No says Darlene Menzies – but we have some lessons to learn.
Anyone who has ever thrown their hat into the entrepreneurial ring knows just what a gamble it can be. The failure statistics are scary, but what is the solution?
While the world’s great entrepreneurs may appear to be unique and their realms of innovation worlds apart, they actually share entrepreneur characteristics, and so might you. Do you think you’ve got the characteristics of an entrepreneur? Read on to see what they are.
The techniques are known, but no one can make you use them. Here, root through the toolbox once more and rekindle the need to become great.
Successful people look for what they do that isn't working so they change it.
Sometimes what's stopping you is you: Telling the difference between caution and fear, between addressing risks and making them up.
There are ample resources and opportunities for you to take your ideas to the next level. All that's left is for you to take them!
That way they think, the way they prepare, how they work and live has produced a set of characteristics we can strive to attain as follows.
Driven type A or laid-back type B? Which one are you?
It is still possible to rise to the top in this world of too much talent, too few dream jobs. Here's how.
Don't be afraid to invest in yourself, do the right things and cross that finish line next time around.
Whether you are the CEO of a Fortune 500 company, employee number two at a startup or someone who enjoys the challenge of solving problems, there is likely an entrepreneurial spirit in you.
It's impossible to nail down what makes most people successful, but they usually have a few common themes.
Young people are more accustomed to facing a new world each day, so they don't worry about it, and usually actually relish the new adventure.
Chivas are looking for exceptional start-ups that use business innovatively to transform communities and solve global challenges. Whatever it is, if it's brilliant and can create real, positive change then Chivas want to hear from you.
Do you have what it takes to become a successful entrepreneur? Cultivate these traits to become a great achiever.
Are all the life-changing start-up decisions you’re facing stopping you from just getting on with it?
These three hacks will get you moving towards starting your own business.
Santam has embarked on a ‘1001 Days’ initiative to help you survive the first three years of being in business.
It's tough explaining why you chose to be an entrepreneur over the many easier ways to make a living. Saying what it is like is often easier than saying what it is.