Posts Tagged “Startups”

Making progress, skimming the molasses

by oneafrikan on September 12, 2009

Yesterday was a good day. As an aspiring social entrepreneur and increasingly part time geek, I’ve had my theories on why technical / programmer / geek / web type people stick to certain kinds of focus areas when trying to (…)

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Ten Startup-Related Panels from the SxSW Panel Picker on ReadWriteStart

by oneafrikan on September 9, 2009

w00t! Pretty excited to see that my panel submission has been highlighted by the folks at ReadWriteStart /ReadWriteWeb… ;-) If you’re going to SxSW and you’re into bootstrapping / building a startup, then this is a great place to start (…)

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Shameless plug – please vote for my panels at SxSW Interactive 2010 ;-)

by oneafrikan on August 26, 2009

If you’ve got a few mins, would appreciate your vote for my panel submission for SxSW next year ;-) Starting and Selling Startups – Lessons From the Coalface This session looks at finding that ‘right idea’ and following it through (…)

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Building a Startup You Love series: Starting up is a state of mind

by oneafrikan on June 30, 2009

I’ve been waiting for an excuse to get started on the Building a Startup You Love series, and writing a guest post on the IS Labs blog was a great opportunity to do so: _ Starting up is a state (…)

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Thoughts on #geekretreat ZA

by oneafrikan on June 22, 2009

I had no idea what to expect from the GeekRetreat (content will be updated there ov er the next few days so bookmark it) this year, but I did know that there were some smart people going, and I liked (…)

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Reflections on South Africa, 7 years on

by oneafrikan on May 21, 2009

I’ve just had the privilege of spending some time in South Africa, my longest trip there in 7 years, and I must say it’s been a totally different experience than I had anticipated. I’ve come away much, much, much more (…)

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Office space available in Bryanston, Johannesburg

by oneafrikan on March 4, 2009

A mate of mine has some desk / office space available in the Bryanston area. I worked there recently, and think it’s an awesome space – clean, well lit, parking is safe, and plenty headroom – you’re defo not in (…)

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