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5 CAREER TIPS THAT SA COLLEGE STUDENTS NEED TO KNOW

Some of the tools and applications that you learned during your college years will prove to be useful later during your career. These years of acquired knowledge will help you land your dream job and function adequately, as well. These following tips are designed for aspiring college students that want

JASON NJOKU, A SUCCESS STORY

The founder of iRoko Partners and iRokoTV, Jason Njoku, was not born with wealth or legacy. He was raised by his mother along with his four brothers and sisters. As a kid, he was part of the working class. Although, he did attend school in London form the ages 12

LOOKING FOR CAREER ADVICE?

These following pieces of advice may just help you get back on the right track to success and a healthy business. Enjoy your work: Hearing the word “work” often puts us in an off mood. As kids, chores have always been a pain. However, everyone naturally has a set of skills

5 Tips To Make It As A Tech Freelancer

The idea of working for yourself sounds glamorous: picking your own hours, choosing your clients, not having to worry about that long daily commute. But there are challenges as well, and it’s wise to go into your new freelance career with your eyes wide open and a game plan for

7 Tips From Successful Small Business Owners

Many long-time small business owners would agree with the line from the 1970s song by the band Faces: “I wish that I knew what I know now.” Over years of running a small business, owners inevitably gather many lessons about how to grow and run a business more effectively. Thankfully, many

6 Ways Social Media Will Help Your Business

With the advent of free and fast dissemination of information on the internet, social media has become a very powerful tool to reckon with. Billions of videos are shared daily on Facebook and billions of tweets are sent daily on twitter. The heavy engagement happening in the social space has

Africa Can Be A Great Place To Found A Startup

The road for a start-up in Africa can be like a video game — each time a player slays a monster, a larger one appears. Whether it is roadblocks imposed by regulators, the lack of a viable workforce or a paucity of infrastructure, the path to success for a burgeoning

5 tips for African startup founders

Having been engaged with startups from East Africa in the E4Impact MBA program for the last 6 years, I have had a chance to interact, teach, mentor, coach and judge several startup competitions. This has given me valuable insights for startup success which I would like to outline for startup

8 expert online marketing tips for small businesses

Today, businesses have more ways — and places — than ever to market themselves. But deciding on a marketing method, particularly when you are a small or even a mid-sized business with a small budget and limited resources, can be difficult. While social media marketing is generally free, it can

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