For almost a decade now, money and other resources from the different sectors, stakeholders and change makers poured in to the tech industry in search of solutions to real life problems from the technology. “Techpreneurship” has been hailed referenced as the new dimension of trying to address problems from a technology and entrepreneurship dimension.
Despite these massive investments, solutions seem to come slowly with much of the solutions not perfectly cutting edge to solve real problems. I therefore argue that innovation is not a side business to a real business: rather, innovation is the foundation of a successful business. Key concepts include:
“To effect successful change in any society, you have to thrive through the bad and the good times”