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Useful Business Tips From Warren Buffet

VENTURES AFRICA – US billionaire Warren Buffet believes it is safer to accumulate wealth over time rather than attempting to succeed overnight. Often described as the Oracle of Omaha, 84 year o...
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Networks Mean Contracts

VENTURES AFRICA – Ever wonder how some people got to be in the “circle”? How did they get there? Do I have what it takes? Recently I was watching some of the Youtube clips of Lloyd Blankfein. W...
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If You Got It, Blow It

VENTURES AFRICA – This is the decade – or so the rhetoric goes – of Africa rising. The number of people on the continent within the so-called consumer class – those in the middle and upper regi...
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Why Your Budget Doesn’t Work

A vast majority of people use an already prepared spending plan. According to a Gallup poll, only about a third of Americans prepared a detailed household budget in 2013. This applies to not just the...
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Why Mentoring Matters

VENTURES AFRICA – Confidence is a precious thing in business. Having the confidence to succeed, the belief in yourself that your ideas will work and the drive to turn those ideas into reality a...
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How Are Prices Determined?

VENTURES AFRICA – One of the enigmas of product development and marketing has to be setting a price. This is because prices in today’s world are never fixed; they vary depending on percep...
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Lessons For Africa From Alibaba

VENTURES AFRICA – So we know that China has a strong division that has complete focus on creativity. They want the next Steve Jobs to come from this selection of innovators. But has this worked...