Business Development

90% of startups fail. 20% of small businesses fail in their first year, 30% of small business fail in their second year, and 50% of small businesses fail after five years in business. Finally, 70% of small business owners fail in their 10th year in business. - Fundera We...

Teamwork makes the dream work; teamwork fosters creativity and learning, boosts productivity, builds trust and is a key pillar for organizational success. However, successful teamwork is one toxic hire away from being a distant memory. Organizations are always on the lookout for top-performing talents to improve productivity...

Managing employees effectively is not a walk in the park. For many, it’s a failing task and a huge stumbling block to business success. Employee management requires that you oversee the workforce, departments and functions, and sometimes micro-manage employee performance for accountability, task completion and delivery. Employee management...

Let’s get one thing clear: Entrepreneurship is hard work. It is back-breaking, time-consuming, mentally exhausting hard work. The next thing to get clear? Entrepreneurship is fulfilling work. It is eye-popping, heart pumping, positive energy filled fulfilling work. To put it plainly, entrepreneurship is worth it! However, African businesses founded between...

To become successful, you will need to develop certain key strengths. These are called soft skills and not usually taught in most African schools, universities and colleges. You will have to develop them yourself but not to worry, Mentor Africa Foundation is here for you. You should...

Question… When last did you do a wellness check? Visit a dietician? Or maybe actually showed up for the monthly gym premium you pay. What if we told you the key to business success and effectiveness lies in a clean bill of health? Well, we are saying...

A career development plan is an important step for anyone deliberate about advancing in their career. Writing a career development plan forces you to seriously consider where you're currently placed in your career, where you intend to be, steps on how to get there and...

Over time, it has been commonplace to confuse coaching and mentoring, or even go as far as to say these terms are interchangeable; they are no. Difference Between Coaching and Mentoring While mentorship is a relationship where a more versed or experienced person helps to guide a...

New studies show that 28 % of millennials, between the ages of 18 and 26, are working on their own on the side right now. This means, in addition to their day job, the youngest members of the workforce are putting in extra work for some...

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