All posts by Andy Lohof

Andy is currently an Agora Consulting Fellow, based in Lima, Peru. With degrees in international economics and business, Andy has spent most of his career working with micro-enterprises in Africa and Latin America to provide small business credit and training programs. He has also worked with investment funds in North America, and is passionate about leveraging his skills and experience to positively impact others.

Entrepreneurial Success: 7 Simple Actions

enerselva3I joined Agora because I was inspired by its work to promote the development of social entrepreneurs in Latin America. After selecting entrepreneurs generating positive social impact in Latin America, Agora facilitates these entrepreneurs’ access to financial, social, and human capital to increase their success and impact. I am currently advising four social social enterprises in Peru: two in clean cookstoves, one in solar lamps, and one in organic smallholder agriculture.

Having worked in microenterprise, small business training, and consulting in Africa and Latin America, I believe human and social capital are even more important to individual, company, and country development than financial capital. Here are the most important verbs I have identified for successful entrepreneurs:

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