Mara Mentor’s signature program “Mara One on One” is an extension of the mentorship platform. The in person, speed mentoring initiative is designed to help young enterprises survive the cutthroat world of business by creating alliances with strong leaders who have already succeeded in running successful companies. Through this programme, young entrepreneurs are able to position their businesses for sustainable growth through one-on-one sessions with a Mentor drawn from the top of the business world. Mara One-on-One has supported the start-up and growth of young businesses in Uganda, Tanzania, Kenya and Nigeria by connecting successful businessmen and businesswomen with ambitious entrepreneurs for a six-month period. Over 200 businesses have benefited from the program. Mara Mentor One-on-One has been implemented in Abuja, Kampala, Dar-Es-Salam, Nairobi and Lagos.
Mentors will help young entrepreneurs to: