Thought leadership features on members of the community and of leaders in the ecosystem

Lean Organization

How to run a Lean Organization…

How to run a Lean Organization With the hard-economic times, most businesses are struggling when it comes to adopting a model where they can run their businesses using fewer resources and yet satisfy their customer and make profit or simply put… to keep it lean! According to study.com A lean organization structure is a structure…

8 Coworking Spaces with Great Views

8 Coworking Spaces with Great Views Great coworking spaces are not created by chance – intentional efforts are made to create the most efficient and productive spaces for businesses. The best coworking spaces are designed for business – from the lighting to the furniture – every element is thought-through. One aspect of the best coworking spaces, that…

Future of the economy

Africa is transitioning towards the on-demand economy

Africa is transitioning towards the on-demand economy The African continent is gradually transitioning towards the gig economy, as early-stage entrepreneurs and funders increasingly favour on-demand services as opposed to more traditional jobs boards. This is according to the Future of Work: Exploring the African Digital Work Landscape Report 2018, released today by Disrupt Africa, which…

Startup Battlefield

Techcrunch Startup battlefield returns to Africa

Techcrunch Startup battlefield returns to Africa TechCrunch is headed to Lagos to host the second Startup Battlefield Africa competition on December 11! Last year, Techcrunch held its first Startup Battlefield Africa in Nairobi, where startups from across the continent highlighted how technology is optimizing supply chains, increasing access to education, strengthening farmers’ revenues and so…

Geoffrey Shimanyula, Chief Commercial Officer at Liquid Telecom Kenya on Africa abandoning Internet Satellite status

Africa abandoning Internet satellite status

Africa abandoning Internet satellite status By Geoffrey Shimanyula, Chief Commercial Officer at Liquid Telecom Kenya Africa’s Internet life began as an outpost on the world network. Any Internet user in Nairobi calling up, say, a website in Kampala would trigger a data signal that travelled all the way to Europe to join and get routed…