Is there a formula for success? Maybe…

We're all about success this month and finding that winning formula. We give you the low down on getting your business noticed and what really makes a winner. Are you ready?


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Apply for the 2019 Waste to Wing Enterprise Programme

If you are an SME in the biomass economy and have been going for more than a year, then this is the business incubation programme for you! So, take advantage of this opportunity and take your business to the next level.

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How to get your business noticed

One entrepreneur got creative when he realised there were other businesses jostling for a piece of the same pie. Follow his tips to make your business stand out and watch the customers beat a path to your door!

Words of Wisdom


What makes a winner?

Do you have what it takes to be a winner? Top athletes like Muhammad Ali and Michael Jordan practise these five steps every day. If it works for them, it will work for you. If you want to float like a butterfly and sting like a bee, read on!


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Don’t get yourself knotted over the red tape

Think of the The Red Tape Reduction Unit as your small business ambulance. It's packed full of band aids and oxygen masks to help you get through the tricky times.

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Local entrepreneurs who built their businesses from nothing

These businessmen and women achieved a level of success most only dream of. Their stories that will astound you with their audacity and leave you feeling like your dream is attainable. Get started today!


supplier development

2019 Absa Business Day Supplier Development Awards: Meet the winners

The leaders in supplier development in South Africa were lauded recently for creating a business culture revolution - by building the economy and gaining a competitive advantage. The future is looking bright!


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Shoe Dog: A memoir by the creator of Nike

This refreshingly honest account of the building of one of the world's most iconic brands gets a 10 out of 10 from us. It's vital reading for anyone wanting to take the leap into entrepreneurship!
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When time flies, make sure you’re having fun

This year is flying by and this issue will keep you on track. Whether you need to set goals for your business, wake up earlier or deal with stress - we'll help you take stock.
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The 5am Club: Own Your Morning. Elevate Your Life.

If the thought of waking up at 5 am sends shivers down your spine - you aren't alone! But what if we told you that waking up early could lead to a more productive lifestyle? Ons lieg nie! If you don't believe us read this book review and get that alarm ready.
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When you’re on the edge – just breathe

Sometimes we need to remind ourselves to stop, take a step back, and breathe. But if that doesn't work for you, you can always just scream at the top of your lungs. Whatever floats your boat.

Are you up to the challenge?

The life of an entrepreneur can often feel like an episode of Survivor. Will you be voted off the island or not? Mbulelo of Courierzone defied the odds and changed things up. Take notes.

When you spin a business right round

Reapso and Massmart have the kind of relationship that youngsters would dub, #RelationshipGoals. We couldn't agree more. Find out why Reapso is the peanut butter to Massmart's jelly.