Top 10 character traits of successful entrepreneurs

Ever wonder what sets Richard Branson apart from the average entrepreneur? The secret to his success lies in his personality – and you can harnass the power of personality with the 10 character traits of successful entrepreneurs

How to expand your business

Given the current economic climate, now is a risky time to extend your business – but it can be done!

How to find investors for your business

Need some more operating cash? Then it’s time to find investors for your business – here’s how

Quite the don

He’s a serial entrepreneur, not to mention a serious charmer who, through hard work and focus, managed to get his debt-ridden company well into the black…

Top 10 business ethics that will set...

It’s already hard enough to break into the local market, without having international competitors breathing down your neck. In the post-globalised world, it has become even more essential to have the skills that will set you apart from the competiti

My success secrets

Patrick Kulati, Managing Director of the Paraffin Safety Association of Southern Africa

Finding an “angel investor”

Starting a new business is never easy, especially when you’re trying to secure capital. An angel investor may be just the person your new business is looking for

Mandla Sibeko

Founder & Chairman of Seed Capital Investments and co-owner of PICK ‘N PAY, Kliptown, Soweto

Peter sievers

Marketing Executive: Whirlpool SA

Ciko thomas

Group marketing director:Barloworld Automotive

Abdulla miya


5 ways to be taken seriously as...

Buhle Dlamini, Managing Director of Young & Able, a personal and business development consultancy, knows what it takes to get to the top as an entrepreneur… Read his tips here.


Going into business with friends, family or a business partner is not for everyone. We take a look at the ins and outs of partnerships in the current economic climate.

Entrepreneurs, your time is now!

In spite of the global economic downturn, the South African environment has never been more entrepreneur friendly than it is now.

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