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The 14 Amazing Leadership Principles of Amazon [Infographic]

In September 2018, Amazon got global recognition for being the first brand to be valued at over 1 trillion dollars. Within a time frame of about two decades, Amazon grew from being a bookseller, to a logistics, cloud computing and E-commerce giant. Surely the Amazon must be doing something different that has enabled them amass … The post The 14 Amazing Leadership Principles of Amazon [Infographic] appeared first on .

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MEST Africa is investing $100,000 in each of these 11 startups from its 2019 graduating cohort

MEST Africa is investing US$1,1m in eleven early-stage startups from its 2019 graduating cohort. This is the largest single investment MEST has made in one of its cohorts to date. Out of 13 teams, composed of 51 entrepreneurs hailing from The Gambia, Sudan, Somalia, Tanzania, Cameroon, Mali, Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, South Africa, Cote d’Ivoire, and […] The post MEST Africa is investing $100,000 in each of these 11 startups from its 2019 graduating cohort appeared first on TechTrendsKE.

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Ten African tech startups taking part in the CcHUB’s PitchdriveAsia Tour

Ten selected African startups utilising hardware and deep technology tools in their businesses are taking part in the second edition of CcHUB PitchdriveAsia Tech Tour. The tech tour which kicked off today will see the startups journey across five Asian cities for two weeks. The startups will be interacting with deep tech and hardware communities […] The post Ten African tech startups taking part in the CcHUB’s PitchdriveAsia Tour appeared first on TechTrendsKE.

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How to Tailor Your Business to Suit Your Customer Base – Anna Clarke

One of the key success factors in the modern environment is the capability to meet the needs of customers. Unfortunately, up to 54% of US consumers were not satisfied with their experiences and thought that the companies they were purchasing from needed substantial improvements to their business models. While Amazon-level flexibility remains an unattainable technological … The post How to Tailor Your Business to Suit Your Customer Base – Anna Clarke appeared first on .

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Global Impact Summit inviting tech startups to pitch and be part of Pangea Accelerator’s program

The Global Impact Summit (GIS) is calling on Kenyan tech startups to pitch their ideas for an opportunity to be part of Pangea Accelerator Fast Track Program. The Global Impact Summit is a platform where startup entrepreneurs can interact and be given the opportunity to pitch their business ideas to a panel of industry leaders. […] The post Global Impact Summit inviting tech startups to pitch and be part of Pangea Accelerator’s program appeared first on TechTrendsKE.

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India Based B2B payments platform PayMate raises $25 million to expand to Africa

India based PayMate, a B2B payments platform has raised $25 million in a new series D round from Visa to expand to Africa, Eastern Europe and the Middle East. Other investors include Japan’s Recruit Strategic Partners, Brand Capital, and existing investor Mayfair 101. “We are very excited to have Visa come on board as an […] The post India Based B2B payments platform PayMate raises $25 million to expand to Africa appeared first on TechTrendsKE.

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Lessons From The Interesting Success Story Of Amazon –

The other day, I was attending a class for a diploma in Human Resource Management. The facilitator was teaching us about motivational theories and their applications. He talked about Abraham Maslow’s theory of motivation and the hierarchy of needs, then he made emphasis on how to motivate people who are at the self-actualization need level. … The post Lessons From The Interesting Success Story Of Amazon – appeared first on .

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GABF launches new fund to invest in German-African energy startups

The Germany Africa Business Forum (GABF) has announced a multi-million Euro funding commitment to invest in German energy startups that focus on Africa. GABF, whose goal is to strengthen investment ties between Germany and Africa will provide the funding in collaboration with private partners from the energy industry. “Our initial goal is to support the […] The post GABF launches new fund to invest in German-African energy startups appeared first on TechTrendsKE.

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Egypt’s fintech startup XPay raises $250,000 in pre-seed funding

Egyptian fintech startup XPay has secured $250,000 in pre-seed funding from two angel investors. XPay is part of the cohort currently participating in Startupbootcamp Fintech Cairo. XPay was founded in 2018 by Dr. Mohamed AbdelMottaleb, to empower communities to go cashless. The startup enables universities, schools, gyms, social and sports clubs, residential compounds and different […] The post Egypt’s fintech startup XPay raises $250,000 in pre-seed funding appeared first on TechTrendsKE.

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FasterCapital seeking to fund startups in Kenya

On the 11th July 2019; more than 20 African countries brought into effect what is going to be the largest Free Trade Area in the world. A free trade area means an agreement between several countries to allow the free movement of goods and services across their respective borders. Trade between African countries is at […] The post FasterCapital seeking to fund startups in Kenya appeared first on TechTrendsKE.