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African businesses face a vast array of risks and the correct risk management policies need to be identified and in place.
Jannie Mouton talks about how he managed to pick himself up after being fired, and start one of South Africa’s most successful companies.
Thoughts by industry professionals about starting, and growing, an e-commerce store.
How can investors access Africa’s growth efficiently and effectively?
“While many people have made various resolutions for 2015, yours, as an entrepreneur, may be a little different to others.”
According to Michael Wood, founder of Aperio, a common mistake made by consumer-facing companies in Africa is getting their product sizes wrong.
Many business owners repeat simple mistakes that could have been avoided.
How we made it in Africa asked Anisa Kale to share some of her advice for strategically marketing to lower-end consumers in townships.
“The way one gets out of a big hole in business, is very simple – stop digging,” says Maneesh Garg.
As 2014 draws to a close, How we made it in Africa highlights some words of wisdom from African entrepreneurs.
South Africa’s Alan Knott-Craig Jr explains how getting married at 25 helped him as an entrepreneur.
One key to successful delegation is to coach team members on making and executing critical decisions.
“There was no empire in the beginning I can assure you of that,” said Francis Grogan, co-founder and CEO of Zambeef.
Alpesh Patel shares some of the lessons he has learnt over the years in entrepreneurship.
Four key considerations to successfully drive consumer engagement in Africa.