Tag Archives: Entrepreneurship

From warehouse to patient: mPharma’s approach to increasing the accessibility of medicines in Africa (Rising Africa)

Good news from the continent Since 2013, the startup mPharma has been trying to build an infrastructure and a drug-monitoring system to connect patients, hospitals and pharmacies. The objective is to enable doctors to know the exact location and availability of medicines in real time, and patients to have better access to medicines. mPharma is […]
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8 signs you’re on the golden path to success

By: Adam Toren February 16, 2016 Source: https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/270737 In the midst of a long entrepreneurial journey, it can be difficult to tell whether your idea — and more specifically, the way you execute it — is going to be successful. But if any of these eight signs have crossed your path as of late, you may be on […]
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Fashion gets faster and the CBD is in vogue

Clothing and other items in city-centre Joburg shops are drawing budget-conscious, trendy shoppers. And the big chains are also increasingly aware of the need to respond rapidly to changing demands By: Sunita Menon & Pales Vuyolwethu Tshandu  March 01, 2018 Source: https://www.businesslive.co.za The heart of Johannesburg’s central business district (CBD) is a fast-fashion haven and “on-trend” […]
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7 real-life business lessons you can learn from billionaires

By: Deep Patel Source: https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/309265 The “three-comma club” consists of those in industry, art and commerce who have achieved the exclusive honor of reaching a net worth of more than one billion dollars. From Rockefeller to Gates, members of the club include people who have truly altered the world. To achieve this level of success requires hard […]
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The key to achieving goals: Consistent, persistent pursuit

By: David Meltzer January 17, 2018 Source: https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/307529 I used to define happiness as the enjoyment of the pursuit of your potential. But, my ideas changed as I received more clarity on how exactly to reach your potential, happiness, purpose or fulfillment. I have found that it’s not only the enjoyment of the pursuit of your potential […]
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7 traits you should look for in a co-founder

By: Sujan Patel March 14, 2016 Source: https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/272150 A business partnership is an entirely different ballgame than  going solo, and it has its own set of unique challenges and considerations. One of those is finding the right partner. Choosing a co-founder for your business is not an easy task, and shouldn’t be taken lightly. It’s okay to […]
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Three ways to buy an established online business

By: Doug Winter August 14, 2017 Source: https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/295829 This year will be known as the year enterprises became artificially intelligent. Research by Gartner suggests that interest in new big data investments has peaked. The question has changed from “how do we get data?” to “what do we do with it?” Forrester found that enterprises plan on increasing investment in artificial […]
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3 things business owners need to know about BI (entrepreneur.com)

By: Sheila Eugenio May 29, 2017 Source: https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/289500 Business intelligence, or BI, is changing the way small to mid-size companies are making decisions, and it is creating significant advantages for those that do it well. If you are an entrepreneur, you know how important information is when it pertains to decisions that involve the future of your […]
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7 productivity tips to help you accomplish your biggest goals (entrepreneur.com)

By: Nina Zipkin Source: https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/288254 As a young entrepreneur who says her mission is to help others reach their potential, Caroline Ghosn understands the link between happiness and doing work that is of value. Ghosn is the founder and CEO of Levo, an online hub dedicated to helping millennials build and grow their careers by […]
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7 key steps to a growth strategy that works immediately (entrepreneur.com)

By: Rob Biederman January 29, 2015 Source: https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/240853 If only half of startups survive more than five years and only one-third make it to 10, what’s the one thing you could do to ensure your company is sustainable? The answer is to create a growth strategy for your business, of course. A growth strategy involves more than […]
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