Category: Entrepreneurship

Thoughts and insights on the Malawi technology and entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Woman works in a small shop.

The thing with self-employment

Self-employment is great. But it demands more than just being passionate about your product. Jump in with eyes wide open, it can be a rocky ride!

Maximise your younger years - International Youth Day

Money making hobbies for the youth

My contribution to a mHub blog collaboration for International Youth Day 2020 on the topic: “How to maximize your younger years – Start Now and Get Ahead”.

Synergy Lilongwe Malawi

Co-working in Lilongwe at Synergy

Synergy is a new co-working space in Lilongwe offering furnished private and open offices, a board room, a business lounge and event space.

British Council mHub Roundtable

Tech and Social Entrepreneurship in Malawi

I attended a round table discussion on Tech and Social Entrepreneurship in Malawi organised by British Council and mHub.

Rethinking Jobs

The Malawi formal job market is not the same as it was two or more decades ago. There are less formal jobs to go around to an ever-growing population. A job advert in the local press is bound to get...

Tony Elumelu TEF2018

Tony Elumelu Foundation: Democratising Luck

Last week the Tony Elumelu Foundation held it’s 2018 TEF Entrepreneurs Forum. The event brought together entrepreneurs and alumni of its entrepreneurship programme as well as hundreds of other people from across the continent and beyond. The forum was also...

mHub hosts Lilongwe Sparks

Today mHub hosted the first-ever city spark for Sahara Sparks, East Africa’s largest Innovation and Technology Entrepreneurship event. Lilongwe Sparks event was opened by the CEO of Sahara Ventures Jumanne Mtambalike, who are the organisers of Sahara Sparks, who gave a...

Skill your teenager over the holidays

Schools will start closing at the end of the week for the long summer break and most of us will have our teenagers back home with nothing to do but check their phones every 30 seconds and binge watch the...

Austin Madinga's Life Unbound