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Why entrepreneurs should be picky on their first investors

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Why entrepreneurs should be picky on their first investors

Why entrepreneurs should be picky on their first investors
Why entrepreneurs should be picky on their first investors

Kola is the Founding Partner at Ventures Platform. He is an avid angel investor and mentor to startup founders. He has started and chairs a number of companies. Prior to focusing on venture building, Kola worked in corporate finance, administration, corporate turn-around and strategy. Kola’s foray into technology started with when he co-founded a leading Nigerian enterprise software company – Emerging Platforms. He currently serves on the Presidential Committee on Job Creation and he is a mentor at the World Bank XL Africa program.

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Growing a business online course

Grow your business

The course on ‘Grow your business’ is aimed at startup founders who are looking to scale their operations when they are getting traction for their product or service.

One module breaks down the different types of business models to consider, and the other module focuses on ways to build traction and grow the customer base.

Each module has a number of learning resources, which include:
• Theoretical breakdowns where concepts are introduced – relevant to the African context.
• Videos of leading business professionals, entrepreneurs and investors, sha…

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