Nicole shares her experience working with Blax and Space during her time on the Global Projects Program Non-Profit to Cape Town South Africa.
Hi, my name is Kara Miles. As part of my global adventure with the Fisher Global Project- Non Profit, I travelled to Cape Town, South Africa to do consulting work for a local business called Philippi Music Project (PMP).
Choosing to travel to Cape Town, South Africa, junior Aruni Prakash talks about her team’s first week working at Solution Space in the Philippi Township.
This week, we went out to dinner to a local African chain called Spur. Spur is very similar to the US chain Chilis and serves basic staples such as burgers, steaks and ribs. Our server suggested that we try the burgers. Being that we were hungry and looking for something easy and quick, we agreed. Note the word "quick"!
It’s hard to believe that three weeks have come and gone. This last week in country at Barclays in Botswana has been full and exciting. We have been working hard to pull together our findings and recommendations into a deliverable that can be left with the client so they can begin to implement some of our recommendations. In the first few days of this week, we held meetings with several stakeholders to review our findings and recommendations with them in order to build buy-in and to correct any assumptions or add information that we may have missed. These were great sessions. While the