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Startup Capital #2

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We would like to say thank you to everyone who attended the second edition of Startup Capital.  It is our aim that through these discussions we will be able to bridge the gap between the mindset of an investor and that of an entrepreneur. Last…

Startup Capital #1

Posted by George Rhule in News

On the 18th June we held our maiden event dubbed Startup Capital at Ispace.  Our objective was to bridge the gap between investors and entrepreneurs through a discussion that would hopefully shed more light on some key factors that inform investors decisions however may be overlooked…

Student Entrepreneurship Reimagined

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Entrepreneurship and innovation has been touted as the bedrock for any nation to develop a strong economy. For this to be a reality, the youth elite must take up the mantle to pursue innovative ideas and programs, which will impact the larger society. In Ghana…

GAIN raises GHS 350,000 for local Edutech startup

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  GAIN RAISES GHS 350,000 FOR LOCAL EDUTECH STARTUP Ghana Angel Investor Network (GAIN) recently made their first investment of GHS 350,000 in Revo a local Edutech startup providing solutions for the education sector. GAIN, a network of high net worth individuals, was established by…

KNUST Business Development Centre

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  Yesterday I  had the pleasure of visiting KNUST new incubator program, the KNUST Business Development Centre.  I had the opportunity to interact with the first cohorts to enter the incubator and it was easy to see why they had been selected.  An afternoon with…

ServLed Africa

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There are limited facilities here in Ghana that supports the growth of early stage businesses.  Incubators, accelerators, co-working spaces, management services, financing, mentors the list goes on and on and all of which have a key role to play in our entrepreneurial ecosystem.  However the…

#leanaccra

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Sorry for the delay on this post! The first ever Lean Startup Machine event on the continent was held here at the GAIN offices in Accra!!!  Privileged?….yes I think so!  If you have ever read the book The Lean Startup or any articles published on…

Seedstars Accra ’14

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  Seedstars World (SSW) is gearing up to continue its global startup competition for emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes in 2014 and is arriving in Accra on the 5th of June for its first flagship event. The startup competition will be supported by the Meltwater…

Ashesi Class of 2014

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We had the pleasure and privilege of talking to Ashesi’s final year students this weekend.  As they prepare to head out into the world of work we were asked to give them some insight into entrepreneurship……what does it really take to be an entrepreneur.  We…