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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.


    Entrepreneur realises CEO dream at the young age of 26

    Apr 13 2017 14:41

    The 26-year old CEO of SMTAX started his career at a big accounting firm, but quickly felt like a "small fish in a much bigger pond". He speaks to Fin24's Liziwe Ndalana.


    Mphumi Ndlangisa - one of SA's few black winemakers

    Mar 17 2017 17:53

    Mphumi Ndlangisa is bringing natural wine to consumers’ palates. finweek's Jana Jacobs poses 15 questions to this former investment banker.


    Winning women: Teasing the taste buds

    Feb 19 2017 06:02

    Gauteng-based catering company By Word of Mouth has been teasing taste buds for nearly a quarter of a century, thanks to its dynamic founder and owner, Karen Short, writes Sue Grant-Marshell.


    Gerald Wolman celebrates business, diplomatic success at 90

    Jan 29 2017 19:05

    Well-known Cape Town businessman, Dr Gerald Wolman, celebrated his 90th birthday recently and looks back at an extraordinary life of achievements.


    Tech start-up space not for the faint hearted

    Nov 07 2016 11:15

    Tech-entrepreneur Sheraan Amod shares some lessons learned in getting technology-driven business concepts off the ground.


    Profiting from flower power

    Oct 11 2016 13:56

    Heike le Cordeur started Fleur le Cordeur as a part-time endevour. The company, which is all about unique, beautiful and sometimes weird and wonderful floral creations, soon grew into a successful and full-time enterprise.


    Local agri-business set to be 'world leader' in pelletizing

    Sep 26 2016 20:29

    Local entrepreneur Johan Eksteen's agri-business provides farmers with an eco-friendly and cost-effective solution in tough economic times.

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    Yoco: market makers, not mere market participants

    Nov 28 2016 13:42

    Katlego Maphai, CEO of Yoco, founded the technology-driven company aimed at helping small businesses with four friends a few years ago.


    Spinach King's determination pays off

    Nov 27 2016 17:36

    Lufefe Nomjana has celebrated with Virgin Active SA when the Spinach King Health Foods Café and Bakery opened at the Khayelitsha Community Trust Mall.


    Green entrepreneur refused to give up on her dream

    Nov 15 2016 18:08

    Robyn Smith is a "green entrepreneur and the founder of Faithful to Nature, a niche e-commerce site, stocking over 11 000 organic and natural products.


    Free career guidance app aims to close the gap

    Nov 15 2016 06:00

    An entrepreneur who believes in the power of education to uplift individuals and communities, has develops a local solution to guide learners on their career path.


    Winning Women: A lively, quicksilver power broker

    Sep 18 2016 06:54

    Dolly Mokgatle is used to sparking her way into a room, not only because of her extensive background in energy matters, but because her effusive, lively character generates warmth.


    Filmmaker hustling her way to a break

    Sep 06 2016 15:42

    Filmmaker and entrepreneur Obakeng Malope says the film industry is a constant hustle to secure funding.

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