I’m super passionate about business. I always have been.
And I love hearing stories from entrepreneurs.
Somehow I never tire of connecting, learning more and relating to the people I get to meet all around the world.
Business chat comes up naturally in most of my conversations, yet without any steer from me a common theme has emerged in 4 different conversations in 3 different countries over the past 21 days.
First in Jamaica with my friend and housemate Ashley, founder of Touch the Road, a tourism and entertainment company based in Kingston. And with Melissa, the visionary behind eco-village Jardin d’Eden located just outside of Montego Bay.
Then in Berlin with Kromanteng, musician and founder of the Ghanaian-based social enterprise, Gutta Soles.
And finally, here in Nairobi, with Franck, one of the guys behind J’s Fresh Bar & Kitchen and an agricultural entrepreneur from DRC.
The consensus is that entrepreneurs all share something in common.Continue Reading