Getting a start-up off the ground can be very challenging. That’s why receiving words of wisdom from those who have walked the journey before you is essential in ensuring you don’t repeat their mistakes. Director of OPEN, Westleigh Wilkinson, shares things he wishes he would have known before launching into entrepreneurship.
Want to have it all? Jay Layfield, CEO of backcountry.com says you can. She has come a long way from scraping gum off the bottom of desks at school to CEO of an online retail mega house. She talks about five interesting tips on how you as a women you can achieve professional success along with family life.
Annually small businesses contribute up to 30% to South Africa’s GDP. Due to the high unemployment rate, more people are looking to entrepreneurship to create employment opportunities. However, running your own business is no walk in the park and not understanding how to insure a small business can cripple your small enterprise. Consider these tips when taking out business insurance.