So you have dreamt, brainstormed or impulsively got a new business idea. You begin to brood on it, meditate on it, with both anxiety and excitement. As you ponder and debate on whether to invest your hard earned savings, you can't seem to convince yourself that you have accurately & adequately considered all sides of … Continue reading That friend every startup needs!
From my earlier post on the need to maximize artisanship, I got very insightful feedback; BUBU Policy The Buy Uganda, Build Uganda (BUBU) Policy was highlighted as an already existent initiative by the government to promote products made by local manufacturers. The policy was made with the following strategic objectives: Take stock of local capacity … Continue reading Still about Uganda’s Untapped Potential – BUBU Policy
From as far as I can remember, I have been taught that agriculture is the most important sector in Uganda. Recent statistics show that it employs 69% of the population and that it contributed about 26% to the GDP in 2015/16. The Government increased the allocation to the agricultural sector in the 2016/17 budget to UGX … Continue reading Uganda’s Untapped Potential
Unemployment is stated as one of the biggest problems faced by youth in Uganda today. As I listened to a discussion on the same over the weekend, I got wondering; HOW EMPLOYABLE ARE WE? I think the onus is on us to tailor ourselves to the needs of the market and boost our employability! Never … Continue reading Thoughts on Youth unemployment in Uganda.
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