Strive Masiyiwa, the telecom tycoon from Zimbabwe who in November made Forbes’ list of Africa’s 40 Richest, recently accepted an honorary degree from Morehouse College. In 1998, he founded Zimbabwe's largest mobile phone company, which later earned him about $280 million.
The process of selling your business can be exciting, and can lead to a
world of opportunities for you in the future. While you may have a lot
to look forward to, you don't want to let the cat out of the bag too
early. In this situation, confidentiality is a must for all parties
involved. Otherwise, the sale could end up falling through or negatively
affecting one of the parties involved.
As the global economy grows, so does the rate of entrepreneurs and their
need for seed capital and expert business advice. This need has spawned
a new market niche, that of business accelerator companies, which is a
rapidly growing sector that has grown more than 200 percent since 2010.
When Eskender Aseged opened the doors of his new upscale eatery Radio
Africa and Kitchen in the heart of one of San Francisco's poorest
neighborhoods, it was with the blessing of City Hall. It is the latest joint effort
between city officials, small business owners, and community developers
hoping to transform the neighborhoods of Bayview and Hunter's Point into
thriving communities within the next decade.