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#EntrepreneurMonth: RentMyRide owns the adventure
#EntrepreneurMonth: RentMyRide owns the adventure

RentMyRide is empowering locals by giving them the tools for a low-touch small business and creating competition for conventional car rental companies...

By Evan-Lee Courie 20 hours ago

Basetsana Kumalo, Executive Chairman & CEO, Basetsana Woman Investment Holdings, South Africa, with the winner of the AWIEF Awards 2018 Creative Industries Award, Nana Akua Oppong-Birmeh, CEO of Archxenus, an architectural design company based in Accra, Ghana.
Africa's women entrepreneurs honoured at AWIEF Awards

The AWIEF Awards this weekend celebrated the achievements of women entrepreneurs and innovators across the African continent...

1 day ago

Bogosi Motshegwa, founder of Thinkerneur and co-owner of African Strategy Kollective. ©  from AmaCreativesAfrica.
'Why quitting my job was the best thing that happened to me'

Founder of Thinkerneur, Bogosi Motshegwa has worked for some of the biggest agencies and agency networks in South Africa and is now pursuing his career as an entrepreneur. Here he elaborates on entrepreneurship and the importance of it, especially in SA.

By Juanita Pienaar 1 day ago

The (near-inescapable) cyber risks to South African SMEs
The (near-inescapable) cyber risks to South African SMEs

South Africa is a particularly attractive proposition for cybercriminals. The global Cyber Exposure Index ranks South Africa...

By Heino Gevers 1 day ago

#EntrepreneurMonth: Easy access to criminal records, identity verifications
#EntrepreneurMonth: Easy access to criminal records, identity verifications

MyImprint, a tech startup that provides easy access to criminal record and identity verifications, is the first of its kind to innovate a digital consent verification system in South Africa...

By Evan-Lee Courie 1 day ago

7 steps to becoming a business networking ninja
7 steps to becoming a business networking ninja

Andrew Wood, CEO of The Unlimited, offers some power networking tips for young entrepreneurs...

By Andrew Wood 1 day ago

2018 South African Small Business Award winners
2018 South African Small Business Award winners

The National Small Business Chamber (NSBC), in association with World Famous Events, announced South Africa's 2018 small business and entrepreneur champions on Friday...

9 Nov 2018

Irene Ochem, founder and CEO of AWIEF.
'Women of Africa are our most valuable, untapped resource'

The women of Africa are our most valuable, untapped resource, the AWIEF 2018 conference heard...

By Louise Marsland 9 Nov 2018

#StartupStory: Meet robotic nurse Abby
#StartupStory: Meet robotic nurse Abby

The Embassy of Israel in South Africa recently announced Johannesburg-based entrepreneur Josh Lasker, founding partner of robotic nurse 'Abby' (formerly known as Healthinator) as the winner of the local Start Jerusalem Competition 2018...

By Jessica Tennant 9 Nov 2018

Award-winning entrepreneur, business and life strategist, leadership expert and international speaker, Sandras Phiri.
Love what you do, believe in it and strive to serve more and more people

Cape Town-based, award-winning entrepreneur, business and life strategist, leadership expert and international speaker Sandras Phiri shares some insights on what is needed to become a successful entrepreneur...

By Juanita Pienaar 8 Nov 2018

Open News MD, Nisa Allie.
How to launch an independent TV news channel like Open News

eMedia Investments launched Open News on Thursday, 1 November. I visited the studios in the eMedia building on Stirling Street for a glimpse at the magic behind the scenes with MD, Nisa Allie on their fresh, honest alternatives to the news you see elsewhere...

By Leigh Andrews 8 Nov 2018

4 tips to help entrepreneurs maximise their travel budget
4 tips to help entrepreneurs maximise their travel budget

If you're a small business owner and neither you nor your employees travel frequently, you might brush off the idea of compiling a comprehensive travel and expense management plan as unfeasible, unrealistic and a waste of time. However, there is a direct correlation between travel spend and business growth...

Issued by Flight Centre Business Travel 8 Nov 2018

Startup challenge for Africa returns
Startup challenge for Africa returns

It is essential to promote entrepreneurship both qualitatively and quantitatively in South Africa and Total is bringing back its Startupper of the Year Challenge to 40 African countries...

7 Nov 2018

#EntrepreneurMonth: Flock Eventing Platform makes great strides
#EntrepreneurMonth: Flock Eventing Platform makes great strides

Flock Eventing Platform's app proved a hit with delegates at the recent SA Investment Conference, which saw investors pledge more than R290bn in investments into the country...

By Evan-Lee Courie 5 Nov 2018

Join Global Entrepreneurship Week at 22 on Sloane, 12-16 November 2018
Join Global Entrepreneurship Week at 22 on Sloane, 12-16 November 2018

The Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN) Africa 22 on Sloane has launched its 2019 Startup residency programme which aims to attract over 100 startups to join its startup campus in Bryanston...

Issued by GEN Africa 5 Nov 2018

Youth entrepreneurship can help create wealth and in turn employment
Youth entrepreneurship can help create wealth and in turn employment

A Gauteng-based entrepreneur has launched a boot camp to encourage the youth to consider entrepreneurship as a career choice...

Issued by Media and Writers Firm 5 Nov 2018

Changing the narrative with online courses in marketing - creating future marketing entrepreneurs
Changing the narrative with online courses in marketing - creating future marketing entrepreneurs

In today's world of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, online learning in the marketing industry has been embraced by reputable education providers...

Issued by Digital School of Marketing 2 Nov 2018

AfricaCom Awards 2018 finalists
AfricaCom Awards 2018 finalists

The annual AfricaCom Awards shortlist was released this week, ahead of the annual mega-conference and expo from 13-15 November 2018...

1 Nov 2018

Wright, hosting in the Ukraine.
How Tech Girl made a name for herself in all things tech, gaming and geek

It's tough enough being an entrepreneur. When you make a name for yourself in a tight industry that's typically dominated by the opposite sex, even more so. Here's how Tech Girl Sam Wright is setting the esports industry alight...

By Leigh Andrews 1 Nov 2018

22 on Sloane launches its 2019 residency application
22 on Sloane launches its 2019 residency application

Excitement is mounting among many of the country's aspirant fledgling enterprises, as the Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN) Africa 22 on Sloane start-up campus launches its 2019 residency applications...

Issued by GEN Africa 29 Oct 2018

Regina Gouden, provincial manager for Retail Relationship Banking, Small Business and Professional Banking, Gauteng North.
Women entrepreneurs in Africa need to leave a legacy

A judge for the upcoming AWIEF Awards for women entrepreneurship in Africa shares her tips for promoting women entrepreneurship on the continent...

25 Oct 2018

Kigali to host GEC+Africa, plans to be announced during Global Entrepreneurship Week
Kigali to host GEC+Africa, plans to be announced during Global Entrepreneurship Week

GEN Africa, which operates pan-African projects as part of the Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN), has announced that it has selected Kigali to host its first GEC+Africa event...

Issued by GEN Africa 24 Oct 2018

Winners of the SA Teen Entrepreneur awards
Winners of the SA Teen Entrepreneur awards

The grand finale of the third annual SA Teen Entrepreneur's programme found the young would-be entrepreneurs battling it out for the top spot at the Southern Sun Cape Sun on 20 October...

23 Oct 2018

Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus
Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus

A comprehensive B2B Recruitment Focus from December 2018 to February 2019 will ensure that Bizcommunity is the go-to destination for all the B2B news you'll need to plan your HR and recruitment strategies in 2019...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Oct 2018

Melody Xaba and Dr Judey Pretorius were announced as winners. © .
Veuve Clicquot Elle Boss 2018 Awards: Winners announced!

The 2018 Veuve Clicquot Elle Boss Awards saw some of the most inspiring businesswomen in South Africa gathering to celebrate and honour this year's winners...

19 Oct 2018

Arthur in his happy place: Midtown Comics in New York City.
#BehindtheSelfie with... Arthur Goldstuck

This week, we got behind the selfie with Arthur Goldstuck. He is MD of World Wide Worx, editor-in-chief of Gadget, and is sharing his annual research announcements at last week's Social Media Landscape Briefings 2019 in Sandton and Cape Town...

By Leigh Andrews 17 Oct 2018

Minister Zulu to launch Global Entrepreneurship Week South Africa 2018
Minister Zulu to launch Global Entrepreneurship Week South Africa 2018

The Minister of Small Business Development, Lindiwe Zulu, will officially open South Africa's Global Entrepreneurship Week on 12 November 2018...

Issued by 22 ON SLOANE 15 Oct 2018

Empowering women in Africa as entrepreneurs, innovators
Empowering women in Africa as entrepreneurs, innovators

Growing women's economic empowerment in Africa and creating the number one globally recognised platform for female entrepreneurship in Africa, is what AWIEF is about...

By Louise Marsland 15 Oct 2018

AI Summit launches at AfricaCom 2018
AI Summit launches at AfricaCom 2018

Artificial intelligence is already apparent in most industries and has the potential to reach more and do more...

10 Oct 2018

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