Very few start-ups are managing to turn a profit, yet many South Africans are increasingly opting to start their own business rather than “working for The Man”. We unpack why this option is so appealing
In the July issue of DESTINY MAN DryBath Founder Ludwick Marishane shares his entrepreneur journey
There’s a world of difference between business coaching and business management consulting, but it can be summed up in just one word – accountability . . .
Any small business needs imaginative and hardworking leaders to succeed, particularly in a challenging economy. These characteristics are a natural fit for millennials, many of whom are sidestepping traditional career paths in favour of entrepreneurship and franchising
ActionCOACH advises on dealing with burnout in the early stages of your business venture
Compared with other parts of the world, Africa’s e-commerce participation is underdeveloped. But as connectivity across the continent increases, more young Africans are spearheading thriving online businesses
Thinking of building a website for your small business? Here are five things to take into account before you take that all important plunge
The number of entrepreneurs in the country has dropped dramatically in the last year, pointing to a lack of real support and education
Online business social network portal Opentenders.com takes us through its top 10 tips to help you get that tender
Want to know what it takes to be a successful franchisee or franchisor? McDonald’s CEO Greg Solomon shares his advice
Many entrepreneurs find the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Codes of Good Practice overwhelming and confusing, so they’ve ignored them until now. As the new codes come into effect, however, it’s worth your while to get your head around how they will affect your business, and what the potential benefits are
When it comes to finance, many entrepreneurs tend to work on ‘gut feel’ and manage their businesses according to how well they feel it’s doing
Are you tired of scrapping from month-to-month or feeling that dreaded bout of anxiety over cash flow issues? We unpack five key strategies that will help you grow your small business from survival to growth stage
One of the biggest challenges in any business is the management of cashflow. In fact, the two most common complaints I hear of are poor cashflow and marketing . . .