innovation

#WakandaForever: What Black Panther means for the future of African innovation, technology and perspectives

Black Panther has been a cinematic success by all accounts. A record-breaking box office has already topped $1 billion worldwide, on pace to[...]

March 23, 2018
The Born Free Podcast – #044 The Steve Jobs Handshake Code w/ Mushambi Mutuma

Earlier this week I had the privilege of sitting down for conversation with @thebornfreepodcast. We discussed tech, innovation, the state of entrepreneurship in SA,[...]

March 2, 2018
We don’t need more entrepreneurs..

I have a few unpopular opinions but this probably riles up people the most. Surely in the face of a changing job force,[...]

February 22, 2018
The Entrepreneurial Mindset: Adopting Exponential Thinking

Originally published on: http://crowdequity.africa/2017/09/08/entrepreneur-mindset-exponential-thinking/ When I first started to think about ways to draw in an extra income, many people told me to “think[...]

September 8, 2017
You’re an Entrepreneur? Prove It

On average I get about 10–20 requests a month for mentorship or advice. Whether it be former/current students, social media followers or people[...]

February 8, 2017
Entrepreneurial Lessons from the Boxing Ring

I’m all for sports analogies in business but there is probably none more synonymous than boxing and entrepreneurship. Boxing is solely measured by one’s[...]

November 26, 2015
5 Common Myths About Entrepreneurship

Uninformed optimism… It’s the first stage of entrepreneurship. It’s where we have it all figured out. Where unbridled passion, supreme confidence and raw enthusiasm[...]

August 8, 2015
Becoming an Entrepreneur – The Hard Truths

I recently spoke at a career day for high school and university students. In the midst of lawyers, financial advisors, bankers, IT specialists[...]

August 4, 2015
Uninformed Optimism – The Challenge with Certainty in Entrepreneurship

Uniformed optimism has been documented several times, in the 5 Stages of Entrepreneurship, The Entrepreneurial Roller Coaster as well as The Positive Change[...]

July 28, 2015
The Lost Art of the 30 Second Pitch

Unfortunately, given the nature of my job, I attend a lot of networking events. I say unfortunately because of the amount of bad[...]

July 21, 2015