George Issaias

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Africa: We ARE the world

“They found peace and success internationally, and chose to come back and shine a light on their homes, and use their personal profiles to raise their communities.” Seasoned talent manager George Issaias with some eagle-eyed insight on how internationally-recognised African artists are giving back to the continent from whence they came.

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It is time Africans got some respect on the international speaking circuit

It’s always nice to feel appreciated. That’s a feeling often denied to Africans trying to break into the international speaking circuit. Those Africans who are lucky enough to get speaking gigs on the international stage often find that they are paid less than speakers from other continents. George Issaias, who runs his own speaker bureau, writes that the time for this trend to change is now