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AFDA launches a collaboration-driven Postgraduate Diploma in Innovation for 2020

AFDA is proud to launch a one year, full time, Postgraduate Diploma in Innovation for 2020 on our Johannesburg and Cape Town campuses...

By Earle Holmes, Issued by AFDA 9 hours ago

#CTSUW2019: The power of personal branding for entrepreneurs

My favourite session of Cape Town Startup Week 2019 was the Raw series workshop featuring SA entrepreneurs Siya Beyile and Vincent Manzini, AKA 'Sir Vincent' on the power of personal branding for entrepreneurs. Here's what you missed...

By Leigh Andrews 15 hours ago

Jeff set to open hubs in CPT and JHB

Don't have the time or inclination to do your laundry? There's an app for that...

1 day ago

Get your customers to talk about security

No matter what a business specialises in and how long it has existed, it must deal with the reality of rampant cybercrime...

By Jonathan de Kock 1 day ago

#EntrepreneurMonth: Insights into the SA female entrepreneur's journey in 2019

Attendees of the final Future Females founders' breakfast for the year were in for a treat, as the Cape Town Startup Week edition's speakers included serial entrepreneur Catherine Luckhoff, SweepSouth's Aisha Pandor, and Pichulik founder Katherine-Mary Pichulik. Here's what they shared about their entrepreneurial journeys thus far...

By Leigh Andrews 9 Dec 2019

Would you make the cut as a franchisee?

The decision to sell a franchise is as important to the franchisor as it is to the franchisee. Remember, the franchisor will be allowing the franchisee into the fold...

By Alan Hockey 6 Dec 2019

How to wrap up the year if you are an entrepreneur

Many entrepreneurs find it difficult to take their foot off the gas at the end of the year, so to speak...

5 Dec 2019

It's time to implement 2020 strategies now

As the year winds down, it is normal to want to celebrate and reflect. While it is important to do so, it is even more important for small businesses to be proactive...

4 Dec 2019

14 Behavioural competencies of a successful entrepreneur

Research has demonstrated what the Allan Gray Orbis Foundation has always known: Entrepreneurship can be taught, selected for and measured...

4 Dec 2019

Survival 101: Key steps for the first year in business

Starting a business is one of the toughest challenges a person can face....

By Alexander Moiseev 3 Dec 2019

Focus on execution, rather than strategy

Entrepreneurs who want to build successful sustainable businesses should focus on execution...

3 Dec 2019

#EntrepreneurMonth: How Yococo's Sine Ndlela started serving scoops of love

Sine Ndlela is not yet 30 years old, but she's the founder of a thriving South African dairy-free ice-cream brand...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 29 Nov 2019

#EntrepreneurMonth: Teacher turned events extraordinaire, Amanda Rabinowitz

Durban-born Amanda Rabinowitz started her career as a school teacher, but the "entrepreneurial bug" soon bit and she's now the proud owner of a growing experiential events business...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 28 Nov 2019

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