Hlubi and Gareth explore the key points of starting a business, and how these can be done quicker than many of us might think…in fact, we interrogate the idea that it can be done in 10 days. We are joined by Pieter Scholtz, former Board Member: Cadbury South Africa, turned entrepreneur and Co-Master-Licensee of ActionCOACH Southern
The #StartupOfTheWeek feature this week sees Hlubi and Gareth talking to Paul Smith from Ignitor Accelerator about why he and his business partner decided to start a startup to help other startups. Paul has a very interesting background in both the academic space and real world business, and as a self-acknowledged serial entrepreneur, and we
Hlubi and Gareth kicked off this week’s Future CEOs show with a discussion around the value of business accelerator programmes to first phase businesses. What is a business accelerator? What are the benefits? How do I qualify? We answer these questions and more with our in studio panel of expert guests: Ronen Aires, CEO and
“Run your life like the best M.D.’s and CEOs run their companies.”, insists Sean Donnelly, ex merchant naval officer and renowned international business leader, management consultant, executive coach, and our guest on Future CEOs today. Hlubi and Gareth talk to him about how to create a “ME (Pty) Ltd.”, a career and personal life strategy
When I started The Protocol School of Palm Beach, I chased every opportunity that came my way. My company was brand new and I needed clients. To grow my business, I said yes to everything. At first, it was great. My professional network grew and so did my client base. But then I hit a
Emilian Popa, the CEO of Groupon SA has an impressive resume having traveled and started businesses all over the world. With platforms like Zando, Lamoda, Jumia, and Groupon under his founder belt, Emilian has lived life at the high pace and equally high demands that tech startups demand. This has allowed him to develop a
Once you come up with a promising insight, there is no guarantee that success will follow, of course. You need to turn a great insight into a thriving business, which is incredibly difficult. But with that throat-clearing out of the way, you can apply 10 simple tests to discover an idea worth pursuing.