The United States Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) has launched the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE), a new program aimed at supporting the growth of women entrepreneurs around the world.
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United States starts an academy to empower women entrepreneurs in Uganda

The United States Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) has launched the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE), a new program aimed at supporting the growth of women entrepreneurs around the world. The Academy, in support of the White House-led Women’s Global Development and Prosperity Initiative, will equip women with the practical skills needed […]

(L-R) Mr. Amos Otienno, the Deputy GM Golf Course Hotel, Mr. Walter Wafula, the Business Unit Head brainchild BCW, Mr. Alex Bazirake, Roke Telkom's Third Party Account and Mr. Rinaldi Jamugisa, PR, Digital and Comms Manager brainchild BCW at the press launch.
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Creativity in tourism to top brainchild Innovation Series Agenda

brainchild Burson Cohn & Wolfe (BCW), formerly brainchild Burson-Marsteller, has unveiled the third edition of Innovation Series  in its bid to promote innovation in business. “Our next edition will bring together industry experts, entrepreneurs, and policy makers in the tourism and hospitality sector to discuss the theme: Game-Changing Creativity: The Road to Hyper Growth in […]

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Ways to Improve Your Sales

Kampala, Uganda-A few days ago, I was pleasantly surprised to receive a Facebook message from a Ugandan friend and mentee. “You know,” she wrote. “I do a part-time business selling cosmetic products, but sometimes I have trouble convincing clients.”Today, I’ll share some tips to help this young lady—and all of you in sales—to be more […]

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Uganda to prosecute swindlers of refugee cash

KAMPALA, Uganda–The State Minister for Relief and Disaster Preparedness, Hon Musa Ecweru has assured the international community that government is ready to prosecute all government officials who were involved in swindling money meant for refuges in the country. The Minister said Uganda as a country has been credited by the international community for hosting hundreds […]

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The 4 Ps of the Marketing Mix

Kampala, Uganda-“Hope, I was in a meeting with someone from our company’s marketing department a few days ago,” an engineer told me. “She mentioned something called ‘marketing Ps;’ can you tell me what this is?” This marketing professional was referring to the elements of the marketing mix. Today, I’ll share some insights on this important […]