What is Crowdfunding? Crowdfunding is an investment opportunity for large amounts of people to fund a project or idea that is marketed to them through crowd funding channels. A reward-based program is often used whereby “backers” of a project will receive a reward for helping to fund the project. This reward could be in the…Read more Crowdfunding: The Importance of having an Effective Strategy
Readers of our blog are well aware of our previous post where we highlighted the benefits of having a Business Plan. Today we will be highlighting the differences between a Business Plan and a Strategic Plan and stating why both are needed for a successful business. As we stated in a previous post, a…Read more Differences between a Business Plan and a Strategic Plan
One of the main aims of the African Union’s Agenda 2063 is Visa free travel across the African continent. It's been billed as a major talking point in recent years by the African Union (AU). The purpose of Agenda 2063 is to ultimately increase Africa's growth in the economic and tourism sectors. It promotes investment…Read more News: How the African Union’s Agenda 2063 aims to boost economies and drive growth across the continent
The Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum is an organisation geared towards growing, investing and developing African women-led businesses and initiatives in the broad areas of technology, inclusive infrastructure and related sectors, creative industries, and sustainable food production that shape Africa's sustainable future. They will be hosting their annual AWIEF awards at a gala…Read more News: The AWIEF is set to award female entrepreneurs that are steering Africa into a brighter future
It’s official. The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 releases to the public on the 23 August 2017. However, we all remember the Galaxy Note 7 fire debacle and Samsung’s lack of adequate quality control measures that led to phones exploding in customer’s pockets. This severely impacted Samsung’s bottom line almost immediately in terms of consumer confidence…Read more Samsung Galaxy Note 8: Is it enough to restore consumer confidence in their brand?