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Ex-Rugby star Clyde Rathbone in people-rating startup

Oct 30 2015 15:56

The former rugby player and his partners in Australia have developed a startup that is described as 'a wiki of open letters and reviews about people'.

Opinion and Analysis

Sales made simple

Nov 04 2014 12:52

People like dealing with professional sales people who are experts in their field and who can offer good advice before asking for a sale, says an expert.


Looking for seed funding to start a business

Sep 12 2014 16:18

A Fin24 user is looking for seed capital for his start-up companies and an expert provides some tips.

Question And Answers

How to get from zero to hero

Oct 05 2014 08:00

Life won’t get any easier and responsibilities won’t get any lighter, say Dinesh Patel (CEO) and Heini Booysen (COO) of OrderIn in this informative Q&A.

Question And Answers

Grow your business out of your kitchen

Oct 16 2014 15:00

A business development expert gives tips on how to move an expanding business run from your home into bigger premises.

Getting Started

More ways to secure working capital

Jun 24 2014 16:12

While cash flow is a universal challenge, entrepreneurs, who are starting and running small businesses in SA, face extra financial strains, says an expert.

Getting Started

Marketing before all else

May 06 2014 07:40

If you can sell tap water, you're ready to start your own business, says small business coach Bertie du Plessis.

Getting Started

Why do entrepreneurs work for free?

May 05 2014 17:40

Small business owners cannot say they're running a proper business if they are subsidising it, warns business consultant Bertie du Plessis.

Inside Entrepreneurship

Question And Answers

How to become a pig farmer

Aug 09 2014 12:43

Prospective entrepreneurs often have good ideas, but don’t have the resources to get started. An expert gives a Fin24 user advice on how to become a pig farmer.


Marriage made in online heaven

Aug 08 2014 13:12

When e-commerce site Yuppiechef teamed up with League of Beers in 2013, founder Rob Heyns knew his craft beer business's online venture was going to get exciting.

Getting Started

Survival guide for SA startups

Jul 02 2014 10:38

Fin24 blogger Terence Stoker provides some down-to-earth guidelines for entrepreneurs struggling to survive in a hostile business environment.

Getting Started

Fear of failure part of entrepreneur's journey

Jun 26 2014 13:56

The fear of failure is a common occurrence in any entrepreneur’s journey, but by nature entrepreneurs are to a degree risk takers, says an expert.

Getting Started

When your hobby becomes your business

Apr 24 2014 17:31

Having a creative idea for a business is not enough and failure to plan appropriately upfront may result in increased future tax costs, warns an expert.


Changing careers and starting a business

Jan 21 2014 14:18

A Fin24 user is tired of working for someone else and wants to know how to change careers and start her own business.

Getting Started

UK franchise Baguette Express looking at SA

Nov 06 2013 15:04

UK franchise Baguette Express is seeking international master franchise and area developer partners in South Africa to take its business global.

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