Young entrepreneurs eye construction empire
A coincidental meeting between two young entrepreneurs from Durban has turned into a successful construction business which now employs 52 people.
The Lazy Makoti – 5 key business lessons
Mogau Seshoene, whose business concept was born when she started teaching young brides to cook traditional meals, gives her recipe for success.
The Bidvest story with Brian Joffe
Brian Joffe provides a “how-to” guide for the next generation of business leaders as he tells the story of Bidvest from its founding to the R200bn group it has become.
Bamboo watch maker has no time for 'no'
Amy de Castro's entrepreneurial journey began when she refused to take no for an answer and has since learned that challenging the status quo pays off.
21-yr-old family business built on passion
Husband and wife entrepreneur team Pam and George Douglas started their business with no business know-how - 21 years later they're still going strong.
Herman Mashaba on his disillusionment with post-Mandela politics
Mr 'Black Like Me' talks about his business, his disillusionment with the post-Mandela political landscape, and his hopes for a better future for South Africa.
Are you selling your business? Here are 6 tips
Selling a business is as tough as selling your house. A top broker shares some worthy information about the sale of a business.
Hairdressing becoming popular career choice in SA
Hairdressing is fast gaining popularity as a profession, but it is important for an inspiring hairstylist to love hair and people.
Winning Women: Passing on rich values
Yvonne Muthien, chairperson of the Rhodes Food Group, the Thebe Resource Incubator and the Sasol Inzalo Foundation, learnt her rich sense of values and community from Nelson Mandela. Now she is passing on these, and a lifetime of management skills, writes Sue Grant-Marshall.