C.E.O at 2CL and Head of operations at 2ambale Online store
In life it is important to be a specialist and generalist at the sametime in that a specialist, there is a skill that the world knows you for but a generalist in the sense that you have multiple secondary skills that you put to action to make a decent living in this very competitive world. Software and Music my not be complimentary but they have one thing in common, Art which is also found to be a necessary ingredient in Business.
To give you a wide range of possibilities in this God given life, we bring you Stephen Mutungi who is a graduate of Software Engineering from Makerere University but not only does he write software but rather also manages a clothing store as well as a talented musician. This is what we asked
I try to be up by 6 am and after a prayer I get ready for work. I map out all am expected to do by drawing the day's plan in my notebook. While at work I chair meetings, review the previous day's reports, maintain or develop software depending the prevailing needs of the company and also monitor the different operations
1. Organizing and chairing meetings.
2. Drawing project plans.
3. Drawing financial plans based on the different reports.
4. Software development and maintenance.
5. Monitoring the different operations.
1. Balancing software development and administration is very challenging.
2. I lack experience in business administration so its basically learning on the job and a wrong decision can hurt to the born sometimes.
3. Understanding people is not easy and it's very critical in business.
Am the technical guy at work and am also in charge of administration so I bring both technical and administrative skills
Leading my team to victory feels awesome
Being responsible for someone else's mistake
I started the company
John D Rockefeller, my mother Pauline Nassolo and my cousin Abraham Walyejjemu
Physics - Shaped my reasoning and understanding of technology.
Chemistry - Made me a critical thinker
Mathematics - This has made me a problem solver, It greatly helps our accounting department because of my background.
Economics - Its the backbone of my life in business everyday.
I have a Bachelors Degree in Software Engineering from Makerere University
The research aspect taught me how to learn and how to find solutions.
Yes, am considering an MBA (Masters in Business Administration)
Registering positive growth every year
Trusting God and the belief that everything can be archived if you plan and work towards it
Being the President of the Republic of Uganda
1. Understanding people
Trust God and start as soon as yesterday
Anyone that's passionate and is willing to learn