Entrepreneurs often take on many roles within their own business as they believe it is solely their responsibility to make a success of the business and often times they have to play these roles when the business is still small and cannot afford additional staff. While the business is an entrepreneur’s prize possession, it is impossible for one individual to sustainably grow the business singlehandedly. Kobus Engelbrecht of the Sanlam / Business Partners Entrepreneur of the Year© competition says that a growing business can face numerous challenges, one of these being when to employ staff. “It may seem daunting for entrepreneurs to more
About the EOY competition
The Sanlam / Business Partners Entrepreneur of the Year® awards aims to honour, benefit and uplift South African SMEs. The competition celebrates excellence in entrepreneurship, serving as an inspiration to others to succeed in the world of business.