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CEOs tell of lonely journey at the top

On CEOs’ perpetual to-do list: Think deeply. Decide quickly. Hire well. Fire fast. Be tough. Be vulnerable. Be authentic. Be available 24/7. Stay healthy and clearheaded.
By Wainaina Wambu 15h ago
Most firms report a relatively low desire to actively use credit, noting only an occasional, rare, or non-existent need for a loan
By Graham Kajilwa Jun. 7, 2023
In the beginning, his father was hesitant to the idea as he thought Gitu would struggle to fit in and cope having spent most of his adult life working in Nairobi.
By Yvonne Chepkwony Jun. 7, 2023
The bigger issue is that our level of income is low. Entrepreneurs are not going to take risks; they must be assured of a critical mass of patients or customers to invest.
By XN Iraki Jun. 7, 2023
Kuria says there is no justification for businesses in the country, or in Africa to remain small or medium in a market of 1.3 billion people which is expected to hit 2.5 billion by 2050.
By Graham Kajilwa May. 31, 2023
The problem is that non-hustlers can’t understand what’s wrong with hustlers.
By XN Iraki May. 31, 2023
You can’t improve what you don’t measure. Every decision you make about your business will be better made by having accurate information available.
By Enterprise Reporter May. 31, 2023
While the concept might seem like a well-worn theme to some people, it has taken a global pandemic to encourage others.
By Mukesh Bector May. 31, 2023
There are power storage equipment that helps firms located in light commercial buildings to manage power by deferring grid investment and storing renewable energy for later use.
By James Wanzala May. 31, 2023
Picnics draw their history from an old French tradition, originally an indoor pastime, and while we are not to discuss that part of history today, centuries later it is a global extravagance.
By Awuor Odongo May. 31, 2023
While bagging a government tender has changed some entrepreneurs’ lives, it’s no rosy affair and has a dark side to it. Pending bills in recent years remains a sore.
Airtime usage and payment history are some of the ways banks are using to determine the level of risk micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) pose during lending.
By Graham Kajilwa May. 24, 2023