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THE TEEN ENTREPRENEUR BLOG

1512, 2017

Holiday time – what you want to do and what you should be doing!

December 15th, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: |

Gobble up munchies (eat). Shower. Party. Sleep. Repeat. Repeat. Seriously now; repeat. That's the schedule of many teens the world over when it comes to the long school holidays this [...]

112, 2017

Ideas can change the world – collaboration can make them happen

December 1st, 2017|Categories: Articles for Teens|Tags: , |

Have you ever woken in a state of pure ecstasy? You know… Like you’ve just cracked something significant or had an idea that can change the world? Then reality hits [...]

2011, 2017

What it takes to win the ultimate Grand Finale

November 20th, 2017|Categories: Topical Articles|Tags: , , , |

Not every athlete makes it to the finals; let alone the SA Teen Entrepreneurs Grand Finale that took place on 14 October 2017 at the River Club in Observatory, Cape [...]

3110, 2017

Starting young – the entrepreneurial success story of “Zesty Zandra”

October 31st, 2017|Categories: Articles for Teens|Tags: , , , |

What would you do if you were a pre-teen and your parents refused to buy you your favourite lip balm? Or worse, your skin reacted to the body butters that [...]

2410, 2017

Selling solutions for money and recognition

October 24th, 2017|Categories: How To Articles|Tags: , , |

Self-employment is not another word for unemployment. Likewise, not all entrepreneurs are game changers or will cut it. You can have a great idea, but unless you make it sustainable [...]

1710, 2017

Ushering change in the community through entrepreneurship

October 17th, 2017|Categories: Articles for Teens|Tags: , , |

There are many needs in our communities. Some communities are poverty stricken, full of crime or simply out of touch with the needs of residents. It is easy to list the [...]

2609, 2017

Connor vs McGregor – the biggest fight ever gives hope to many

September 26th, 2017|Categories: Articles for Teens|Tags: , , |

There’s something refreshing about refining your skills to the extent that you are the very best. Your gift, when polished, will bring you before kings, captains of industry and the [...]

1909, 2017

Where to from here? Skills based learning or a degree

September 19th, 2017|Categories: Articles for Teens|Tags: , , |

Regardless of your gender, financial status, geographical divide, physical limitations and hereditary background; there is something inside of you that is whole. You are YOU - complete. Lacking nothing. It [...]

1209, 2017

Fabulously South African flagship female entrepreneurs – how to follow in their footsteps

September 12th, 2017|Categories: Articles for Teens|Tags: , |

At Teen Entrepreneur we don’t need Women’s Month (August) or Female Founders Month (May) to acknowledge the role of women in entrepreneurship. While we celebrate and encourage everyone to make positive [...]

2208, 2017

Best business startup ideas for the modern day entrepreneur

August 22nd, 2017|Categories: Articles for Teens|Tags: , |

What are you naturally inclined to, to the extent that you would consider doing it even without getting paid? Passion, detail and solutions; those are the must-haves for any prospective [...]

1508, 2017

How learners can “push” their schools to get involved in an entrepreneurial society

August 15th, 2017|Categories: Articles for Teens|Tags: , , |

In sandy desert parched places like Dubai – a city-state in the United Arab Emirates – people don’t depend on rain to fall from the sky before progressing with that [...]

3107, 2017

Changemakers – Social Entrepreneurial Collaboration

July 31st, 2017|Categories: Articles for Teens|Tags: , |

Nowadays, entrepreneurship needs to be about so much more than simply dreaming up a big idea and taking the action necessary in order to turn it into a reality. It [...]

2407, 2017

How Young Entrepreneurs Will Contribute to South Africa’s Transformation

July 24th, 2017|Categories: Articles for Parents|Tags: , |

There is much emphasis placed on the importance of championing entrepreneurialism within the local youth for each individual’s own personal benefit, and for increasing the chances of a brighter future. [...]

1007, 2017

Make the Most of Your Holidays: Attend the Teen Boss Event!

July 10th, 2017|Categories: Articles for Teens|

Yeah! School’s out, well for a while at least! Which means plenty of opportunity to check out that ‘13 Reasons Why’ show on Netflix that everyone’s been talking about… or [...]

2606, 2017

Investing in Your Child’s Future: Encouraging Entrepreneurship from an Early Age

June 26th, 2017|Categories: Articles for Parents|

While many people argue that true leaders are born that way, the fact of the matter is that leadership can be taught. The trick is to start instilling this characteristic [...]