24 03, 2016

Parent mobilises entrepreneurial high school societies

2016-03-21T08:33:58+00:00 March 24th, 2016|Articles for Parents, Partners, Projects, Workshops|

What will you do to protect your children? Everything. What will it take to prepare your teens to be financially independent entrepreneurs? Whatever is required! When will the change commence and who will propel it? Only you as a parent can answer that question. South Africa’s unemployment rate in the first quarter of 2015 surged [...]

1 03, 2016

Young entrepreneurs you just have to know

2016-02-03T13:53:54+00:00 March 1st, 2016|Articles for Parents, Articles for Teens, How To Articles|

Most of us are familiar with the name Mark Zuckerberg, one of the wealthiest people in the world who started Facebook when he was a young college student. If, on the other hand you are more of a music fundi – a Justin Bieber (or rather a Bielieber) fan – you will know him for [...]

25 02, 2016

Why are teens perfectly poised to start a business?

2016-01-13T07:56:16+00:00 February 25th, 2016|Articles for Parents, Articles for Teens, Home|

Forget the cliché, all teenagers are the same. They all want to check their Facebook status all day, watch TV and snapchat their buds. Not so fast. In fact, four in 10 people between the ages of eight and 21 dream of starting their own businesses one day, according to a survey conducted by Harris [...]

16 02, 2016

Timeless stats from a stroll down entrepreneurial ally

2017-02-02T12:35:40+00:00 February 16th, 2016|Articles for Parents, Articles for Teens|

“Books gives you balls!” or so says Nawaal Nolwazi Mdluli, Entrepreneur, Founder and CEO of Kwenta Media in an interview for Teen Entrepreneur. According to Nawaal, it is absolutely important for the youth of South Africa to familiarise themselves with entrepreneurship while they are still in school. Entrepreneurial subjects and activities are important to help [...]

10 02, 2016

3 steps to move towards realizing your dreams

2016-02-10T10:17:43+00:00 February 10th, 2016|Articles for Parents, Articles for Teens|

Everyone has dreams and goals in life. Some people may call it vision. If you do not have a vision it is almost impossible to achieve anything in life. But the question is: are you actively working towards realizing your dreams? The truth is, if you want your dreams to be realized, you need to [...]

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 [...]

28 01, 2016

Whoooooooooo Are You?

2016-01-13T07:56:49+00:00 January 28th, 2016|Articles for Parents, Articles for Teens, Home|

Nope this is not a re-run of CSI but rather an analysis of you! Feeling edgy and under the microscope? Cool coz you are a fascinating breed and it’s all we’re interested in at teen entrepreneur. Brace yourself however as you never know this could get ugly. So in the hope that I don’t get [...]

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 [...]

15 01, 2016

Glass Half Full or Half Empty

2016-01-13T07:57:14+00:00 January 15th, 2016|Articles for Parents, Articles for Teens, Home|

Proceed with caution the sign read. So you took off at a reasonable pace, not too much pedal to the metal and as smoothly as possible took the first turn. You have your driver's license and your intention is to master the road ahead yet this does not guarantee your first bumper bashing. If you [...]