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Tips for Operating a Profitable Tech Business in Africa

Tips for Operating a Profitable Tech Business in Africa

Alongside Kenya and South Africa, Nigeria ranks as one of the top three destinations for foreign investment in African tech companies. Many see Africa at large as approaching the brink of a technological revolution, and Nigeria could be leading the charge. But that...
Lessons learned as a Nigerian Investor

Lessons learned as a Nigerian Investor

Nigerian entrepreneurs all have varying views regarding entrepreneurship, but most all agree on one thing: early-stage companies and startups would be better benefited by investor accessibility. Dr. Ola Brown, founder of the Flying Doctors Nigeria Air Ambulance...
How Nigeria Is Embracing STEM Women

How Nigeria Is Embracing STEM Women

It’s called empowerment, and that is what the African country of Nigeria hopes to instill in young schoolgirls as more of them seek studies in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics). For years, girls were encouraged to avoid high-tech classes...
Tips for Building Your Brand

Tips for Building Your Brand

Developing a personal brand means to create a mark that symbolizes your career or your name. You can then use this association to express your values, character and/or abilities. Many people mistakenly think that only well-known product sellers need a brand. However,...
Microinsurance and the Rise of Micro Industries

Microinsurance and the Rise of Micro Industries

Insurance has long been seen as a costly endeavor for those struggling to make ends meat and is often one of the first things to be cut out of the budget when push comes to shove. Families would rather keep the lights on and keep food on the table in the present than...