Today I am happy to announce the 2nd of 5 big announcements. (the 1st was the launch of the dating site for businesses — where we match businesses with each other — think Tinder for SMEs — www.JoinTheEquation.com As many of you know I am passionate about this amazing minestrone of a continent called Africa. But one thing is talking about […]
Here is a letter I would have written to my old self with suggestions about what to think about before quitting my job at Goldman Sachs to start my own business. I hope you will find some useful lessons on the realities vs myths of entrepreneurship.
As a seasoned Swiss born globetrotter who — after years of working in large corporates around the world and who in 2007 quit his job at Goldman Sachs to become an entrepreneur in Africa, my view from the ground is that “Africa” doesn’t yet exist. Africa is not USA or China. Africa is not a country nor […]
In today’s world time is the new money, so choose where you are going to invest your “time” carefully. Here is one of my all time favorite pieces of advice about investing your time by former US Secretary of State Colin Powell.