Chris Kirubi with Virgin Group's Sir Richard Branson
Chris Kirubi is a complex man. One of Africa’s richest and most successful businessmen, he’s that rare blend of Donald Trump, Jeffrey Sachs, Richard Branson and American music star DJ Khaled, in African skin. In business, he’s got the cunning and clout of Trump, the economic intellect of Sachs, the rebellion of Branson, and the musical...Read more
Over two decades ago, Strive Masiyiwa took the Zimbabwean government to court in a grueling five-year legal battle. Masiyiwa had been planning to launch his own mobile telecoms company, but the government, which claimed it held an exclusive monopoly to manage and operate telecommunications in Zimbabwe,was desperately trying to thwart his ambitions. After the High Court ruled in favor of Masiyiwa,...Read more
For the best possible people who can fit within your culture and contribute in your organization is a challenge and an opportunity. Keeping the best people, once you find them, is easy if you do the right things right.
These specific actions will help you with recruiting and retaining all the talent you need. Here are ten tips for better recruiting.
Improve Your Candidate...Read more
South Africa is without a doubt a land of opportunities as far as business is concerned. Support is given to those youth who want to venture into business. Running what type of business remains a personal choice. The franchising industry regularly likes to remind us that being a franchisee is a safe and potentially very profitable career. While this may be...Read more
About 1,500 small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Ghana are expected to benefit from a new business incubator project initiated by Stanbic Bank Ghana.
Known as Stanbic Business Incubator, the project is aimed at building strong SMEs to help accelerate the socio-economic development of the country.
The Head of Emerging Payments at the bank, Mr Patrick Quantson, told graphic business after an entrepreneurship...Read more
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Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, and Jeff Bezos may be the richest men in the world, but they aren't the only billionaires.
There are 2,043 people across the globe with three commas in their net worths, according to the 2017 Forbes Billionaires list. The 23 wealthiest have $1 trillion collectively.
In 2017, 10 of the world's billionaires — fewer than 1%...Read more