“Love what you do and do what you love. Don’t listen to anyone else who tells you not to do it. You do what you want, what you love. Imagination should be the center of your life.” — Ray Bradbury. Every entrepreneurial and business dream has to begin somewhere, and it’s often in the unlikeliest of places.
Inline with the vision of building a community of Creatives and Smart entrepreneurs in Anambra State, Startup Anambra has partnered with The Devamplify Hub to train Web Developers from the community. Startup Anambra during the partnership process agreed to make payment up to the tune of 50% for ten (10) wanna-be Software Developers from the
As the English language contains many confusions about its right tenses and uses of verbs, in the business language the biggest confusion is exactly this – Small business or a startup? Small businesses are very often misunderstood for startups and vice versa. However, the truth is there are a lot of major differences between these
On Saturday the 12th day of January 2019, the conveners of Startup Anambra organized a Grant Application Meetup to train members on how to successfully apply and obtain a grant from Grant owners and Grant donor agencies. The event which was held at Devamplify Hub Awka saw in attendance passionate young and emerging entrepreneurs who
When you are seeking additional funding as part of a grant application ensure you present your proposition using the right term(s). Your application shouldn’t be evaluated with any other open source data, so a key attribute to a successful bid is to demonstrate you have researched, planned and prepared your project to achieve maximum success.
You may have a great idea, but that doesn’t make you a successful entrepreneur. With the idea, you’re about 1% of the way there — because a successful business is only 1% idea. The other 99%? Assembling a great team Researching and fully understanding your market Marketing better than everyone else in your market Obtaining ample funding
Why is it so difficult for founders and business leaders to explain what they do? They have a great product they are passionate about but often find themselves unable to convey their message to customers, staff or investors. Consumed by running the business day to day, they get lost in detail and cannot see the
Some people have more ideas than they know what to do with. While this sounds great on the surface, having too many ideas can be something that inhibits success. The “idea guy” is someone who is on the never ending treadmill of being unable to transform ideas into successful actions. As entrepreneurs, “idea guys” can be frustrating to work with. Most
Alibaba Group founder and Executive Chairman Jack Ma launched the Jack Ma Foundation ‘Netpreneur’ Prize, a new program created to support and fund African entrepreneurs who are working to address Africa’s most important challenges and further its digital economy through local entrepreneurship. The prize was announced at the “Netpreneurs: The Rise of Africa’s Digital Lions”conference. The Netpreneur Prize – named for empowering a new
Why is it very rare for Nigerian startups just like their “company” counterparts to grow or dominate beyond Nigeria? I could easily answer that we don’t generally think beyond our country but the question is why? and how can we overcome it? I may have stumbled upon an answer. Hiring. A conversation with a Facebook