FinTech Accelerating Digital Transformation of Banking in Africa

The Startup Magazine

Finnovation Africa: Ethiopia 2017 is delighted to welcome a stellar list of keynote speakers, including Chris Principe , CEO of Chain2Trade, Inc.

Some thoughts on adoption

VC Adventure

Why Ethiopia? I don’t run around asking people why they chose to have biological children vs. adoption – I expect people to give me the same privacy around why we adopted and why we adopted from Ethiopia). Tags: Ethiopia

Some thoughts on adoption

VC Adventure

Why Ethiopia? I don’t run around asking people why they chose to have biological children vs. adoption – I expect people to give me the same privacy around why we adopted and why we adopted from Ethiopia). Tags: Ethiopia

The things they say

VC Adventure

Tags: Ethiopia

The things they say

VC Adventure

Tags: Ethiopia

“It’s hard to convey the impact seeing the work in person has on people” – Charity: Water’s Scott Harrison on Making a Difference

Hunter Walker

It’s still early days, but we launched a program called “ Pipeline ” and have now deployed 1,000 remote sensors in Ethiopia which are giving us not only functionality reports, but telling us exactly how many liters of clean water are flowing every day.

“It’s hard to convey the impact seeing the work in person has on people” – Charity: Water’s Scott Harrison on Making a Difference

Hunter Walker

It’s still early days, but we launched a program called “ Pipeline ” and have now deployed 1,000 remote sensors in Ethiopia which are giving us not only functionality reports, but telling us exactly how many liters of clean water are flowing every day.

When to Pay a Premium for Your Company Domain Name

Startup Professionals Musings

ne), and Ethiopia (.et) I’m sure you have all been frustrated at least once at not being able to get the Internet domain name you want for your company. Who owns all of these names, and should you ever buy one for a premium?

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10 Amazing Microfinance Success Stories

YoungUpstarts

Likelesh Gebru, Ethiopia. The benefits of microfinance have been debated since the ’70s when the Grameen Bank in Bangladesh began making tiny loans to impoverished small business owners. In 2006, Muhammad Yunus, the bank’s founder and “the father of microfinance,” won the Nobel Peace Prize.

How Much Should You Pay For a Great Domain Name?

Startup Professionals Musings

ne), and Ethiopia (.et) I’m sure you have all been frustrated at least once at not being able to get the Internet domain name you want for your company. Who owns all of these names, and should you ever buy one for a premium?

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11 Compelling TED Talks On Money

YoungUpstarts

It’s going to take a bit of time and even more money, but this former World Bank economist shares a strategy to forge a commodities market in Ethiopia, with the ultimate goal of creating a sustainable society.

27 Entrepreneurs Explain What They Love About Being An Entrepreneur

Hearpreneur

For example, when I was volunteering in Ethiopia I realized one of the biggest problems was a lack of job for women. Being in love is great. Being in love with your business, when you’re an entrepreneur, is even better.

How an Uber driver’s story gave me the confidence I needed

Jeff Hilimire

He was flying back to Ethiopia from Italy (he lived for many years in Italy, I had learned early in our drive) and spotted a woman sitting several rows in front of him and he immediately decided, “I’m going to marry that woman.” I love Uber. It’s fantastic and if you ever find yourself needing a “cab”, use Uber. And I think if you sign up with this link , we both get a free ride.

Small Business Spotlight of the Week: Alfred Jorgensen Laboratory

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