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Spotlight: Yaa-Priscilla Birago of Soko Bags Ltd.

Spotlight: Yaa-Priscilla Birago of Soko Bags Ltd.

What advice would you give to students, young professionals and aspiring changemakers/entrepreneurs?:

Advice for Students: Seek volunteer and internship opportunities that will help you gain the skillset to help launch your career. Internship and volunteer opportunities are a great way to meet new people in your interested field and also identify your strengths and areas need to develop. Such opportunities also allows you to network and gain insights in the workforce.

Advice for Young Professionals: Seek a mentor who is willing to help you progress on a professional level. Don’t wait for opportunity to knock on your door. You must go out, search, ask and find; and you will discover the right opportunity that will advance you in your career. Don’t be afraid to try something new; have an open mind; and be ready to learn, unlearn and relearn.