The GBT Academy Meets to Sharpen People Management Skills

The Growing Business Together Academy held its second Monthly meeting on the 8th of June at the MBC Africa Office to take the 20 young entrepreneurs through a session on People Management. The session is built to equip the entrepreneurs with the relevant skills and knowledge required to scale and grow their businesses.  This session[…]

GBT Entrepreneur Elijah Amoo Addo Receives Award from the Queen of the UK

Elijah Amoo Addo is a professional cook, the founder of Food for All Africa Programme and a GBT entrepreneur.  On the 29th of June, he had the honor to receive the Queen’s Young Leaders Awards in London; a programme that supports and celebrates exceptional young people aged 18-29 across the Commonwealth.   Elijah receives a unique package of training, mentoring[…]

GBT Academy entrepreneurs partake in an inspiring Boot camp

The 20 selected GBT entrepreneurs learn about business modelling, go-to market strategies, financial modelling, customer relations and more at the GBT Bootcamp. A 5-day intensive week of training from 10 to 14 April.  @GBTGhanaNL Inspiring Bootcamp GBT Ghana Entrepreneurs we look back, with Prof. Gordon Kwesi pic.twitter.com/lHubThcAe7 — Priscilla Ofori (@OforiP) April 18, 2017 Next Stop[…]

Ghana’s first comparison website wins GBT Business Booster pitch competition

After 5 weeks of intensive training, the participants of the GBT Business Booster pitched their business plan to an audience of over 50 people and a jury at the Netherlands Enterprise Agency in The Hague on the 31st of March. The winner, Nii-Nmai Dsane, founder of Ghanacompares.com took home the ultimate prize: a ticket to[…]

Impacting young entrepreneurship at the GBT launch in Ghana

The Growing Business Together kickoff in Accra was a success! Over 170 young entrepreneurs engaged with us about starting your business in Ghana. The launch, which took place on 26 January at the Netherland’s ambassador’s residence, was held under theme “Accelerating young entrepreneurs”. The Dutch Ambassador to Ghana, His Excellency Ron Strikker in his welcome[…]

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100 Dutch-Ghanaians gather at the GBT kickoff in Amsterdam

More than 100 Dutch-Ghanaian joined us Saturday 17 December to learn more about what it takes to fulfill your ambition as an entrepreneur at the kick-off of our program Growing Business Together (GBT) in the Netherlands. We organized the event with Young Ghanaian Professionals. “If you start a business, you can never lose. You either[…]