Kick Start Your Year
The tools to make your business dreams of success a reality.
So you want to start your own business? What are you waiting for? Here’s what the experts say about how to face your fears of leaving the corporate world, and when you’re really ready to launch your own business.
How Much Does the Exchange Rate Matter?
Many investors are wondering what they can expect from the rand during 2012.
12 Resolutions for 2012
January is traditionally a time when we step back and take stock of the year behind us, and formulate our goals for the future. We evaluate where we are, and where we want to be, in both our personal and professional lives.
Entrepreneur spoke to some of the most prominent business personalities in South Africa, across industries, and found out what their goals are for 2012. Here’s what they had to say. We hope you’re inspired – we certainly were.
Rebounding from Failure
Fearing failure is common amongst business owners. If you’ve built your company from the ground up and poured everything you have into it, you don’t want to make any mistakes. But sometimes, mistakes can actually lead to improvement. It’s time to take the old adage to heart: it’s only failure if you don’t learn from it. It’s all your mindset — win or lose, succeed or fail, with the right mindset, success will follow.
Make 2012 Your Best Year Ever
16 great business lessons from global leaders and captains of industry.
Don’t wait for the economy to turn around and the business landscape to get better. Many successful companies are not only growing during this tough economic environment – they’re thriving, and you can too. Here’s a collection of insightful advice from global leaders, as well as top local products and services that can help you achieve your goals. Follow these
Entrepreneur Mag April Issue
We give you top tips on how to double your turnover.
More Than Double Your Turnover
10 years to R100 million. Less than 2 more to R250 million. Find out how Chris Wilkins did it, and how you can too.
Branson on why money isn’t everything
Sometimes it’s actually better to start with less money than pots of it.
Make your mark
Why you don’t need to belong to big chain stores to have a successful brand. Lone stars who are rewriting the rules…
A 6 step process for finding, hiring and keeping superstar employees.
In the know but customer no-show
You have the expertise but where are the customers?
Be a mental machine
Three strategies to work brain-boosting activities into your busy schedule.
Entrepreneur Mag March 2013
Find out how 2 men turned an SMS into a R300 million empire.
From Students to Moguls
How two men turned an sms into a R300 million empire.
Be Like Zuck
Lessons on building a team from Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook.
Become a Master Marketer
Three simple, cost effective marketing steps that will get you to the top of your game, reaching the right consumers, and beating your competitors.
Feed Your Brain
How to train your brain to stay focused.
Be Your Brand
Kate Moodley shares her take on the accountability of business leaders, always delivering on what you promise and becoming a market leader.
Smart Finance, Smarter Businesses
Successful businesses bring in enough money to keep going. It’s as simple (and complicated) as that.
Entrepreneur Mag Feb 2013
It’s time to change what you know about getting business funding!
MYTH: There’s no business funding available.
FACT: There’s more funding for you than ever before.
Entrepreneur’s little black book of funders.
- Who they are
- What they look for
- How to contact them
The Unrealistic Optimist
Young urban entrepreneur Jonathan Liebmann is dispelling myths left, right and centre: Property entrepreneurs need to be older, more established. Wrong. Johannesburg as a hip urban centre is a thing of the past. Wrong. Businesses can’t thrive in the centre of town. Wrong. Welcome to Maboneng Precint, which is breathing life back into Joburg’s CBD.
Make Your Brand Voice Heard
Adapt your social media plan for 2013 and capitalise on the year’s biggest trends.
Get Excited About New Ideas
Learn to trust your entrepreneurial instincts.
Staying On Top While the Market Changed
Colin Thornton talks to Entrepreneur about the transformation of Dial-A-Nerd from a budget solution for customers to a premium service for corporates.
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