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Why learning about theories about building startups matters

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Why learning about theories about building startups matters

Why learning about theories about building startups matters
Why learning about theories about building startups matters

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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This module is part of the Start your business course.
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Start your business

The ‘Start your business’ course is aimed at founders who are in the phase of developing ideas and testing product-market fit.

The first module focuses on how to build a great team, the second module on the environment you operate in and the third module discusses the importance of knowing your target market.

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, sharing expe…
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