Akon's advice to entrepreneurs: brains, drive & support
Addlife! loves Akon! The uber successful singer/producer -turned business man represents everything Addlife! is all about -- entertaining millions, creating opportunities for others, and investing in the hope and potential of Africa! Akon is now campaigning non-stop, raising the profile of his Akon Lighting Africa project, a plan to bring solar power to millions in rural Africa -- a plan bankrolled by a $1 billion loan deal with a Chinese construction company. With the spotlight on the young visionary, Akon's sharing some secrets to his success and his faith that business in Africa is the next big thing for global entrepreneurs. Encouraging, he says growth doesn't always require money. Rather brains, drive and support go a long way in launching a business. To view the full article, go to How I Made it in Africa.