Fred Swaniker is the Founder and CEO of African Leadership University. He dedicated his entire career to educating leaders and entrepreneurs as he believes good leadership is the missing link in Africa’s drive towards prosperity. Fred also established the highly acclaimed African Leadership Academy (ALA), a Johannesburg based Pan-African secondary institution who mission to educate 6000 African leaders.
In this talk, Fred highlights the 4 lessons he learned as an Entrepreneur:
- People are more important than your idea
- Don’t simply hire employees based on interviews
- Start with small projects while you’re young
- Give the power to your customers