Business not a sprint, but a marathon for Colourworks CEO

2017-10-16 18:30

Lesley Waterkeyn, founder and CEO of Colourworks, a strategic brand experience agency, tells Fin24 about her journey since starting the business in 1998.

Fresh Earth rising

2017-10-15 06:00

Finding a niche of consumers who place quality above price has helped this baker to whip up profits and growth.

How women entrepreneurs can take their place in Africa's economy

2017-10-10 15:36

The 4th Industrial Revolution offers women skills without going into a classroom, delegates hear at the Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum.

New TV programme tackles mentorship for entrepreneurs

2017-10-04 15:11

Mentorship not only delivers a public service, but a significant social intervention, according to Redefine Properties.

iLearn CEO dreamt of entrepreneurship since childhood

2017-09-29 17:10

Richard Rayne, CEO of iLearn, generally cautions entrepreneurs to be very clear on the size of the opportunity they see and what is required to capture it.

Important to review liability risk in contracts

2017-09-27 13:34

Service agreement contracts play the most important role in limiting a company’s exposure to liability risks, and an expert explains what to keep in mind.

Importance of robust risk appetite framework

2017-09-26 19:19

Businesses are built by taking on risk in one form or another, according to experts at Deloitte Financial Services Advisory.

Nigella: SA should promote cuisine from all its people to the world

2017-09-23 11:00

In promoting its cooking to the world, SA should bring out the multiplicity of its varied group of people, celebrity cook Nigella Lawson tells Fin24.

From pressure to profit: Lessons from a latent entrepreneur

2017-09-15 17:13

Are entrepreneurs born or made? High-flying Cape-based entrepreneur Muriel Jansen suggests that it may be a bit of both.

Cultural exchange to Italy for local non-profit heroes

2017-09-04 19:29

The founding members of Ubuntu-Bethu non-profit oprganisation based in Samora Machel, Cape Town, have spent a month in Italy.


Seeding future entrepreneurs

2017-10-15 06:01

Balancing job creation, opportunity and innovation in the agricultural sector is a challenge. Manoj Seonath, head of agroprocessing at the IDC, tells Gayle Edmunds how they are approaching it.

The land of milk and opportunity

2017-10-15 06:00

Nyeleti Jeanet Rikhotso, the managing director of Middledrift Dairy, sees great potential in the future of the business.

5 hurdles women entrepreneurs in Africa must overcome

2017-10-09 15:43

There are 5 main challenges women in Africa face when they try to be entrepreneurs, delegates hear at the Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum.

Business tech helps abattoir grow

2017-10-02 14:03

A Mpumalanga abattoir and meat wholesaler is using Enterprise Resource Planning Solutions to streamline its business processes.

GoMetro secures R100m export deals in UK

2017-09-27 16:20

GoMetro, a Cape Town-based business, has secured export deals worth more than R100m following a Western Cape Government trade mission earlier this year.

Executives help entrepreneurs to shape their businesses

2017-09-26 19:46

Nedbank executives recently provided entrepreneurs with tips, questions and recommendations to shape their businesses and get closer to realising their goals.

Shark Tank investor: Don't be a d*ck - and other advice for entrepreneurs

2017-09-24 15:39

Entrepreneur Marnus Broodryk, among other things known for his participation in the investor TV series Shark Tank SA, gives his views on successful entrepreneurship.

New entrepreneur series looks at SA's elite

2017-09-21 20:24

The Mavericks is a new lifestyle entertainment series that looks at what happens when South Africa’s business elite pursue new dreams.

How to emotionally detach yourself from your business

2017-09-08 11:37

Most entrepreneurs will eventually have to leave the running of their businesses to someone else. This often causes great emotional upheaval, but there are ways to make this process easier.

SAB entrepreneurship campaign to create 10 000 jobs

2017-09-04 17:10

South African Breweries will help to create 10 000 jobs and increase opportunities for entrepreneurs to become part of its supply chain.

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