The VGC Group is a global pioneer in helping African small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to expand their business worldwide. If you want to tap into the global market, we have created a streamlined process that provides you:
- Business consulting
- In-depth market analysis
- eCommerce education and implementation
First, make sure to sign up for our emails. We share tons of content and information about how to expand your business globally.
Next, enroll in the Digital Futures Fellowship Program. This is an opportunity to work with some of our partners at a prestigious US-based University to get market research on where your business currently stands. Once the program is completed and depending on the status of your business and its products, you can apply to be listed on Global Africa Shop. To learn more, click here.
As of now, all transactions are billed in US Dollars until further notice. However, there will be multi-currency functionalities launching on the site in the near future.
There are a number of course offerings focused on different topics. Courses are continuously being added to our site. Courses can be purchased singularly or you can sign up for a membership level for which all courses are made available. For more information about membership, click here to learn more about our membership levels.
The cost of each course starts at US $40.00. This price may range or is subject to change based on current offerings.
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The VGC team works hard ‘round the clock, but our office locations are open at the following times:
Detroit, Michigan – 9:00 am-4:00 pm EST (Monday to Friday)
Mahwah, New Jersey – 9:00 am-4:00 pm EST (Monday to Friday)
Accra, Ghana – 9:00 am – 5:00 pm GMT (Monday to Friday)
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You get access to more VGC exclusive offerings at our lowest prices. Being a member allows you to be a part of a community of people who are given access to eBooks, eCourses, live events, consultations and more (for free or at membership prices).
Courses are singular learning offerings; whereby, membership offers you more at exclusive member-discount prices.
Courses are a great way to learn more about the in-depth eCommerce and digital technology education that VGC has to offer. Memberships provides you a more intimate learning community and aligns you with a coach over a set period of time to walk you through the eCourses and other materials produced by VGC.
Absolutely! Some events will be made FREE to those who are part of certain membership levels.
We have four service specializations:
- Digital Business Consulting
- eCommerce Design and Development
- Mobile Application Design and Development
- Lead Generation and Customer Acquisition
Click here to know which service is right for you.
The Digital Futures Fellowship Program is a three-way partnership between VGC, US-based universities and a global logistics company that helps participating businesses to compete in the global market.
The program connects participating businesses from emerging markets (ex. Africa) with Market Research students to provide in-depth market analysis and identify potential customer base and locations. It also allows participating students to get real-life experiential knowledge by performing market research on small to medium-sized businesses based in emerging markets.
Who are eligible to join:
- African-based businesses (SMEs)
- Business or Marketing Students from select U.S.-based universities
- Global logistics companies with a presence in Africa
To join the Digital Futures Fellowship Program, click the APPLY NOW or PARTNER NOW buttons in this link.
As a participant or a partner in the Digital Futures Fellowship Program, there are various benefits available that could help the future of your career or your business.
Click this link for a list of specific benefits under the category you fall under.
Yes, applications are on a rolling basis and companies are organized into cohorts that run once to twice a year.
Yes, your company has to be registered in an African country in order to be accepted in the program.
Currently, our payment processing system can accept all major credit cards including Mastercard and Visa. In the near future, our system will be able to accept certain mobile money platforms for certain African nations. All payments are made in US dollar currency.
There are no refunds after 24 hours of purchasing products. For digitally downloaded products, we strictly do not allow any refund. For other products, requests for refunds are reviewed case by case, and an option for a monetary credit can be awarded to customers.