The spirit of entrepreneurship burns bright in Africa, despite the socio-economic challenges faced by a number of self-starters. These ten entrepreneurs are leading the charge when it comes to accelerating Africa’s seeding as a destination for investment.
As small businesses in South Africa are recognised as a driving force for economic growth and creation of jobs, enterprise development programmes offered by government and corporates offer black entrepreneurs the opportunity to find support and training to further develop their small businesses.
Most people have heard about hedge funds, but would struggle to explain what exactly they are. Now, however, it might be a good time to brush up on your hedge fund knowledge, as new regulations have made them accessible to retail investors.
As daunting as the thought of entering the world of entrepreneurship may be with all its uncertainty, there are ways in which you can structure to your life and, in-so-doing, set yourself up for success.
Many business owners and individuals I deal with already understand that branding is essential to their business and their profile, but a surprisingly high number of them don’t really know why or how to go about building their brands.
While all SWOT analysis templates comprise the same basic elements, ie Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats, the information you slot under each heading can make or break your planned product or solution launch.
The National Youth Development Agency is offering youth businesses the opportunity to apply for and receive grant funding. This funding will help to grow youth business and increase job creation within South Africa.
Entrepreneur magazine is South Africa's Best-Selling Consumer Business Title (ABC). Targeted at business owners and key decision makers, the publication is the “how to” handbook for building companies.