I have been working for Meltwater for just over three years now, and one of the things I most appreciate about the experience is the fact that I have had an opportunity to meet so many different kinds of people from so many different walks of life all over the world. New York, San Francisco, Read More
When I decided to take up the fellowship at MEST, I clearly had no idea what I was getting myself into. I had heard a lot of stories about Africa. My friends clearly warned me, are you sure you want to go Africa? But there was one aspect that hugely motivated me and this was Read More
Tolstoy Farm was an ‘experiment in truth’ that started in Africa. It was a laboratory and a training ground for Gandhi and the early Satyagraha movement in South Africa. Your startups at MEST are also little ‘experiments in truth.’ Albeit, in the explicit search of economic truth through customer validation and early revenue generation – Read More
When you put smart and highly ambitious Ghanaian and Nigerian youths in an environment with resources to make them achieve more and become better, they will thrive and work really hard to maximise the opportunity.
Back in 2012, all of us at Pipedrive CRM system were working hard to fundraise for our seed round. In the end we succeeded, and along the way we learned some valuable lessons on the steps you need to take in order to successfully raise funds, as well as how to use tools to manage Read More