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Building Efficient Public Administrations in Africa

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Building Efficient Public Administrations in Africa In Africa, Public Administration handles several services ranging from the issuance of birth certificates or passports to business licenses or title deeds for property. The poor performance of these services is partly responsible for corruption and often times constitute a bottleneck to development, economic growth and job creation. An […]

Get Out of Your Nest – Part 2

Get Out of Your Nest – Part 2

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In Part 1, we spoke about how God instructed Abraham to leave his father’s house and his own country, and to go to a land that he didn’t know. In other words, God was essentially telling Abraham to get out of his nest. And God did this because Abraham could not accomplish God’s will for […]

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ACTION DRIVEN FAITH

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ACTION DRIVEN FAITH: HOW TO GAIN PROSPERITY USING AGILE METHODOLOGY – Part 2 As Christians, we can apply the concepts of Agile Methodology to improve our personal financial situations. This involves following a series of steps designed to help us to more successfully achieve our financial goals by applying the concepts of Agile Methodology to […]

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Acceptance Criteria in International Business

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The Importance of Acceptance Criteria in International Business Acceptance Criteria are used to define project objectives and measure how well these objectives have been met. When applied to international business and commerce, acceptance criteria serve to clarify all business objectives in order to avoid an unnecessary waste of material and financial resources. Establishing acceptance criteria […]

WASHINGTON DC - NOVEMBER 14: Teddy Taylor, left,  is a  'Diplomat in Residence' Howard University. He is a full-time employee of the State Department whose job it is to educate and recruit african american Howard students to go work at State. He conducted a panel comprised of State Department employees to tell their story on how they made their way to the diplomatic service at the Ralph Bunch center on the Howard University campus in Washington DC, November 14, 2013. ( Photo by John McDonnell/The Washington Post)

Agile in International Development

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Achieving International Development in Africa through Agile Methodologies – Part 1 of 2 Introduction Africa faces several developmental issues that need to be addressed, with poverty at its core. Areas in Africa have some of the world’s highest concentrations of poor people.  According to the Rural Poverty Portal website, “In Sub-Saharan Africa, more than 280 […]

Taking a Test

SAT Preparation in Sprints

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SAT Preparation in Sprints What do Agile Methodology and SAT preparation have in common? More than you may think. Just recently, I used Agile methodology to help my daughter effectively prepare for her SAT test. Agile methodology is a project management approach, typically used with software development projects. A core concept utilized in Agile methodology […]