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Meet the 5 young African entrepreneurs on the 2022 Bloomberg New Economy Catalyst list

Bloomberg has announced the 2022 class of Bloomberg New Economy Catalysts, a distinctive global group of breakthrough innovators, visionaries, scientists, policymakers and entrepreneurs who are inventing possibilities for a more inclusive and prosperous world. Five African entrepreneurs were selected including Odunayo Eweniyi, Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer, PiggyVest; Olugbenga Olubanjo Olufemi, Founder and CEO, Reeddi; Gregory …

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These are the best African countries to be an entrepreneur

Starting a business anywhere takes grit, determination, and a marketable idea, but certain economies make it just a little bit easier for entrepreneurs to get off the ground. If you’re looking for the best country to build a business, you may not have to look far. A new report compiled by the CEOWORLD magazine has …

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Gabrielle Union and Four Black Celebs That You Didn’t Know Invest In Tech

Serena Williams is convinced that Silicon Valley is making a mistake by not investing in startups founded by Black women, and that’s why she launched Serena Ventures. This venture capital firm invests in early-stage entrepreneurs. The mission is to support dreamers and visionaries of the future, allowing them to capitalize on their genius. Serena Ventures …

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This Type of Founder Consistently Outperforms Competitors, Generates 10 Percent More Revenue

This Type of Founder Consistently Outperforms Competitors, Generates 10 Percent More Revenue

In the age of the celebrity founder, investors and commentators alike are consumed with the business giants that have seemingly conquered the world. Our appetites are relentless when it comes to even the most routine action or soundbite from Musk, Bezos, and Zuckerberg. And, in today’s meme-ified markets, investment dollars and airtime flow to these leaders and their companies in …

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She Tapped What She Learned In Her Corporate Career To Create A $2.5 Million Haircare Business

She Tapped What She Learned In Her Corporate Career To Create A $2.5 Million Haircare Business

One of the biggest myths about entrepreneurship is that people who’ve been successful in corporate careers don’t have the mindset to run a startup. In reality, corporate America is a hotbed of future entrepreneurs—and many end up launching thriving businesses by tapping what they’ve learned on the job. That’s been the case for Sonsoles Gonzalez. …

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Why FG Must Turn to Entrepreneurs for Economy Transformation

Why FG Must Turn to Entrepreneurs for Economy Transformation

President, Institute of Entrepreneurial Excellence Innovation and Sustainability (IEEIS), Ngozi Ogoke has said it is high time the Government, youth and every Nigerian began to think and act like an entrepreneur in order to proffer solution to the country problems. She maintained that it was the entrepreneurial mindset that brought about the production of vaccines …

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