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”

7 serious mistakes startups make

Shikhar Ghosh of the Harvard Business School opines that, “Nearly 70% of all startups fail.” If that’s not alarming, then I don’t know what it is. Even more important, it sparks a crucial question of: “What aren’t startups doing right, what is the reason they wield such high attrition rate?” READ ALSO: 10 businesses youContinue reading “7 serious mistakes startups make”

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”