Culture and value trade-offs for successful entrepreneurship in Africa

J. Otto Kroesen & David J. Ndegwah
In Africa slowly but steadily a transformation is taking place in the management styles of enterprises. There is a trend towards more precise time management, more precision in dealing with increasingly sophisticated technology, more feedback from the bottom to the top in order to manage the processes properly, more professionalism and independence of the individual worker. This contribution makes two points: first, neither cultures nor the so-called mental states of individuals are ever static, but...

Registration Year

  • 2017

Resource Types

  • Conference Paper


  • Delft University of Technology
  • Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology