14 09, 2018

What can you do with R40 and a bunch of Spinach? Ask The Spinach King

2018-09-14T10:25:09+00:00 September 14th, 2018|Articles for Teens|

What do you see? Perhaps you are down-and-out and clinging to the last cash you've got. The question is what do you see? Do you see yourself forsaken and on the verge of being overwhelmed? Do you see yourself giving in to suicidal tendencies and substance abuse at the prospects of being broke? Or do [...]

14 09, 2018

How to be taken seriously as a young entrepreneur

2018-09-14T06:44:25+00:00 September 14th, 2018|Articles for Teens|

Being a young entrepreneur is not easy. On the one hand, you may feel like you've got this, but can often find yourself disregarded by sponsors and investors because they think you're just a child. So how do you get those around you to take you seriously? You might not believe these tips, but we [...]

14 08, 2018

Job shadowing: The missing link to propelling career development

2018-07-23T17:51:13+00:00 August 14th, 2018|Articles for Teens, How To Articles|

Job shadowing is when you spend the workday with a professional following them to see what they do, how they do it and perhaps also getting involved as they permit. You become their "shadow" for that period of time. Here are some of the perks that come with job shadowing. Textbooks and all that gibberish [...]

19 06, 2018

If time could speak, what would it say about you?

2018-06-11T10:15:43+00:00 June 19th, 2018|General|

Time speaks. Youth Month (June) shows us that. We see this with the students who refused to let it be business as usual. In 1976, they took a stand for good, even if it cost them their lives. Looking back, what will be said of you? Will you be remembered for speaking up against injustice [...]

2 05, 2018

Give wings to their dreams

2018-04-27T09:03:17+00:00 May 2nd, 2018|Featured Articles|

We all dream. Scientists argue that this starts from within the womb. Even before birth, we are drawn to a higher, somewhat limitless space where anything can happen. Yet while some teens continue to dream on, a new dimension of teen bosses are changing the game for the community and entrepreneurship space. […]

15 12, 2017

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

2017-12-14T12:13:37+00:00 December 15th, 2017|General|

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 time of the year. It is seen as the time to let your hair down, slip on something super comfy and get down to the [...]

31 10, 2017

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

2017-10-13T06:22:15+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Articles for Teens|

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 were supposed to leave it soft and silky smooth? Would you sulk, get mad, complain or share your “stingy parent struggles” on Facebook? Well, for [...]

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 [...]