Betty Enyonam Kumahor is the founder and managing partner of Cobalt Partners, which works with African businesses to enhance growth and productivity using technology and through enhancing best practices. She is also a renown speaker, on topics ranging from leadership, technology, innovation as well as personal development. You can connect with her on her Website, Twitter, or Facebook. Our chat was focused on problem solving and her take on technology in Africa.
“To define Africa as a whole makes it necessary to look at it from the outside. But constantly doing so results in tropes that undermine the perspectives of those that live on the continent.” – Nancy Kacungira, Winner of BBC World News Komla Dumor Award for Africa – Why I cannot tell ‘the African Story’. Talking about Africa has become increasingly popular these days where Africa is normally referenced as a single homogeneous entity.
While most people dream of success, only a few achieve the level of success they want. How can you jump-start this process?
Personal branding is a description of you that comes to peoples’ minds when they hear your name, see your photo or meet you. For example, what comes to your mind when I mention soda? I bet you thought of CocaCola.