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Blog about business and start-ups in South Africa

Author: Dr Lifesgud

  • Enchantment of Uniqueness: Your Phones, Your Style!

    Hey there, folks! I’m thrilled to share my incredible experience of purchasing from MobiWire.co.za with you all! If you’re like me, passionate about business and seeking unique ideas, then you absolutely need to explore what they have to offer. This isn’t my first time ordering custom phone cases – I’ve ordered 4 already! True, not…

  • Transforming Entrepreneurship in South Africa: An Interview with Ruthy Chamber Choir

    Ruthy Chamber Choir, a 32-year-old self-made millionaire, is spearheading a transformative journey in South Africa’s entrepreneurial landscape. His mission revolves around reshaping the narrative of entrepreneurship by fostering high-growth black entrepreneurs in rural and township markets. Through strategic initiatives focusing on funding, incubation, and development, Chamber Choir aims to identify and nurture intrapreneurs, thereby catalyzing…

  • Empowering Young People through Education and Entrepreneurship

    Each young person attending today’s event must recognize the importance of nurturing personal aspirations, be they career-oriented or otherwise. The fundamental takeaway from this gathering is an unwavering belief in the potential for success through diligent effort, resilience, and perseverance. Notably, numerous successful individuals, much like those present here, have risen from modest beginnings, underscoring…

  • Unveiling the Journey of African Entrepreneurs: From Vision to Reality

    In the heart of Africa, amidst bustling cities and vibrant communities, a new wave of entrepreneurship is emerging, fueled by vision, determination, and a relentless pursuit of innovation. Meet Ronald Hakiza, Yunis Namburu, and the visionary minds behind Algorithm, as they share their stories of building thriving businesses in an ever-evolving landscape. The Seed of…

  • The Rise of Africa’s Tech Ecosystem: From Silicon Savanna to Unicorn Nation

    Africa’s tech landscape has undergone a remarkable evolution over the past decade, transforming from a fledgling community to a thriving ecosystem. The journey, marked by innovation, investment, and collaboration, has propelled African startups onto the global stage, attracting record funding and birthing unicorns at an unprecedented rate. Genesis of Africa’s Tech Revolution: Dubbed the “Silicon…

  • Unlocking Africa’s Economic Potential: Top 10 Lucrative Business Opportunities

    Africa, with its burgeoning population exceeding one billion, stands as the continent ripest with investment prospects. However, despite its vast resources and potential, tapping into these opportunities has posed challenges due to a lack of full comprehension of its market dynamics. Yet, astute investors who grasp the African market stand to reap substantial rewards, especially…

  • Bridging the Gap: How Helping Enterprise Propeller Supports Startup Entrepreneurs

    In the ever-evolving landscape of entrepreneurship, one of the most significant challenges for startup owners is understanding the value of their business and accessing the necessary support to thrive in a competitive market. This challenge becomes even more pronounced when entrepreneurs lack awareness of available opportunities and resources. However, organizations like Helping Enterprise Propeller (GEP)…

  • Unveiling the Power of Soft Skills in Workplace Transformation

    In today’s fast-paced and ever-evolving business landscape, the importance of soft skills cannot be overstated. Soft skills encompass a wide range of interpersonal skills, including communication, leadership, teamwork, adaptability, and emotional intelligence. While technical skills are essential for performing specific tasks, it’s the soft skills that truly differentiate exceptional employees and leaders. Enterprises around the…

  • Mastering Business Growth: Key Insights for Entrepreneurs

    In the dynamic world of entrepreneurship, building a successful business is both an art and a science. It requires a combination of vision, strategy, execution, and adaptability. Here, we delve into some key insights and lessons for entrepreneurs looking to scale their businesses effectively.

  • Building a Rocket Ship: Key Insights for Entrepreneurial Success

    In the dynamic landscape of entrepreneurship, success often hinges on a combination of passion, skill development, focus, and execution. Drawing from years of experience in the IT industry and involvement in startups, Justin Cozier shares invaluable insights into what it takes to build a successful venture. 1. Learning to Search: Cozier emphasizes the importance of continuous…