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The importance of Traction in Start-up’s

The importance of Traction in Start-up’s

REGINA BVUDZIJENA Hello entrepreneurs, I hope my weekly tips have been adding value to your knowledge base on how to start and grow a start-up. To continue with our current series on how to fail proof your start-up today we focusing on the important subject of building traction. Without traction your start-up will never grow and graduate into a successful venture. Today we are going to look at what traction really is and why it is so important in the start-up world. “Traction is...


IP & start-ups in Zimbabwe

IP & start-ups in Zimbabwe

Start-ups often create new ways of doing things and as such Intellectual Property (“IP”) becomes a very important subject that deserves the attention of anyone who is pursuing a new business venture geared towards benefiting from the current “Open for Business” mantra. Intellectual Property Rights refer to the exclusive rights associated with the creations of the mind which result from intellectual activity in the industrial, scientific, literary and artistic fields. With the help...


VCs and fund raising

VCs and fund raising

As a community manager of a technology hub, Tech Hub Harare, I often get asked some finance related questions, such as how do I raise capital for my business or what is a cash-flow statement. These are very important questions that are at the heart of every business, in particular startups. Many startups fail to gain traction because they are not generating enough sales and more importantly don’t have a healthy cash-flow to talk about. Many startups have died in Zimbabwe because...


Tech Hub Innovative Mind

This week we are pleased to introduce you to Tech Hub Harare’s Community Manager, Regina Tafadzwa Bvudzijena (“RB”). Regina is a young energy, bold and innovative 27 year-old, who is excited to be part of Tech Hub Harare (“THH”). We sat down with Regina and she this to say about her new assignment at Tech Hub. THH: Tell us about yourself. Who is Regina and how did you get here? RB:  Thank you for giving me this opportunity to connect with our readers. My name is...

  • Posted on 10 September, 2018
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