27 02, 2018

First impressions count – how to make an impact

2018-02-20T04:07:23+00:00 February 27th, 2018|How To Articles|

People need people. – There’s no other way to say it. At some point in life, you may realise that you need to network and work with others in order to make your big dreams a reality. Yet, there are billions of other people who also have dreams. In order to be heard, you need [...]

4 12, 2017

Top confidence boosters and confident strategies

2017-11-23T07:48:03+00:00 December 4th, 2017|How To Articles|

Have you ever had a great idea, but didn’t know how to get the world to listen? There are moments in life when you know you have stumbled upon something different, but don’t know how to get your point across. You may feel shy, scared and are doubting your self-confidence. Here are some tried and [...]

27 11, 2017

How to prioritise self, community and entrepreneurship

2017-11-23T07:08:26+00:00 November 27th, 2017|How To Articles|

It never ends. The rat race. You pretty much move on from a nappy bag to a kiddie bag, school back pack to laptop bag and some trade this for a nursing sack with all the medication for the elderly. We are constantly evolving and caught up with stuff. Students often say that they just [...]

24 10, 2017

Selling solutions for money and recognition

2017-10-13T06:05:45+00:00 October 24th, 2017|How To Articles|

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 and relevant; you're just passing time. It does not take much to qualify as an entrepreneur, but for the corporate world and our competitive counterparts [...]

12 10, 2017

Confidence – How to pitch an idea

2017-10-12T11:15:52+00:00 October 12th, 2017|How To Articles|

We all know them; that English, LO or Biology teacher who uses comical gestures, weird voices and popping eyelids to get us to remember Shakespearean phrases and rather crude parts of our bodies. They make for great extended lunch break conversations and potentially viral Gifs (those funny little videos you share on WhatsApp). Yet what you [...]

3 10, 2017

Top 25 ways to making your first R1

2017-09-12T09:49:56+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|How To Articles|

Many teens, leaders and parents come to this platform in search of advice on entrepreneurship and practical ways in which to make money. One question we often get in the feedback sessions at our many initiatives, is that after all the training, all the motivation and ideas; how do you actually get started in making [...]

29 05, 2017

Moulding a Marketing Thought Process for Your Start-up Business

2017-04-24T08:58:53+00:00 May 29th, 2017|Articles for Teens, How To Articles|

The right marketing efforts are what will be responsible for generating leads and success for your brand new start-up business. A SWOT analysis is your starting point, as once you understand the strengths and weaknesses of your product or business, you can then take an informed look at the opportunities and threats imposed by your [...]

3 04, 2017

Young Entrepreneur? Here Are 3 Helpful Apps You Need to Download

2017-03-27T09:49:00+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Articles for Teens, How To Articles|

Being a successful entrepreneur means taking responsibility for ensuring that your products and / or services are up to scratch, pleasing your customers, multitasking on a daily basis, and everything else in between. Although it may sound overwhelming there are many sources of support and guidance, and it makes sense to use all of the [...]

5 01, 2017

Be a Bold Teen Entrepreneur

2016-12-08T08:45:59+00:00 January 5th, 2017|Articles for Teens, How To Articles|

Being an entrepreneur is about so much more than simply having a great idea – it is about doing everything in your power to make that idea work! Bold teen entrepreneurs have a vision and, most importantly, they have a plan. They don’t wait for opportunities to come their way… they create their own opportunities. [...]