue reading The Secret to Success is Managing your Failures-Daniel McKorley
Renowned Ghanaian Businesswoman, High-Performance Coach, Speaker, and Image, Etiquette and International Protocols Expert Dzigbordi K. Dosoo shares 5 Tips on How to Build a Successful Business. Dzigbordi stated that she feels compelled to share some tips that she learned building a business that she wished she knew in her 20s. According to Dzigbordi the compulsion came after she observed that in recent times many business start-ups are springing … Continue reading 5 Tips on How to Build a Successful Business -Dzigbordi K. Dosoo
The Microfinance and Small Loan Centre (MASLOC) is a governmental loan initiative given to small and medium scale businesses in Ghana with the aim of reducing poverty. The Government of Ghana launched in 2006 with the target of boosting job creation and reduction of poverty. MASLOC has the mission of “providing micro and small loans for start-ups and small businesses with fast, easy and accessible … Continue reading How To Apply for MASLOC Loan in Ghana.
Whiles entrepreneurship is the engine of growth of most economies, and a good career option for many, the challenge most people face in their entrepreneurship journey is raising their start up capital. You’ll hear many say that they have amazing ideas, that can create jobs for others and really want to start up their own business, but do not have the necessary capital lift of … Continue reading 12 Ways to Raise Capital for your Business in Ghana.
Whiles some think that being an entrepreneur is for those with capital and hence when the topic of entrepreneurship comes up usually count themselves out. However, entrepreneurship is for everyone who is willing to become one. There are many ways you can raise capital for your business in Ghana which I will be talking in my next article. The most important thing is to have … Continue reading 30 Profitable Business Ideas In Ghana with a capital of GH5000-GH10,000.
Are you looking for a profitable business venture to invest your GHC10,000-GHC30,000 in? In a country like Ghana an amount between GHC10,000- GHC30,000 is a great seed capital that if judiciously invested in a profitable business, you’ll reap the fruits of your labor without a doubt. There are many businesses you can start with an amount ranging from GHC10,000- GHC30,000, nevertheless, not all business ideas … Continue reading 8 Businesses you can Start with a budget of 10,000 Cedis to 30,000 Ghana Cedis.
While the university may be a place to acquire knowledge for our future careers, it is also a perfect place to begin your entrepreneurship journey. Many renowned businesses we know today started on university campuses. The likes of Jobberman of Nigeria, Doughman Doughnuts (Ghana), Kente Master (Ghana), and dynamite clothing now dynamite impressions (Ghana) just to name a few and you can also do exploits … Continue reading 10 Business Ideas For University Students in Ghana (Africa).
Having financial freedom or financial independence I believe is the dream of everyone and it is something that we should all consciously and actively work towards. It may seem difficult to achieve, but it is not unattainable. There are myriads ways to attain financial freedom and investment in stocks is just one of them. Investment in stocks has many advantages although it has it’s own … Continue reading Why and How To Invest On The Ghana Stock Exchange Market.
It is the desire of every business owner that the moment they set up their business customers would come trooping in effortlessly. Nevertheless, this is not the case, some businesses have to go through several months without any significant number of customers which makes the location of a business crucial. The location of a business has the potential to either make or mar a business. … Continue reading 7 Things to Consider when Choosing a Location for your Business in Ghana.
Perhaps you are passionate about food, how it is prepared, how it’s garnished and how it is served. The truth is that a greater proportion of us humans are foodies, whether we admit it or not, this therefore provides a huge and ready market for all business related to food. If you want to convert this passion of yours into a business, then this article … Continue reading 10 Food Business Ideas to Invest in, in Ghana
Do you have a budget between 3000 Cedis to 5000 Ghana Cedis and you are thinking of starting a business in Ghana? There are a number of profitable and not too demanding business ventures you can consider investing in. This article outlines 7 of such ideas. 1. Mobile Money Merchant: Mobile money transfer is the current reigning king in the digital financial service in Ghana. … Continue reading 7 Businesses you can Start with a Budget of 3000 Cedis to 5000 Ghana Cedis.
Given that the needs of humans are approximately homogeneous across countries, and almost across cultures. When a business succeeds in providing a solution to a problem, either with a product or a service, the next rational thing to do is ensure that the product gets to all the possible markets at which it will be needed or will help meet similar needs. The existence of … Continue reading How to Expand your Business to Neighboring Country Markets.
Do you want to restore customer confidence and boost sales? Then this article is for you. Continue reading 4 Ways to Restore and Boost Customers’ Confidence Post-COVID-19.
If there is any more appropriate time for us to consider starting a business, then it is now. Continue reading 7 Tips on How to Start and Grow your Business.
1.Put aside atleast one tenth of your every earning: It may be done monthly or daily depending on the frequency of your income. But the most important thing is that you make sure at least 1/10th of your every earning is put aside. Some may wonder how can I put aside one tenth if all I earn is not even enough to meet all my … Continue reading 7 Ways to Increase your Bank Account: Culled from the Richest man in Babylon
The Fear of Failure: Most of us fear to fail that we never even try at all. However, failure is an inevitable step on our way to success, and a step we need to take more than once. Failure is just an indication that we’re working towards achieving our goals. Embrace it, learn from it and move on. No need dwelling on it. Failure brings … Continue reading 7 Things that can sabotage your Success in any Industry.
By Barbara Zelu Passion is a key driving force in any venture. It is the force that fuels most entrepreneurs, activists, athletes, pioneers, small business owners and sole proprietors to achieve their goals. However, passion alone in not enough to create a winning outcome. Passion alone doesn’t create value, it won’t magically turn your ideas (raw materials) into fruition (finished products). Becoming the woman or … Continue reading You’ve got great passion, but passion alone is not enough.
By Barbara Zelu Tyler Perry is a world renowned producer, director, entertainment mogul , owner of madea movie franchise, and a best selling author. Tyler Perry is the epitome of hardwork, determination, dedication, commitment and the believe in a higher power. He’s a man worth emulating. Here are seven compelling things you can learn from Tyler ; Curve a niche for yourself; Tyler Perry believes … Continue reading 7 things to learn from Tyler Perry