Since it was founded in 2003, Good African Coffee has helped thousand of farmers earn a decent living, send their children to school and escape a spiral of debt and dependence. Africa has received over $1 trillion in aid over the last fifty years and yet despite these huge inflows, the continent remains mired in poverty, disease and systemic corruption. In A Good African Story, Andrew Rugasira arg..
Jim Ovia's entrepreneurial flair demystifies Africa. Africa Rise and Shine shows his meteoric rise from humble beginnings to building a formidable bank. This is a wonderful African success story. ( Sir Richard Branson, Founder of Virgin Group, Investor and Philanthropist). Africa Rise and Shine lays bare the secrets to Zenith Bank's success from one of Nigeria's most respected business..
In just a decade and half, Jack Ma, a man from modest beginnings who started out as an English teacher, founded Alibaba and built it into , one of the world's largest companies, an e-commerce empire on which hundreds of millions of Chinese consumers depend., Duncan Clark first met Jack in 1999 in the small apartment where Jack founded Alibaba. Granted unprecedented access to a wealth of new materi..
"A business book charting her experience from the kitchen table to the boardroom table." The Financial Times "Coffee Republic has been a great success story and an inspirational role model for entrepreneurs in all business sectors. Being an entrepreneur can be a lonely position and books such as this illustrate not only the "nuts and bolts" of entrepreneurialism, but also give invaluab..
Eyen saw her father's businesses grow to be the references for great businesses then they failed one after the other. She did not want any such thing to happen to her so she sought counsel but in a different way. She sought counsel from different experts who had successful businesses in different sectors of the economy. She applied the lessons and she liked the outcome. ..
Attract, Motivate and Retain Top Talent Entrepreneurs often speak of the immense challenges they face hiring and maintaining a qualified and ambitious staff. This publication features leading strategies and tools for identifying and developing a highly skilled staff that will bring a business the next level of success. ..
Big Bucks! offers new and irresistible practical advice to create money and get rich. Like The One Minute Manager and Raving Fans!, this book uses a business parable to demonstrate how to overcome three challenges - the Test of Joy, the Test of Purpose and the Test of Creativity - to achieve spectacular financial success. ..
Blue Ocean Shift is packed with inspiring, real-world examples of how leaders in diverse industries and organizations made the shift from red oceans of crowded competition to wide open blue oceans of new market space by applying the process and tools outlined within. Blue Ocean Shift shows you, step-by-step, how to build the confidence of your people and seize new growth...
This is not a book about charismatic visionary leaders. It is not about visionary products or visionary market insights. Nor is it about just having a corporate vision. This is a book about something far more important, enduring and substantial. This is a book about visionary companies. ..