International Women’s Day – 8th of March is set aside as a day to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. Today, we reached out to some of the top male Entrepreneurs of popular African companies that you know and here is their message to women on this Special day. Read more
The earliest event(National Women Day) was observed in the United State of America on the 28th of Feb 1909. The Socialist Party of America designated this day in honor of the 1908 garment workers’ strike in New York, where women protested against working condition. In 1975, the United Nations gave official sanction to March 8 as the “International Women’s Day Celebration” and began sponsoring it. The global celebration which aim to inspire women across the world and reflect on “progress made, a call for change and to celebrate Act of courage and determination by ordinary women who have played extraordinary role in the history of their communities and countries.”
Do you have a global mind set? When you started your Business/Brand, what did you have in mind? Did you see your brand beyond the shores of Africa? Did you envision your product on international supermarket’s stalls/stands? To build a global brand, it starts from the planning stage and inception of your vision. You cannot have a local vision and mind-set for your brand and expect globalisation to happen. It just will not happen. However, if you start your vision with a global mind-set, everything you do would be on a global level. It all starts from your mind and your vision.