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From eczema struggle to handmade soap success

Apr 25 2017 14:34

Zikhona Tefu quit her job with no business know-how or business plan.Today her pure, natural soaps are sold in townships and the whole family is involved in the business.


    Fieldspace using tech to innovate property sale process

    Apr 18 2017 16:03

    Fieldspace Property Group believes the local property industry has not yet made full use of current technological capabilities.


    This Cape Town art-tech entrepreneur is inspired by maths!

    Feb 26 2017 17:42

    Victor Kirov, who quit his lucrative engineering career to create unrivalled stainless sculptures, explains to Fin24 how his work is inspired by mathematics.


    Meet the man who wants to disrupt SA's fitness industry

    Dec 12 2016 20:09

    The owner of the Zenzele Fitness Group wants to become the first black dominant player in the fitness industry in Africa and aims to list his company on the JSE.


    GirlHype: One woman's dream to get girls into coding

    Oct 09 2016 15:46

    Non-profit organisation GirlHype aims to get women into science, technology, engineering and maths and has received global recognition for two of its tech-savvy members.


    Entrepreneur pleads for rethink of minimum wage

    Mar 10 2016 07:33

    The introduction of a minimum wage will be the government's most destructive intervention, says a Fin24 user in an open letter to Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.


    Hugo shares his passion for eco-friendly living

    Jan 14 2016 18:10

    Hugo la Grange's passion has been to create a sustainable development at the Touwsberg Private Game and Nature Reserve in the Little Karoo.


    Venture capital boost for artisan chocolate maker

    Jun 13 2016 18:01

    DV Artisan Chocolate of Paarl in the Western Cape is the latest food producer to partner with Invenfin, the venture capital arm of Remgro.

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    Curbing youth unemployment good for this business

    Sep 06 2016 17:33

    Small businesses take on disproportionate risk when they sign up young, previously unemployed recruits, says the director of a debt-recovery service business.


    How field guides contribute to tourism

    Jul 28 2016 16:06

    In the lodge industry one role stands head and shoulders above the rest - a role that has the ability to make or break a guest’s stay, says a former field guide.


    Hendri Pelser: Try your luck at the business of chance

    Mar 18 2016 16:28

    Starting a business is not an easy task, but then again, what is, says a former business journalist and editor who turned his craft into woodwork.


    Xhosa-inspired creations shine on world's catwalks

    Mar 15 2016 06:30

    Laduma Ngxokolo had his first clients when he was only 16 years old. Today his top fashion designs are shown on catwalks around the world.


    Dinner party chatter leads to Marvellous Maids

    Dec 18 2015 13:57

    A training initiative for general job readiness some 20 years ago, Marvellous Maids has become a household name for domestic placements.


    Dbn entrepreneurs share their road map to success

    Oct 10 2015 08:00

    Two young Durban entrepreneurs who "build dreams instead of houses" have been inundated with calls for advice and mentorship after they shared their story with Fin24.


    Ambulance service for rural areas

    Oct 09 2015 14:15

    A Fin24 user wants to start an ambulance service to help his community as many people die while waiting for an ambulance which takes forever to arrive.

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