Small Business

Today, Seed Academy reveals the State of Entrepreneurship in South Africa after surveying more than 1000 entrepreneurs across the county.

AlphaCode, an incubation, acceleration and investment vehicle for early-stage financial services businesses powered by Rand Merchant Investment Holdings (RMI) is looking for businesses or ideas that could change the face of financial services

A Gugulethu-based street apparel business, TSquaredSA, scooped the top prize at this year’s YouthStartCT entrepreneur competition. Thabiso Mokomele, founder of TSquaredSA beat 160 hopefuls, taking home cash, a laptop and printer, and loads of other prizes. 

Entrepreneurs developing digital solutions on the African continent are invited to apply to the next Venture Incubation Programme – a partnership between telecommunications giant, MTN and the Solution Space based at the UCT Graduate School of Business.

It’s not particularly uncommon to be placed under a large amount of stress involving work and the workplace. However, this can be further increased when it comes to being an entrepreneur. Starting and managing your own business affords a number of freedoms, but also presents new challenges as well.


Heineken South Africa and its partners have selected 45 entrepreneurs to participate in this year’s Orange Corners entrepreneurial programme.


The role of small business in promoting growth and development has shot to the top of the agenda this year with both.

Small, Medium and Micro-sized Enterprises (SMMEs) conducting their own recruitment may carry higher risk of bad hiring choices than larger firms using recruitment specialists

Entrepreneurs are not merely money hungry and wanting to be the boss, a study found conducted by David Krige.

Over 315 site workers of small, medium and micro enterprise (SMMEs) were recently awarded certificates of completion for an 18-month road construction training programme, the South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL) announced.





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