The Management of Small Things
To succeed in business or in providing public services one needs obsessive attention to quality and reliability, driven by empathy for the customer and a belief that it is up to me to help them.
AMI’s 2020 Impact Report: A year of struggle, hope and resilience
AMI has released its 2020 Impact Report which provides a snapshot of the company's impact drawing on quantitative and qualitative data from businesses and individuals across Africa. As the outlook remains uncertain for Africa's MSMEs in 2021, the report explores insights gained from supporting businesses and entrepreneurs with practical tools and training.
How to Celebrate MSME Day 2021 After a Challenging Year
It was a hard year and it may be difficult for business owners to think about celebrating. AMI shares why we should thankful for MSMEs, especially over the last year, and provides some practical ways for MSMEs to celebrate and take action on #MSMEDay21
Announcement: Seeking professional coaches
USAID Policy LINK is seeking applications from interested professional coaches for the inaugural Advanced Leadership Programme.
Update to AMI’s Learning Platform & AMI Learn App Released for iOS
New release of AMI’s Learning platform features new “journey” orientation, exciting new design, and increases mobile app and offline options with iOS app release and Android update.
AMI partners with AGRA to launch new Centre for African Leaders in Agriculture
Through this partnership, AMI as the lead learning partner will deliver the Advanced Leadership Programme focused on advancing collaborative leadership for capacity to drive Africa’s food security and sustainability efforts.
AMI’s April Entrepreneur of the Month
Meet David Okello Kiro, our AMI Entrepreneur of the month. David is the Owner & Founder of Great Africa Tours Ltd.
African Management Institute and Rwanda ICT Chamber offer business training to 2,000 tech entrepreneurs
The partnership will ensure that ICT members reinforce their skills and boost women’s participation in the sector
Small businesses also have a role in Earth Day
Green thinking need not just be a constraint on traditional business, but also a huge business opportunity. Across Africa, entrepreneurs are creating profitable businesses that make the earth healthier too.
Entrepreneurs can change the world
While few of us will ever have the impact on global thinking of a Piketty, Raworth, or Stiglitz, there are things simple business owners can do to contribute to a more just world.
In Praise of Work, a Basic Human Need
Apart from putting food on the table, work is associated with health and dignity. With dignity goes social cohesion. Large-scale unemployment is a threat to the social health of the nation.
AMI’s March Entrepreneur of the Month
As we celebrate Women’s History Month, meet Lucy Mary Athieno. A participant in the AMI Survive to Thrive Programme and the Founder of Eco-Pads Uganda.