Konga’s VP of Marketing, Onyeka Akumah Quits To Build New Start-up | NowNaija

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Just when you’re probably thinking that the e-commerce space is the hottest place for anyone to be in right now, Onyeka Akumah, one of the leading influencers in the space is leaving Konga to build a not-an-e-commerce mobile news app.The post…

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Why India’s answer to Alibaba & eBay is the tech IPO to watch

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Snapdeal’s CEO exclusively told VentureBeat that he plans to take the company public in “12 to 24 months.”

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How to Avoid Being a Startup Failure

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Startups drive the U.S. economy. Virtually all net job growth comes from startups, while existing firms are actually net job destroyers. As we emerge from a recession, we need new businesses–but the odds are against most startups. In the first year, a quarter of all startups fail. By the fifth year, […]

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Anatomy of a startup failure: the Airborne story

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It started with an ambitious idea to fix the bleeding music industry in an age of rampant piracy, and it ended with an email. Just after 5pm one Wednesday evening, South African tech entrepreneur a…

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk Reportedly Met With Apple’s Top Deals Exec

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Apple’s mergers and acquisitions chief reportedly met with Tesla CEO Elon Musk last spring.

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14 really cool African tech startups worth watching in 2014

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These fourteen companies represents just some of the amazing things being developed in Africa and entrepreneurs disrupting industries.

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Five things I learned (to live with) as a public company CEO

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Not all entrepreneurs get to take their companies public. And even if they do, not all of them are prepared for what awaits them.

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