Agora Wave 2.25.16


Startups and Entrepreneurship 6 Keys to Develop a Successful Small Business Who it’s from: Michael Mamas of What it is: A great overview of how to steer your small business in the right direction. Why we like it: These are the tips you hear from an insider. Great tips

Agora Wave 2.25.162016-02-25T19:00:10-05:00

Agora Wave 9.24.15


Startups and Entrepreneurship How to Create a Productive Workplace Who it’s from: Entrepreneur’s Catherine Clifford What it is: An infographic highlighting the impact and importance of the physical environment on productivity. Why we like it: Entrepreneurs don’t have a 9-5 job. Their vision is carried with them non-stop. This infographic

Agora Wave 9.24.152015-09-24T09:56:06-05:00

Shifting From Aid and Imperialism to African Development


Holding the Dark Continent at Arm’s Length Two weeks we explained the origins of the term “Dark Continent” as a nickname for Africa. In the 20th century the term “Dark Continent” took on a new meaning. The term’s connotation now reflected the lack of interest and involvement in Africa shown

Shifting From Aid and Imperialism to African Development2015-08-31T11:00:17-05:00

China’s Investment in Africa: a New Form of Imperialism?


Last week we published an article covering an overview of the colonization of Africa and unlocking the complicated history behind African poverty. We postulated that what Africa needs is not a new round of imperialism, colonization, or exploitation, nor does it need to be stuck in dependency on aid forever.

China’s Investment in Africa: a New Form of Imperialism?2017-09-08T01:10:51-05:00

African Poverty Infographic


Did you read our post last week on Unlocking the History of African Poverty and Development? It's a great post that sheds light on the history that has led to Africa being the poorest and most underdeveloped continent on the globe. But, if you're not much of a reader, here's

African Poverty Infographic2015-08-24T20:49:30-05:00
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