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Awards Night: Celebrating 2017 50 Most Influential Young Cameroonians

2017 50 Most Influential Young Cameroonians to be honoured   Avance Media and COSDEF Group, organisers of the 50 Most Influential Yong Cameroonians rankings has announced an event to honour their 2017 nominees. The event is slated to take place on Sunday 8th April, 2018 at the Banquet Hall of Chariot Hotel in Buea. The event which will commence with a red carpet will start from 5PM as awardees and their supporters take turn to celebrate the great night.   The event [...]

Press Release: 50 Most Influential Young Cameroonians 2017 Announced

Finalists for the 2017 50 Most Influential Young Cameroonians ranking which honours distinguished young Cameroonians, has been announced by organisers: Avance Media & COSDEF Group.   The 50 Most Influential Young Cameroonians ranking recognises distinctive service across 9 different categories: Business, Entertainment, Leadership and Civil Society, Lifestyle, Media, Personal Development & Academia, Science & Technology, Sports and Social Enterprise & Philanthropy.   Winners will be announced on 12th February, 2018. Hailed as one of the most credible, the Most Influential Young Cameroonian rankings is [...]

Bamenda Cameroon: Idea Validation Workshop

As a young entrepreneur and or wannebe entrepreneur, before you start investing all of the few resources you have, you must validate your idea first.   A lot of young people have failed because they have created an idea or product or service that nobody needed. One of the most important issues to remember as you start your entrepreneurship journey is that your idea, product or service must answer a need. It is in this regard that The Center for Entrepreneurship, Leadership [...]

Upcoming: Idea Validation Workshop – Buea Cameroon

As a young entrepreneur and or wannebe entrepreneur, before you start investing all of the few resources you have, you must validate your idea first.   A lot of young people have failed because they have created an idea or product or service that nobody needed. One of the most important issues to remember as you start your entrepreneurship journey is that your idea, product or service must answer a need. It is in this regard that The Center for Entrepreneurship, Leadership [...]

Strategic Planning & Communication Workshop – Buea Cameroon

Strategic Planning & Communication Workshop - Buea Cameroon Leadership Development Association (LDA) Cameroon in partnership with The Center for Entrepreneurship, Leadership & Business Management Development (CELBMD) Africa - The Pan African Professional Development Center last January 19th 2018 organised a workshop on Strategic Planning and Communication for Entrepreneurs, Civil Society Leaders, Not for profit executives, Business and organisation executives.       In attendance, a total of 40 participants answered present from Buea, Limbe, Kumba and Douala. The 2 hours workshop recorded remarkable success [...]

Nominations opened for 2017 Most Influential Young Cameroonians ranking

Nominations opened for 2017 Most Influential Young Cameroonians ranking   Africa’s leading rating firm, Avance Media and The Center for Entrepreneurship, Leadership and Business Management Development (CELBMD) Africa have launched the search for the 2017 50 Most Influential Young Cameroonians, an initiative which has become the most comprehensive annual ranking for young achievers who have been blazing trails across various sectors of Cameroon’s economy and beyond.     The ranking which was launched in 2016 had Mr Achaleke Christian Leke, a youth civil society [...]

Could someone’s Digital Footprints Be The Cause Of Their Misfortune?

  For the purpose of this discourse, it is important we define the meaning of the word "digital footprint".   The word "digital footprint" simply refers to information about one's activities that exist on the Internet. Today, it is difficult to find someone who does not have information about themselves online. But the big question is; what kind of results do people get each time they try to know more about someone using a search engine? Thinking right? Amazingly, a lot of people  (for example  [...]

Entrepreneurship & Public Speaking By Chinonso Ogbobu

ENTREPRENEURSHIP & PUBLIC SPEAKING What I am about to say may not sit well with some people, but hey, pardon my rebellion. When some people say entrepreneurship is not public speaking, sometimes I understand what they are saying .... but most times, I don't. The times that I don't understand are usually, for example, when someone finishes delivering on stage a well-articulated view on entrepreneurship, business, or its attendant issues only for someone to smirk and goes ahead to mutter: "Talking is one [...]