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How To Get Influencers To Promote Your Brand

How To Get Influencers To Promote Your Brand

In the early days of Jersey Champs, Kelly was enrolled in Rutgers University and running the company out of his dorm room. After seeing a business opportunity in the popularity of sports jerseys, Kelly set out to see if he could sell jerseys with custom designs that weren’t necessarily related to sports. Fast forward three […]

The First Electric Vehicle In Africa Sparks Hope

The First Electric Vehicle In Africa Sparks Hope

 THE first Electric Vehicle Road Trip (EVRT) in Africa has raised awareness around smarter mobility and inspiring the public and other stakeholders to join this revolution. This is according to organisers of the just-concluded momentous trip, which has been described as a resounding success. Driven by Generation.e, the EVRT Africa, powered by ACDC Dynamics and […]

Government Policies Must Ensure Inclusion of Women In The Economy

Government Policies Must Ensure Inclusion of Women In The Economy

While more women graduate from institutions of higher learning, they remain the most affected by unemployment in comparison to men. According to the Council on Higher Education’s Vital Stats report, 59 487 women graduated with degrees from public universities in 2017 compared to 36 627 men. A similar trend is evident when considering students who […]

Zimbabwe Electricity Price Shoots Up By 320%

Zimbabwe Electricity Price Shoots Up By 320%

Zimbabwe’s power regulator has increased the average electricity price by 320%. The decision was taken to allow it to ramp up production and improve supplies amid daily power cuts. Essentially, the electricity company needs more money to pay for things like diesel to power the generators. Zimbabwe is grappling with the worst economic crisis since […]

Competitive Rivals Can Make You More Successful

Competitive Rivals Can Make You More Successful

In a recent commercial for Gatorade, NFL star J. J. Watt offers a simple piece of advice for aspiring athletes: Find a rival. Having a rival, Watt argues, can help you stay motivated and perform at high levels. Such advice, however, is useful not only to the athletically inclined but to entrepreneurs as well. Having a rival […]

Shoprite Manager Accused Of Using K-Word, Faces Disciplinary Hearing

Shoprite Manager Accused Of Using K-Word, Faces Disciplinary Hearing

A Shoprite regional manager has been taken to a disciplinary hearing for allegedly using the k-word on her subordinates. The disciplinary hearing for the regional manager, who heads up a Shoprite store situated in Johannesburg’s Southgate Mall, was expected to take place on Thursday. According to a statement released by Shoprite Group, the company did […]

Visa Empowers Female Entrepreneurs

Visa Empowers Female Entrepreneurs

Visa has launched a new campaign initiative called ‘She’s Next’, which seeks to empower and encourage African female micro-and small-business owners as they fund, run and grow their businesses across the continent. The global expansion of the campaign was announced at the 28th World Economic Forum on Africa in Cape Town, as part of Visa’s […]

Go To Fewer Meetings, and Take More Action – Bobbi Brown

Go To Fewer Meetings, and Take More Action – Bobbi Brown

What do you do for a second act, when your first act literally changed an industry? That was the question facing makeup powerhouse Bobbi Brown, whose simple line of lipsticks blossomed into the billion-dollar company Bobbi Brown Cosmetics. She left it in 2016 with no plans for what to do next; all she knew was that she was […]

Vodafone, UNDP To Empower 1,500 Ghanaian Women

Vodafone, UNDP To Empower 1,500 Ghanaian Women

Vodafone Ghana Foundation has partnered the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to empower 1,500 women in the informal sector with digital and financial skills in the Upper East Region. The project, dubbed ‘Bringing the Informal to the Formal’, will directly train the women, mostly found in the Agric-processing sector, in savings, food security, business improvement; […]

Ghana Is Austria’s Most Important Business Destination In Africa

Ghana Is Austria’s Most Important Business Destination In Africa

The President of the Republic of Austria, His Excellency Alexander Van der Bellen, has described Ghana as the most important destination in Africa currently for Austria and Austrian businesses. According to President Alexander Van der Bellen, the management of the Ghanaian economy, especially over the last two years, for which Ghana is projected to be […]