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Entrepreneur Lessons – Top Traits of a…

October 14, 2019

There are several common features and traits that successful entrepreneurs share. Even if you don’t have these yet, you can develop them with practice and perseverance: They Make Actionable Plans — An entrepreneur makes plans to do things, but they don’t just make plans — they make plans that are actionable. They Know It’s... Read more

Are you fund raising? Questions Entrepreneurs Must…

September 26, 2019

Clive Butkow, CEO of Kalon Venture Partners advises entrepreneurs on key questions to consider before raising funds. 1. Do I Really Want Outside Funding? Funding isn’t free. I warn entrepreneurs at every opportunity that they must carefully weigh the financial consequences of taking outside money. It may not only come with interest and giving... Read more

2019 Winners Announced: Southern Africa Startup Awards

September 19, 2019

2019 Winners Announced: Southern Africa Startup Awards — South Africa Chapter The startups and startup supporters who will represent South Africa at the Southern Africa Startup Awards regional finals have been announced. Southern Africa Startup Awards is a circuit of the world renowned Global Startup Awards.The Awards provides an annual spotlight on tech startups in regions... Read more For Global Website click here.

SnapnSave raises capital from Vunani

September 11, 2019

South African based venture capital firm Vunani Capital is pleased to announce its recent investment into SnapnSave through the Vunani Fintech Fund. SnapnSave is South Africa’s #1 cashback grocery coupon app that gives shoppers cash back on their favourite products, wherever and whenever they shop, just by snapping a photo of their till slip.... Read more

Kalon and FinChatBot – Finalists in the…

August 27, 2019

The national finalists for the 2019 edition of the Southern Africa Startup Awards (SASAwards) have been announced. 2019 Southern Africa Startup Awards finalists – South AfricaSouthern Africa Startup Awards, a circuit of the Global Startup Awards which first arrived in Africa in 2017 and launched it Southern Africa (SADC) region in 2018, has a... Read more For the full list of finalists and to view the article on Bizcommunity, click here.

Are These Six, SA’s Most Important Venture…

August 23, 2019

Who would you turn to if you were a SA tech startup looking for venture capital (VC)? South Africa’s VC sector has grown substantially in recent years, with over R1-billion invested in startups and early-stage companies in 2017, according to report last year by the Southern African Venture Capital and Private Equity Association’s (Savca) (see this story).... Read more

Brand New Technology for Millennial Renters

August 13, 2019

#GenerationRent, a new App, rewards rental tenants and landlords Positioned to cater specifically to the Millennial demographic, this service is a brand new take on rental services. Being trumpeted as a disrupter in the property market has not made Gil Sperling, CEO of Flow, complacent about his success as a 35-year-old millennial. Sperling made... Read more To view the article on privateproperty.co.za click here.

Entrepreneur Lessons – Why is it worth…

August 6, 2019

Everyone can be an entrepreneur if you want to be one. But, it’s possible you may have to let go of old ways of thinking and doing things. You may have to push your boundaries like you never have before, and for sure, you have to get over the idea that when you work,... Read more

Africa’s Top 10 tech startups of the…

June 27, 2019

As a continent, Africa is contributing its fair share of exciting businesses to the world of tech. Indeed, as infrastructure grows, more and more startups are appearing and the future looks exciting, not only for African developers but for the global stage that will benefit from the innovation and design produced as a result.... Read more To view this article on bizcommunity Click here.