Showing Results For Category: Entrepreneur Motivation

Think Big, Think Asia
Wednesday, August 8th, 2012

Asian economies in the last two decades have witnessed a meteoric rise, in particular the Chinese, Indian and the South-East Asian economies. Though the recent crisis in the West had had its rippling effect on Asia, many believe its only a matter before the animal spirit of the dragon (China) and the tiger (India) reemerge. China… Read more…

Success Stands Still For No One
Wednesday, June 6th, 2012

Success is not a given for any type of company, yet when one reaches success in a larger extent, it may be hard to remember to strive for greatness and not accept success as a right that’s earned. Accept success as your norm, and you’ll definitely wake up one morning far behind your competition. Entrepreneurs… Read more…

From ideas to innovations in Africa: The upcoming Open Innovation Africa Summit
Friday, April 27th, 2012

This year in Nairobi Kenya, GrowVC will join over 150 regional innovators, policymakers, thought leaders and other stakeholders from over 25 countries around the world at the Open Innovation Africa Summit. The primary focus being how to further enhance the African entrepreneurial ecosystem. As part of the pre-summit preparations, there is the Open Innovation Africa… Read more…

Calling passion into question
Monday, April 23rd, 2012

While reading through my Twitter timeline recently, I saw one tweet that really caught my attention. It was a response to a Quora question which asked something along the lines of, “Do entrepreneurs just say they’re passionate about their venture in order to get money?”. Well I digress, it was a bit harsher than that…. Read more…

Startup Commitment Issues
Monday, April 9th, 2012

You see many individuals flocking the ‘startup movement’ as the biggest new craze on Planet Earth. What you also see, is a lot of these individuals jumping ship left and right from one startup to another, only staying in one startup for a limited period of time. How would you feel about a potential partner,… Read more…