Global peer-to-peer bitcoin company, Paxful will be offering more free virtual entrepreneur education workshops and courses to the public in South Africa
The move is to help boost entrepreneurship and job creation opportunities in the labor and their leading market.
The workshop will run from July 29th to August 5th, 2020. Today’s workshop is themed “Discovering entrepreneurship opportunities in peer-to-peer (P2P) finance” and be starting at 1pm.
The company is also giving out the sum of R100,000 to mark its fifth-year anniversary celebration and also support to the entrepreneurship drive amongst participants.
Note that the first 1000 participants to join any of the workshop training or register an account on the Paxful platform and make their first trade in August is eligible for the R100 prize. So hurry now and be among the first.
Speaking on its response for COVID-19, Co-founder, and CEO, Paxful, Ray Youssef, said: “In addition to noticing an increase in the number of new users globally on our platform since the COVID-19 pandemic, our users have expressed specific interest in learning more about bitcoin and crypto during this time. It’s also important for us as a business to help steer consumers away from get-rich-quick schemes, which tend to grow everywhere at this time in certain corners of the bitcoin economy.”
Also speaking about his passion for education and entrepreneurship, Youssef also said, “We are extremely excited to be able to help people utilise their entrepreneurial skills to identify new opportunities and job possibilities within the blockchain and crypto space during these difficult times. The bitcoin economy is worth billions of dollars and represents a significant opportunity for African youth in particular”.
To register and trade, go their website at https://paxful.com/ and stand a chance to win R100,000.