Innovation from Parts Unknown

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Inspired by Anthony Bourdain’s travels, innovations from various parts of the world we don’t usually expect innovation from Wushu Painting – Malaysia High-tech camel racing – UAE Global Video Blogger – Dennis Howlett Wi-fi Hopping – Zambia Raspberry Pi -.

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3 Big Lessons From African Entrepreneurs


In Uganda and Zambia it’s as low as 15% saying it would stop them starting a business , whereas in the US this figure stands at 34%. by Sharon Fishburne. Africa is a huge and diverse continent, and over the last few years, it has emerged as one of the world’s hotspots for startups.

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Skills Development in Africa: How Wide is the Skills Gap?

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Zambia. Zambia’s government has recognised the need of skills development training and opportunities for the university graduates. 70% of Africa’s population is under the age of 25 shaping one of the largest untapped talent pools in the world. At the same time, 75% of all university graduates in Kenya and Nigeria are likely to be unemployed for up to 5 years after graduation.

15 Entrepreneurs Share Why They Love What They Do


We’re one of the only tech social enterprises in Zambia, where 2 million youth are unemployed. Share Being in love is great. Being in love with your business, when you’re an entrepreneur, is even better. Waking up each morning knowing you are getting to do exactly what you love is more than most people could ever say about any “job” they have had.

16 Entrepreneurs Reveal What Entrepreneurship Means to Them


Thanks to Mawano Kambeu, Dot Com Zambia Being an entrepreneur is a source of pride. It also evidences an individual with a huge amount of discipline and focus to be able to build a business a lot of times from just an idea. It is the ambition of an entrepreneur that built the most profitable and successful companies. The only issue is that the word entrepreneurship can often vary from person to person. #1 1 – Encompasses many Experiences. Image Credit : Nicola Ford.

5 Questions for a CEO: Brett Jacobsen, Mount Vernon Presbyterian School

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In this context, Mount Vernon students in 1st grade reimagined “How might we redesign a MARTA bus stop” or 2nd graders building a prototype out of used candy wrappers to create a durable, sustainable raincoat for their counterparts in Zambia or high school students addressing issues in Atlanta (poverty, genetically modified organisms, or limited, land water use) or even collaborating with Museum of Design Atlanta to create a popup exhibit.

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Almost half of its working-age population are unemployed, and the latest United Nations Human Development Index ranks Nepal at #144 out of 188 countries, coming in behind Cambodia (#143), Zambia (#139), and Iraq (#121).

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Jedi Mind Tricks: 17 Lesser Known Ways to Persuade People


The data pitch contained statistics about food shortages in Malawi, lack of rain in Zambia, and the dislocation of millions in Angola. The second version talked about a particular girl in Zambia, Rokia, who was starving. You want to be persuasive. The power to influence people to get what you want is sometimes all it takes to be successful.

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