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Tom Buringuriza : Skills Development in Uganda

Skills development is a popular topic in Uganda because of a large pool of unemployed or underemployed youth that are in Uganda. This problem is increasing and so a number of aspects have been observed.

There has been a tremendous investment in the social sector (demand side) for over two decades without an equivalent or matching investment in the investment and job creating aspects (supply side) and so there is a pool of educated  but  not  trained Ugandan young people, who  are  looking  for jobs.  Many of these young people do not meet the requirements of the world of work, especially with respect soft skills, product (output) oriented skills, ethics and integrity, as well as mindset and sense of urgency.

The  management 

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Driven by Passion

The Missing Link

Over the years I had a sense that something I literally wept with this mother and tried my best to comfort her, but initially I did not know what to do. After coming back home from that journey, I could not forget her extremely sad story. Then I began to realize that her story was not an isolated case, and millions of people are literally living in similar conditions today, because of war, famine, civil war, and natural disasters like floods, draught, earthquakes, etc. I

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Five Things SMB’s Can Do To Make Marketing Payoff

In shaky economies, companies that invest in their marketing often come out on top. But for small business, making these investments often feels risky.

Not only are time and resources tight, many small business owners feel they lack the knowledge to make the marketing choices that provide a return. In fact, figuring out “what works” is the top marketing concern for nearly 80 percent of small business owners, according to a recent survey by Deluxe Corporation.

“Most small business owners

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