This was originally posted on the WordStart blog. In October, the Enterprise Technology Show Africa organisers invited us to share some ways to spread the word. There are many tools on offer in the market and here, as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week, we share three of our favorite ones. When working on building buzz […]
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14 International conferences, startup events and a startup exchange that any entrepreneur should should have on their calendar.
The Discovery Invest Leadership Summit happened this Wednesday and caused a lot of conversation both online, and among attendees at the Sandton Convention Centre (Johannesburg). Being my first one, I had really high expectations, and they raised the bar from the moment I arrived. Without going into too much detail about all the talks, the […]
“Social Media is the answer” has become a regular phrase. The popular perception lately is that you should be using Social Media. While I’m all for you exposing yourself using this medium, it doesn’t replace everything else. Here are my 10 reasons why you should NOT use Social Media 1. Having a large following turns […]
So why don’t you attend the BarCamp in Johannesburg tomorrow? The BarCamp is an unconference where anyone can raise a relevant topic that you think is worth sharing at the session. Besides, geek has been the new cool for a long time long time now. Some active and influential online professionals will be attending, sponsoring […]