May 10, 2016

Lessons from Success by Ariho Kamara (Part 2)

No one starts at the TOP. Unless of course they are going down! I often meet security guards, cashiers, janitors, painters and waiters who think they […]
May 4, 2016

Turn your business into a technology company (Part 7) by Strive Masiyiwa

  Maybe it was “esusu,” “stokvel,” and “mukando” that got me into business after all! In my last post I talked about a traditional savings scheme […]
May 2, 2016

Turn your business into a technology company (Part 6) by Strive Masiyiwa

Applying technology to an old, old idea! In some parts of West Africa, they call it “susu.” In South Africa they call it a “stokvel.” In […]
May 1, 2016

Turn your business into a technology company (Part 5) by Strive Masiyiwa

Use mobile phones and the Internet to change your business Most of the fastest growing businesses in the world are businesses that have “re-imagined” well established […]
April 30, 2016

Turn your business into a technology company (Part 4) by Strive Masiyiwa

Listen before you leap In a recent interview, a former CEO of Apple Computer, John Sculley, talked about entrepreneurship, innovation and new “disruptive” technologies. He said […]
April 29, 2016

Turn your business into a “technology company” (Part 3) by Strive Masiyiwa

Harness the future! The other day I was watching a program about a young Chinese entrepreneur who created a restaurant that has no waiters. Everyone orders […]
April 28, 2016

Turn your business into a “technology company” (Part 2) by Strive Masiyiwa

What are you waiting for? I was inspired this week to hear stories from so many of you who are using technology to connect buyers and […]
April 27, 2016

Turn your business into a “technology company” (Part 1) by Strive Masiyiwa

  The other day I was talking to a friend who runs a fast-moving consumer goods company, or what the experts call an “FMCG” company. He […]
July 31, 2015

Nurturing Talent – by Dr. Ian Clarke (Chairman and Founder International Medical Group)

Some of the most significant inventions, such as the personal computer, the Internet and Google, have come about, not through individual genius, like another Einstein, but […]
July 19, 2015

Warren Buffet’s Top 10 Rules of Success by Evan Carmichael

  #1. Find your Passion – When you find it, give it all you have within. #2. Hire Well – 3 things to look out for […]