8 01, 2018

What it Means to be a Sustainability Entrepreneur 

2017-12-14T12:34:35+00:00 January 8th, 2018|Featured Articles|

Ask any entrepreneur, young or old, what their main goal is and the chances are good that they will answer ‘making a success of my business’. For someone who is driven, has a great idea, as well as the savvy necessary to make it all work, success is the only option! The difference between this [...]

2 01, 2018

Reasons Why Entrepreneurship Should Be Taught In Schools

2017-12-14T12:30:25+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|Featured Articles|

Most schools nowadays teach Business Studies / Economics to students. The sad reality though, is that while this subject does indeed focus on the ins and outs of starting and managing a business, it does not teach our ambitious children and teens what it really means to be an entrepreneur. It does not teach them [...]

27 02, 2017

How You Can Help Drive Entrepreneurship in South Africa

2017-02-17T08:57:51+00:00 February 27th, 2017|Articles for Parents, Featured Articles|

Entrepreneurship is not only important when it comes to building confidence and self-esteem within a young individual, it is also important for the future growth and development of our beautiful country as a whole. Unfortunately, over the years, South Africa’s entrepreneurial activity has started to dwindle and has recently reached an all-time low. It is [...]

13 02, 2017

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

2017-02-17T08:53:18+00:00 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 [...]

3 11, 2016

Make Technology Your Friend

2017-02-02T12:35:36+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Articles for Teens, Featured Articles, How To Articles|

Once upon a time, back when your parents were young teens, they didn’t have access to the level of technology available today. Imagine life without Google or a mobile device!! Luckily, you don’t have that problem. Instead, your challenge is to figure out which of the myriad of online tools to use to build and [...]

27 10, 2016

Dream It then Do It

2017-02-02T12:35:36+00:00 October 27th, 2016|Articles for Teens, Featured Articles, How To Articles|

If you’re a budding entrepreneur, you probably have a lot of ideas floating around in your head. That’s a great start – after all, nothing would exist if someone didn’t first have a great idea and imagine it becoming reality. It’s not enough though: in order to make your dream happen, you need to consider [...]

20 10, 2016

Parents – Nurturing Your Teen Entrepreneur

2016-10-13T10:28:53+00:00 October 20th, 2016|Articles for Parents, Featured Articles|

As a parent, you’ll already have figured out that there are pros and cons to having an entrepreneurially-minded child. They tend to think (and act) big and out the box, which is a wonderful thing, so long as they also remain rooted in reality. Here’s how to support them: Encourage their dreams Dreaming is part [...]

13 10, 2016

Will You Be at the Grand Finale?

2016-10-13T10:27:10+00:00 October 13th, 2016|Articles for Teens, Featured Articles|

Perhaps you’ve admired Vusi Thembekwayo for his public speaking prowess – he was recently named one of the top 12 international speakers, adding to his other incredible achievements, or entrepreneurial thought leader Rapelang Rabana, co-founder of Yeigo Communications and recently chosen as a Global Shaper by the World Economic Forum, or even Siyabulela Xuza, who [...]

3 10, 2016

Troubled teen? So was Steve Jobs, and Mark Zuckerberg

2017-02-02T12:35:36+00:00 October 3rd, 2016|Articles for Teens, Featured Articles|

There’s a peculiar underlying thread that cuts across successful entrepreneurs. One so unusual, your headmaster may not completely approve of such an article; and perhaps with good reason because this article borders on troubled teens (pun intended). However, rather than commenting on personal opinions, Prof Ross Levine of the Haas Economic Analysis and Policy Group [...]