ARTICLES RELATING TO ENTREPRENEURS

Opportunities for African business

2014-07-29 15:55

African business must take advantage of African opportunities and get their respective governments to help, says the president of a business chamber.

Mid-year review keeps SME owners in tune

2014-07-28 14:25

Businesses not allocating time for a mid-year review to reflect and plan, are running the risk of not operating at their full potential, explains an expert.

World's first commercial fly farm in Cape Town

2014-07-23 11:01

By copying nature, an entrepreneurial team has put the humble fly to work to help resolve a global food problem.

World's first commercial fly farm in Cape Town

2014-07-23 07:47

By copying nature, an entrepreneurial team has put the humble fly to work to help resolve a global food problem.

Practical support helps BEE businesses grow

2014-07-22 12:49

With the right support, there is no reason why more entrepreneurs in South Africa shouldn’t be able to take their businesses to the next level, an expert says.

Taxi's are a viable SME

2014-07-21 10:26

Minibus taxi operators should realise they are actually running a small business, says an expert.

See taxi operators as entrepreneurs - expert

2014-07-15 12:56

Minibus taxi operators should realise they are actually running a small business and begin to accumulate the means to expand, says an expert.

Arrogance always fails

2014-07-15 11:05

Arrogance always fails, and at the core of downfalls of companies is arrogance, says new CEO of Naspers Bob van Dijk.

24-hr days don't work

2014-07-13 16:44

With too many priorities, we lose sight of everything that is important, says Ian Mann.

Bob van Dijk: Arrogance always fails

2014-07-11 16:52

Arrogance always fails, and lies at the heart of the downfall of many a company and businessman, says entrepreneur and new Naspers CEO Bob van Dijk.

Say less, mean more

2014-07-06 08:31

Being brief means making the most of the time you have, says Ian Mann.

The glue that holds a business together

2014-07-01 14:10

Any entrepreneur will tell you that enthusiasm, commitment and dedicated service is the lifeblood of their business. But is it really?

Top results, less time

2014-06-29 11:47

Four factors are mission critical to executing your strategy, says Ian Mann.

From Spur waitress to group CFO

2014-06-27 10:03

Ronel van Dijk has been honoured as a woman excelling in the corporate world.

From Spur waitress to group CFO

2014-06-26 18:15

Five top businesswomen have been honoured for their achievements by the Businesswomen’s Association of South Africa.

More ways to secure working capital

2014-06-24 16:12

While cash flow is a universal challenge, entrepreneurs, who are starting and running small businesses in SA, face extra financial strains, says an expert.

The essense of a business

2014-06-24 12:11

Entrepreneurs who know where their businesses stand financially are the most successful.

Choosing the right staff

2014-06-22 10:07

We can be so sure but so wrong in the appointments we make, says Ian Mann.

How to motivate youthful entrepreneurs

2014-06-19 16:39

An expert gives advice on how to induce seemingly reluctant or nervous students to start small businesses.

Calling silver surfers

2014-06-19 11:24

We are far from useless, says a pensioner who invites comment from other retirees.

Pensioner: We are not useless

2014-06-18 09:52

A Fin24 user says there is much use still to be had from the generations "discarded" by society.

Cashing in on braai-loving SA

2014-06-17 10:10

In just two years the traditional township braai concept has grown into 200 outlets, employing 2 000 people. The brain behind ChesaNYAMA tells the story.

The power of presence

2014-06-15 12:18

You won't become an executive unless you project the right image, says Ian Mann.

SA youth inclined to work for Gov't

2014-06-12 13:42

Young people would rather work for the state than start a business, a survey shows.

Ambition and commitment crucial

2014-06-12 11:46

Young entrepreneur's must be realistic about establishing a business, warns an expert.

 

Mid-year review keeps SME owners in tune

2014-07-29 14:23

Businesses not allocating time for a mid-year review to reflect and plan, explains an expert.

Finalists in entrepreneur competition selected

2014-07-23 15:36

The 2014 Sanlam/Business Partners Entrepreneur of the Year judging panel has selected 15 finalists to advance to the final round of the competition.

Gallery

An entrepreneurial team, who believes it is possible to be both capitalist and environmentalist, has put the humble fly to work to help save the sea - one fish at a time.

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Young entrepreneurs shine during pitch challenge

2014-07-22 15:00

The winners of a business startup pitch for young entrepreneurs fit in with SAB's aim to invest in a quality pipeline of entrepreneurs in core industries.

Give your business some Sugars

2014-07-21 16:39

Get your marketing right and your marketing budget becomes unlimited, says author and business coach Bradley Sugars.

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The owners of small businesses who suffered extensive damage at the hands of alleged Numsa strikers are considering class action against the union.

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24-hour days just don't work

2014-07-15 11:06

With too many priorities, we lose sight of everything that is important, says Ian Mann.

24-hour days just don't work

2014-07-15 10:25

With too many priorities, we lose sight of everything that is important, says Ian Mann.

24-hour days just don't work

2014-07-13 10:05

With too many priorities, we lose sight of everything that is important, says Ian Mann.

Say less, mean more

2014-07-06 08:48

Being brief means making the most of the time you have, says Ian Mann.

Survival guide for SA startups

2014-07-02 10:38

Fin24 blogger Terence Stoker provides some down-to-earth guidelines for entrepreneurs struggling to survive in a hostile business environment.

Top results, less time

2014-06-29 11:52

Ian Mann discusses the four factors that are mission critical to executing your strategy.

SMEs can tell minister what they want

2014-06-27 17:34

A survey for small and medium business owners aims to collate concerns and needs to lobby government to better facilitate business development in the sector.

Top results, less time

2014-06-27 09:39

Four factors are mission critical to executing your strategy, says Ian Mann.

Fear of failure part of entrepreneur's journey

2014-06-26 13:56

The fear of failure is a common occurrence in any entrepreneur’s journey, but by nature entrepreneurs are to a degree risk takers, says an expert.

Survival guide for SA startups

2014-06-24 12:22

A Fin24 blogger provides guidelines for entrepreneurs struggling to survive.

Entrepreneurial jitters

2014-06-23 14:01

Advice on how to motivate reluctant students to start small businesses.

How do we start a pub franchise?

2014-06-20 12:24

A Fin24 user asks advice about starting a pub franchise with her brother.

A searing success

2014-06-19 11:41

Find out how ChesaNYAMA has taken the traditional township braai to 200 outlets.

Cashing in on braai-loving SA

2014-06-18 10:41

Gold Brands chief executive Stelio Nathanael believes it is vital for any entrepreneur to always be positive.

The power of presence

2014-06-18 09:24

You won't become an executive unless you project the right image, says Ian Mann.

Dress for success

2014-06-15 12:22

You won't become an executive unless you project the right image, says Ian Mann.

Pensioner: We are not useless

2014-06-12 17:15

A Fin24 user says there is much use still to be had from the generations "discarded" by society as not being "useful" any more.

Spotting the gap for African greeting cards

2014-06-12 12:39

Gildah Tshukutswane believes everyone should celebrate African-inspired messages.

Spotting the gap for African greeting cards

2014-06-12 10:25

Gildah Tshukutswane believes everyone should have the opportunity to celebrate African-inspired messages in African languages through greeting cards.

 
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