You know you are an entrepreneur when…

Entrepreneurship is the current buzzword in the business community. With several reasons to give upon request, many have saddled themselves with the responsibility of trying to create something new; something that would stimulate one form of reward or the other. The onerous task of designing a preferred future, as a product of entrepreneurship is fullyContinue reading “You know you are an entrepreneur when…”

Will the customer keep you in mind?

Your customer is the prime reason you are in business. This is the driving principle that fuels success in any line of trade, since revenue from sales would definitely add to the growth of the business. It then becomes imperative to do everything possible to keep the customer. Keeping your customer focused on you alone,Continue reading “Will the customer keep you in mind?”

A burning desire; the case of the African entrepreneur

It is usually welcome news when one decides to stand out and do something different, especially when that action is directed at alleviating a pressing challenge. The 21st century has experienced a growing trend of entrepreneurial activity, especially amongst the youth, who, as if to assuage the effects of unemployment in several countries around theContinue reading “A burning desire; the case of the African entrepreneur”

Funding your business; options available

Money is the live wire of every business unit. Every entrepreneur seeks to primarily maximize returns on investments in a business. Sourcing for funding for your business has currently become a nightmare for various businesses due to the risk factors involved. In this issue, we would share ideas on various sources of funding for businesses,Continue reading “Funding your business; options available”

Africa’s tourism story; a well-kept secret

Late reggae legend Robert Marley summed it all up: “Africa is the richest place, but the poorest race”. Well-nourished forests, rich mineral deposits, vast agricultural capabilities and scenic locations clearly depict the aesthetic power of nature that rests with us. The desired projection of these features to the world has obviously not received the bestContinue reading “Africa’s tourism story; a well-kept secret”

Top tips for starting your own business

With youth unemployment at record highs, one way for young people to get a job is to start their own business. Instead of waiting for someone else to hire you, why not set up a company and employ yourself? But how do you launch a business during an economic downturn? READ ALSO: Intellectual Property: ProtectingContinue reading “Top tips for starting your own business”

Trending: 10 businesses you can start in Ghana right now

Various business opportunities exist for the keen – eyed entrepreneur. Detailed below are some ideas you could develop into a viable business venture. Transport Services: Africa’s transport network is still in its early stages of development. Here in Ghana, the year 1927 witnessed the operation of bus services by the Accra Town Council in Accra,Continue reading “Trending: 10 businesses you can start in Ghana right now”