27 03, 2017

SA Teen Entrepreneurs Make Us Proud at the Sage Summit 2017

March 27th, 2017|General|

The Sage Summit is an anticipated yearly training, learning and networking event for business owners across the country. It provides entrepreneurs, both young and old, with the opportunity to talk to other experts, preview new technology (software, apps etc.), get inspired and expand their networks. Basically, it’s where one will find everything necessary in order [...]

6 03, 2017

How Online Learning is Transforming South Africa

March 6th, 2017|Articles for Teens, General|

One of the biggest problems in terms of development within South Africa has been a lack of education, or access to learning. Thankfully, as technology has continued to advance, online learning is quickly becoming a long-term solution to this persistent problem. The internet is chockfull of information and provides keen minds with the chance to [...]

13 02, 2017

Teachers and Principals – It’s Time to Do Your Part!

February 13th, 2017|Articles for Parents, Articles for Teens, Featured Articles, General, Home|

As teachers and principals, the youth of today and entrepreneurs of tomorrow are in your hands. You hold the key to their futures and it is up to you to do everything you possibly can in order to inspire, motivate and mentor these leaders of the future! South Africa is home to so much potential [...]

11 02, 2016

Meet Ed

February 11th, 2016|General, Home, Uncategorized|

Ed Fry isn’t necessarily your typical teenager. Sure he’s full of passion (those hormones!) with a seriously cool haircut. Where the mould shatters is the fact that he started his first business at 14 followed by a start-up web business. Make no mistake, Ed is not a nerd using the web to bust-out; he’s a [...]

20 03, 2014

Local is Lekka : Cape Town Outshines the rest

March 20th, 2014|General, Home, How To Articles|

Is it the sea air or the ‘weave your own clobber’ badge of cool?  Or could it be the mountains that like make me just wanna climb bru”.  Here’s the thing - where you aware that Cape Town has the auspicious title of most entrepreneurial city in South Africa? With Early-Stage Entrepreneurial Activity (referring to [...]

13 03, 2014

Finding the Fit

March 13th, 2014|Articles for Parents, Articles for Teens, General, Topical Articles|

Deep breath … because this is certainly key to your entrepreneurial success story.  So how does one go about identifying that fit?  That niche market that favours your entrepreneurial spirit? Craig Falck at Africa Report www.africareport.com puts it well saying, “Someone experiences that ‘light bulb above the head’ moment, where they identify a portion of [...]

9 03, 2014

Keeping it Real

March 9th, 2014|Articles for Parents, Articles for Teens, General, How To Articles|

This blog could go on and on about all things entrepreneurial (it’s our favourite subject!) but not offer you the nitty gritty; the meat and gravy; the down and dirty.  One of our key objectives is to offer you the teenager, the parent or the educator a “How To” platform that you can refer to [...]

6 03, 2014

Oh laaaaaaaawd won’t you buy me a Mercedes Benz?

March 6th, 2014|Articles for Parents, General, Topical Articles|

Agreed, I’m digging deep with this analogy but bear with me. Is it daddy’s responsibility to hand 16 year old Meg the Mercedes Benz on a silver platter aka ‘My Sweet Sixteen”?  Or should dad rather be the enabler to encourage Meg (whose friends all drive Porches remember so the pressure is on) to rather [...]

5 03, 2014

Smart Thinking for Crazy Times!

March 5th, 2014|Articles for Teens, Featured Articles, General|

If you get light headed when it comes to profound Latin translations then you may want to take a seat. ‘Primus Inter Pares’ meaning ‘first among our peers’ is the mantra for Headboy Industries Inc and its captain, Ludwick Marishane. There is nothing more profound than being able to say entrepreneurship rocks with a real [...]