first_imgGrand Kru County Senator, Ablert Tugbeh Chie, has lauded citizens hailing from the county for electing him as senator in the just ended 2014 Special Senatorial Election.According to him, he will be ungrateful if he doesn’t thank the people of his county and other friends who supported him during the election process.Addressing hundreds of Grand Kru residents over the weekend in Monrovia, especially those from Forpoh District that are residing in Doe Community on the Bushrod Island, Senator Chie said the people of Forpoh have made wise decision by voting him in House of Senate.He said: “I have come to commend all of you for the significant roles you played in my life as well as our beloved county, and therefore, I can assure you all that this county will be developed through our collective efforts.”Senator Chie reminded his compatriots that with unity and coordination, they will promote development agenda and seek the interest of others at all times.“Let me make it clear to you that some projects which I have started in the county, I will make sure to complete them, because I want my people to trust me,” he promised.In a remark, the Chairman of Forpoh Community in Monrovia, Jeremiah Nimely, applauded Senator Chie for having the people of Forpoh at heart.Mr.Nimely disclosed that the citizens from Forpoh will wholeheartedly work with Senator Chie.The Forpoh Chairman then appealed to Sen. Chie to lobby with GSM companies operating in the country to carry communication networks to the district and the Dorbor District to enable them gets access to phone call.Senator Chie toured four communities in Monrovia and its environs thanking the people of Grand Kru and gave each community L$40,000 as a token of appreciation.Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)last_img read more

first_imgRichard Branson, entrepreneur and founder of Virgin Group, imparts five pearls of wisdom to a 12-year-old that any startup or expansion-stage CEO will find valuable.richard branson entrepreneurJessica Stillman writes in Inc. that Richard Branson, entrepreneur extraordinaire and founder of Virgin Group, released an early excerpt from his upcoming book in which he offers advice to a 12-year-old starting his first business. While that may seem like miles from a tech startup or expansion-stage company CEO, Branson’s counsel may be more applicable than you’d think.Branson recommends taking a hard look at pricing, and perhaps offering services priced at the customer’s discretion. After that, he has some advice for the fledgling entrepreneur’s father, saying that “a loan from one’s family will focus an entrepreneur’s mind.” Next, Richard Branson has an entrepreneur adage that no CEO should ever forget: know your customers and targeting your services accordingly.AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to PrintPrintShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThislast_img read more