Top three finalist to Innovations Axis for Incubation/Acceleration

The SALCAB Start-up series stems from the organisations belief in entrepreneurship and innovation. Salcab has therefore designed a platform to sell the human capital of Sierra Leone and prove to the world that Sierra Leone is more than just wars, famine and poverty or that business in Sierra Leone only revolves around the buying and … Read moreTop three finalist to Innovations Axis for Incubation/Acceleration

Innovations Axis Model

Innovations Axis is Sierra Leone’s first fully functioning incubator, with programs (Incubation and Acceleration) framed on 5 Containers/Stages: Formation; Validation; Scaling; Growth; and Exit Innovation Axis use a combination of tools and methodologies to move entrepreneurs from Ideation to Growth, using the Startup Commons Framework (shown below). In the Formation container we use Design-driven entrepreneurship … Read moreInnovations Axis Model

Building the Entrepreneurial Eco System in Sierra Leone Part II

In July, I wrote a paper on why we need to build an entrepreneurial  ecosystem in Sierra Leone to support a new breed of entrepreneurs. In that paper I discussed rent seeking vs value creating entrepreneurship. I argued that we need to build an ecosystem in Sierra Leone that supports the value creating entrepreneurs. In … Read moreBuilding the Entrepreneurial Eco System in Sierra Leone Part II