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How Tshilidzi Matshidzula is milking it

Matshidzula’s love affair with the Little Barnet Farm in Alexandria, Eastern Cape, began in 2007, when – at just 19 years of age – he was brought onto the...

Menzi Mcunu: The quintessential stylish gentleman

Afrocentric Gentleman is a company specialising in custom suits and shirts. As owner, the classy Menzi Mcunu leads by example

Malungelo Zilimbola on building a powerhouse black-owned asset management firm with R48 billion in...

With Zilimbola being the first-born son of two farmers, the significance of livestock as the original system of African wealth creation has been ingrained in his spirit – so...

Sifiso Mazibuko: Suited for the job

What do you enjoy most about being an entrepreneur? Having full control over my destiny. I love being able to call the shots and make the decisions that will ultimately...

Transforming the maritime industry

Lifelong friends Durand Naidoo and Thuso Mhlambi, the duo behind a groundbreaking maritime enterprise, have had to tread water to break into the white-dominated sector

KZN to boost youth entrepreneurship

The R50 million fund, an entity under the Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, was created to help deserving youth who don’t qualify for bank loans, either...

How to choose the right business partner

Partnerships in business can be tricky - find out what you need to know about having a business partner and how to choose one.

Lethu Tshabangu: Brewing success

Ukhamba Beerworx is Cape Town’s first black-owned craft brewery, we talk to founder Lethu Tshabangu about turning a hobby into a thriving success

The 3 things Richard Maponya says are vital to entrepreneurial success

If you want to be an entrepreneurial maverick like the great Dr Richard Maponya, implement the success strategies he swears by

Black Coffee and Euphonik among DJs confirmed for 2018 NYE Block Party

The 2018 NYE Blockbuster Block Party will feature 13 of South Africa’s top DJs with more still being lined up. The confirmed line-up for the event, which will be held...

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