3 mistakes I made when I started my company that I'll never make again

2018-09-02 15:00

Slip-ups like overworking and not tracking your financials can cost you greatly.

A business coach who's taught thousands of people explains why it's OK to be a jack-of-all-trades instead of knowing exactly what you want to do

2018-08-28 16:14

Marie Forleo recommends pursuing every passion you have, because you never know when your skills can converge.

This entrepreneur started a thriving business selling luxury watches from the university library he was living in

2018-08-27 09:45

With just R3,700 in his pocket and nowhere to live, 20-year-old Sakhile Maseko built an online luxury watch retail business.

TAKE THE CHANCE!

2018-08-11 12:00

ARE you a pupil with a passion to start your own business one day?

A new frontier in fitness

2018-08-02 09:57

The use of electro muscle stimulation technology has turned a humble home fitness business into an international franchise brand.

BLACK SMALL BUSINESS SHINES

2018-07-08 15:00

WE SHOULD read about and be inspired by top performing small businesses daily.

DJ SBU TAKES LEGAL ACTION AGAINST SCAMMERS

2018-07-04 10:00

Renowned South African media personality and entrepreneur DJ Sbu is all about hustling, but not at the expense of his brand.

MUMS GIVE FOOD TO MANY!

2018-06-18 10:00

YES CLUB is one of the promising businesses owned by 60 pupils at Ekwazini High School in Mhluzi, Mpumalanga.

Home-grown soft drink brand takes on ‘Big Red’

2018-06-06 10:14

Starting with five cows and one employee in 1980, Ken Clark has built two successful businesses employing more than 1 000 people. One of them is carbonated soft-drink manufacturer Twizza.

How SA's Bos Ice Tea is using iconic design to take on the world – and sell 10 million cans a year

2018-05-16 07:10

Bos Ice Tea’s iconic green, yellow, purple and peach cans is behind it's success.

 

SA tech entrepreneur charged for fraud in New York amid shocking allegations of how he may have lied and cheated to get money

2018-08-30 09:21

He reportedly bragged about hiring a computer hacker to create fake information.

FROM BANKING TO BURGERS!

2018-08-28 10:00

NO BUSINESS owner ever had it easy – they’ve had to struggle back after being knocked down.

Join these women-led business organisations to help you build your own company

2018-08-20 14:07

It's time to update your network and share your success with other women, if you haven't already.

POLISH UP A SOLID SET OF FINE VALUES

2018-08-10 12:00

THIS is the ninth year of ENGEN Pitch And Polish, but it has what many young entrepreneurs need.

MZANSI'S BRIGHT YOUTH!

2018-07-06 15:00

ENTREPRENEURSHIP can be a lonely path and while many young people are not afraid of solitude, they need support from peers, business and financial institutions.

Making money from scrap metal

2018-07-03 13:04

Collins Saguru has channelled his concern over the environmental impact of metal mining into a money-making opportunity.

Making money from plastic

2018-06-14 11:17

The Ellis sisters are fulfilling their dream of uplifting local communities through their organic and ethical consumer goods label, The Joinery.

12 books you should read before starting a business

2018-05-26 16:22

These 12 books offer essential advice for the budding entrepreneur, from digital marketing to creating a business plan.

16 startup founders share their best advice for aspiring entrepreneurs

2018-05-07 10:17

Good business advice is always useful. We asked entrepreneurs, startup founders, and CEOs to share some words of wisdom based on challenges they've faced and mistakes they've made.

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