AMI’s annual survey provides an update on our impact during 2016, drawing on data from our annual survey as well as stories and testimonials from participants and clients. The 2016 report showed us that AMI reached a total of 10,300 individuals who participated in 24 AMI programmes, in 8 countries. That brings our total reach … Continue reading AMI releases new Impact Survey
AMI is an entrepreneurial African social business that is pioneering a scalable approach to developing Africa’s management and business skills. We work with organizations to drive performance and empower their people through practical and accessible learning and coaching tools, delivered on web, mobile and in person.
AMI combines cutting-edge technology, world-class content, offline workshops and an innovative peer accountability process, helping groups of managers, professionals and entrepreneurs apply what they learn on the job to build their organisations. AMI is expanding rapidly. We have successfully raised impact investment, generated international press coverage with CNN, Euronews and the Financial Times among others, and already reached over 10,000 individuals in over 25 countries. We are looking for an exceptional entrepreneurial leader to help us move to the next level of scale as we target organisations in Kenya and the rest of East Africa. The General Manager East Africa will leading AMI’s operations on the ground in East Africa and play a key role in driving business development. The position is based at AMI’s head office in Nairobi.
This is a chance for an outstanding entrepreneurial leader to be part of Africa’s transformation, and to help shape, build and scale one of the continent’s most innovative social impact businesses. Continue reading “AMI is Hiring: General Manager East Africa”
Would you agree that teamwork is extremely important for the success of a company? In a team, people can work together and accomplish much more than they could by themselves. This concept of synergy is how many great companies achieve success and thrive.
Why is this important to build a great team?
As a manager, it is your job to chart the company’s vision so that you can lead your team in the right direction as well as ensuring that your team understands the vision of the company, are fully engaged in it and are working effectively together in order to help you to realize that vision.
Without a strong and clear vision and lead from you, the manager, you will struggle to plan, engage and manage your team towards a shared future.
Here are the 8 critical steps to build a productive team: Continue reading “People Management: How to create a great team!”
The African Management Initiative (AMI) helps businesses across Africa build motivated, productive and effective workforces through our unique learning and development platform, delivered via web, mobile and in-person workshops. AMI has partnered with Africa’s most prestigious business schools to develop world-class content. In Kenya, we have worked with Strathmore Business School, in South Africa with … Continue reading About AMI
We’re excited to tell you about an exclusive new opportunity to accelerate your career or build your business. You are invited to become one of the first members of the African Management Initiative!
AMI now has over 10,000 managers, entrepreneurs and professionals in our network and we are growing fast. In ten years we plan for this network to exceed one million highly competent people committed to driving Africa’s growth.
Our next step on this journey is to launch AMI membership during 2015, beginning with a pilot in Nairobi, Kenya. We will be expanding to other regions later this year. Continue reading “AMI Membership Proposition”