23 02, 2016

7 Uncommon things every successful teen entrepreneur somehow knows

2016-02-03T13:49:04+00:00 February 23rd, 2016|Articles for Teens, How To Articles|

A lot has been asked about what sets people aside. Take two friends from the same school; in a decade, one can be a junkie or perhaps trying to hustle and be employed until they retire. Another can be a world acclaimed entrepreneur. Some accredit it to resilience, the ability to bend back into shape [...]

18 02, 2016

Flipping the Switch and Finding that Idea

2017-02-02T12:35:39+00:00 February 18th, 2016|Articles for Teens, Home, How To Articles|

So you know how we roll based on our previous blogs. We’re here for you. We have your back. We’re your business buds. You get the picture, for once in your life it’s all about YOU (and this is legit!) Before we rush ahead let's keep things real and for the record have in the [...]

9 02, 2016

5 Tips to awaken the “Thought Leader” in you

2016-02-03T13:39:05+00:00 February 9th, 2016|Articles for Teens, How To Articles|

What’s a Thought Leader you may ask? They are the guys who influence the world. They are not the manual labour peeps or the ones sitting in corporate houses being told what to do… Thought Leaders are what you can sort of refer to as ‘Captains of Industry’. They don’t just go with the flow, [...]

4 02, 2016

The 5 Life Lessons Every Teen Entrepreneur Can Learn at Home

2017-02-02T12:35:40+00:00 February 4th, 2016|Articles for Parents, Home, How To Articles|

As parents of teen entrepreneurs, many of us spending a lot of time thinking of ways to better prepare our teenagers for their future. There are several life lessons that parents can use to prepare the next generation of budding business people for success. You don’t have to be an entrepreneur yourself to teach these [...]

2 02, 2016

OMG you’re looking at me?

2016-01-13T07:56:42+00:00 February 2nd, 2016|Articles for Parents, Home, How To Articles|

Yup, parents it’s your turn. The spotlight is firmly on you in a supportive, nurturing kind of way, so don’t disappear and watch the telly or go for a run. We need your focused attention and commitment to partner this teen bunch on their journey. The family has the potential to be the primary breeding [...]

26 01, 2016

How to Spot a Promising Teen Entrepreneur

2017-02-02T12:35:40+00:00 January 26th, 2016|Articles for Parents, Home, How To Articles|

Investing in a teen entrepreneur who may go on to become one of tomorrow’s business icons - or a great asset to their local community – is one of the most positive things any investor or established businessperson can do for the future of South Africa. Today’s teens are smart, technologically savvy, and global citizens [...]

21 01, 2016

Young Money, Keeping Costs Down

2016-01-13T07:57:02+00:00 January 21st, 2016|Articles for Teens, Home, How To Articles|

Managing the moola is one of the key issues that will probably keep you lying awake at night as you try and do the cost-profit juggle. It’s a constant and it need to be managed; it is even more important for a young entrepreneur who has limited savings, limited access to capital and overall less [...]

19 01, 2016

Dream killer – what’s stopping you from rocking success?

2016-01-13T07:57:08+00:00 January 19th, 2016|Articles for Teens, Home, How To Articles|

Do you have awesome dreams for your business that just won’t come together? So many great ideas that just stay in your head? So many things you could have done but didn’t.... Congrats – you’re a typical entrepreneur. One thing everyone knows about entrepreneurs is that we’re big dreamers – that’s where the world’s most [...]

20 03, 2014

Local is Lekka : Cape Town Outshines the rest

2017-02-02T12:35:43+00:00 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 [...]

9 03, 2014

Keeping it Real

2017-02-02T12:35:43+00:00 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 [...]