Start-up

Africa- How Bitcoin Is Reducing The Need For Trade financing

Bitcoin -The title of this blog post was  inspired by an article I came across on Global Trade Review (GTR). Elizabeth Rossiello, founder and CEO of BitPesa, tells how the idea of forming the company was born.  BitPesa is solving a number of business problems using digital currency, especially those…
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Why Creativity in Business Matters

“I never made one of my discoveries through the process of rational thinking” – Albert Einstein   Building a modern business requires grit and a great deal of creativity. Marketing a new product, or creating items or services consumers want, beckons the entrepreneur to expand and abandon traditional business models. Giant…
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The Secret behind Germany’s SMEs Growth, The Germany “Mittlestand”, SMEs Access to Finance

-Like elsewhere in many parts of the world, in Germany the small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) form the backbone of the German economy. According to KfW (Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau), there are approximately 3.6 million SMEs and they offer employment to more than 60% percent to the working population. (See a…
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