Super Wax Capsule Collection Inspired by Vlisco

The Real Africa” Campaign owas published on February 13th 2014 via CNN. Ithaca College African Students Association Fights Stereotypes about Africa “Africa is not a country” is not a new concept, but this statement and others have possibly never found such beautiful representation than the work of Ithaca College African Students Association and their campaign […]

The 2014 Cartier Women’s Initiative Award Goes To…

One of the most prestigious women’s business awards (The Catier Women’s Iniative) were announced this October  at the Annual Global Meeting of the Women’s Forum in Deauville, France. The Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards aims to identify and support women entrepreneurs in the start-up phase through funding and coaching, to foster the spirit of enterprise by […]

Trendy-Ethno-Inspired Accessories

Great designers are often inspired by waifish ingenues (remember Galliano and Kate Moss?) and obscure time periods (witness Lagerfeld’s recent Byzantine collection), but fashion-makers thought of  African traditions when crafting their current ­collections: A. F. Vandevorst honored Kenya’s body-­conscious Turkanas and Samburus with feathery silk knits and sculptural headpieces, while Burberry celebrated beading and weaving […]

10 Motivational Quotes That Will Inspire Your Success

Find the words of wisdom that will motivate you in building your business, leading your life, creating success, achieving your goals, and overcoming your fears. 1. “If you want to achieve greatness stop asking for permission.” —Anonymous 2. “Things work out best for those who make the best of how things work out.” —John Wooden […]

Ehrenamtliche Tätigkeit ist eine Noble Aufgabe

Der Deutsch-Kamerunischen Ärzteforum CAMFOMEDICS e.V. feiert 20 jähriges Jubiläum. Am 18.10.2014 feierte CAMFOMEDICS e.V 20-jähriges Jubiläum im Atlantic Congress Hotel, Essen-Deutschland. Der Verein wurde am 7. Mai 1994 von flussreichen  renommierten kamerunischen Studenten der Medizin und Pharmazie in Gießen gegründet. Die vielfältigen Ziele des Vereins gehen von Aufklärungskampagne und Interessenvertretung rund um das Studium und […]

How Much Of Your Heritage Do You Showcase In Your Home?

Your home can be a great place to “showcase” your heriatge or culture. From paintings to sculptures, artifacts, handycrafts or just furniture, the opportunities are endless. It could go as far as becoming a mini meseum of pieces inspired by your heritage. Here are a few Africa Inspired Designs that could WOW your guest, be […]

This 12 Year Old is CEO of a $150,000 Business

In the past three years, while his classmates were doing homework and playing sports, Moziah Bridges built himself a $150,000 business. That’s right–he started his business when he was 9 years old. Not yet a teenager, Bridges now has five staff members and has received a ton of media attention, from an appearance on the […]

The 25 Don’t Dos on Social Media

1. Complaining about a specific person Save that @ symbol for requests, promotional efforts, or an acclamation. Don’t call someone out in public; at least do it privately and, preferably, in the real world. 2. Posting a picture without permission Of course, there is outright photo theft and not including proper credit for an image. […]

3 Crazy Ways to boost Your Creativity

Creativity may be partly innate aptitude, but science has shown it’s influenced by a host of other factors, including your physical environment and how many new experiences you expose yourself to. Businesses looking for fresh ideas can certainly leverage these lessons to build spaces that encourage creativity. Individuals can use them to maximize whatever level […]