#EntrepreneurCorner: Branding yourself as a business owner

2017-12-13 15:52

In this week's episode of #EntrepreneurCorner, Fin24's resident coach Anton Ressel says there's a direct link between one's personal brand and the success of the business.

There's cash in that crowd

2017-12-10 06:00

Getting many people to fund your idea frees you of the burden of interest payments and allows you to connect with customers.

#EntrepreneurCorner: Preparing for quieter periods

2017-11-30 10:18

As the festive season approaches, many businesses will experience a dry spell up until January. Business coach Anton Ressel gives tips on how to deal with this lull period.

#EntrepreneurCorner: Understanding procurement for the retail and wholesale sectors

2017-11-23 13:43

In this week’s episode of #EntrepreneurCorner, guest expert Mishinga Seyuba Kombo unpacks the procurement process for the retail and wholesale sector.

Stella shows science and nature can go hand in hand

2017-11-16 17:56

Stella Ciolli is the founder of SKOON, a natural skincare collection using natural ingredients in scientifically formulated combinations.

#EntrepreneurCorner: Taking advantage of festive season buzz

2017-11-16 10:45

Business coach Anton Ressel says it's important for small businesses to plan for the festive season, as it could either bring in an unexpected flood of cash or a downturn, depending on the type of business you run.

DiscoverIkasi opens doors for township tourism

2017-11-13 16:33

When Ntsebenziswano November and friends started searching for places to visit in Khayelitsha they couldn't find any good online listings. So they created their own website - DiscoverIkasi.

Legal expert looks at business data breaches

2017-11-09 18:28

South Africans are increasingly at risk of falling victim to identity theft, fraud, and other forms of cybercrime, says a legal expert.

Cape Chamber honours top exporters

2017-11-03 20:23

Technical Systems was named the Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry's Exporter of the Year for the third time.

#EntrepreneurCorner: Surround yourself with smart people

2017-10-26 17:02

This week’s episode of #EntrepreneurCorner features Antoinette Prophy, who talks about starting her own business at the age of 26, and the benefits of surrounding yourself with smart employees.


Spazapp aims for a Cape expansion drive

2017-12-10 06:01

Start-up Spazapp – a free mobile app that enables informal traders to buy directly in bulk from large suppliers – was looking to launch in the Western and Eastern Cape, adding to its growing footholds in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng.

Entrepreneurs can sew success in clothing sector

2017-12-02 17:14

Female entrepreneurs need to start thinking beyond fashion design if they want to tap into the clothing and textile industry, says an Industrial Development Corporation dealmaker.

WATCH: A coffee shop with a difference

2017-11-30 06:00

Gary Hopkins talks to Fin24 about I Love Coffee, a coffee shop employing young deaf South African, and some of the challenges that that SA's deaf community faces.

Rolling forward: Making life easier for people in wheelchairs

2017-11-20 09:03

A disabled entrepreneur’s quest for a lighter, stronger and more comfortable wheelchair has pushed him to develop his own unique prototype.

Protect your business from identity theft

2017-11-16 14:04

There has been an increase in commercial identity theft and businesses must be vigilant about documentation containing financial or personal information.

Watch out for the virtual restaurant trend

2017-11-15 17:31

Restaurants around the world are going virtual and Hellen Gqoboka has launched one of Johannesburg’s first virtual restaurants – Leles African Cuisine.

Cape's Bashew's celebrates 118 years of refreshment

2017-11-09 19:08

Bashew’s, the Cape soft drink dating back to 1899, has launched a new Harry’s Cola Tribute Edition in honour of one of its founding members.

#EntrepreneurCorner: Delegating for success

2017-11-08 13:42

In this week's episode, business coach Anton Ressel talks about how delegation is crucial for business success, while failure to do so can cause a business to stagnate.

#EntrepreneurCorner: How to achieve work-life balance

2017-11-01 13:19

Business coach Anton Ressel says he strongly encourages entrepreneurs to take some time off. This, he says, allows them to see if they are going off track.

Colleen finds her edge in SA’s oil and gas sector

2017-10-24 19:39

There has been a notable rise in female entrepreneurs in South Africa even with the many obstacles they know they need to overcome.

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