Not many business owners would allow customers not to pay if they weren’t happy with their experience or refund products that were bought somewhere else, but Sorbet’s visionary founder did, with great success. In this article, Ian Fuhr explains what he was thinking and how it paid off.
60% of goods produced in Europe are traded within the continent while 40% of goods produced in North America stay within the region. In Africa, however, only 20% of goods produced remain on the continent. Charles Brewer, Managing Director of DHL Express Sub Saharan Africa, makes a case for increased intra-Africa trade.
Becoming a successful entrepreneur requires a lot of discipline and hard work. Standard Bank’s Ravi Govender works with some of the most successful entrepreneurs in the country. In this article he shares eight traits successful entrepreneurs have in common and offers advice on how to cultivate these behaviours in your own life.