01
Sep

Education company named innovator of the year in national entrepreneurial competition

Due to their fresh approach to education, combined with their business acumen, Stacey Brewer and Ryan Harrison, founders of SPARK Schools, have been recognised for their passion to provide a… Education company named innovator of the year in national entrepreneurial competition

22
Jul

15 finalists named for the 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year® competition

Following a fiercely competitive preliminary round of the 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year® competition sponsored by Sanlam and Business/ Partners, a shortlist of 15 standout entrants has made it through… 15 finalists named for the 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year® competition

14
Jun

What is driving SA’s drastic decrease in entrepreneurial activity?

Entrepreneurial intentions among South Africans has dropped by almost 30% in 2015 when compared to 2013, and almost halved when compared to 2010, yet the perceived entrepreneurial opportunities has increased… What is driving SA’s drastic decrease in entrepreneurial activity?

14
Apr

Hard work and a passion for excellent customer service leads entrepreneur to success

For most entrepreneurs, the journey of entrepreneurship starts at the very bottom of the proverbial ladder. Yet, a keen eye for gaps in the market, coupled with willingness to learn… Hard work and a passion for excellent customer service leads entrepreneur to success

23
Nov

SA businesses encouraged to create incubators to develop tomorrow’s entrepreneurs

“If all business owners in South Africa commit to mentoring one young entrepreneur, we have the potential to double entrepreneurship in two to three years.” This suggestion was made by… SA businesses encouraged to create incubators to develop tomorrow’s entrepreneurs

02
Sep

SA entrepreneur recognised for cutting edge approach to job creation in hairstyling industry

Lewis Thomas, owner and founder of Partners Hair Design, has been named the 2015 Sanlam / Business Partners Entrepreneur of the Year’s Job Creator of the Year® at an awards… SA entrepreneur recognised for cutting edge approach to job creation in hairstyling industry

02
Sep

KZN nephrology centre awarded top entrepreneurial Judges Prize

Ncamisile Maphumulo, owner of Coastal Nephrology Centre, a kidney dialysis treatment centre in deep-rural KwaZulu-Natal, has been awarded the Judges Prize at the annual Sanlam /Business Partners Entrepreneur of the… KZN nephrology centre awarded top entrepreneurial Judges Prize

03
Sep

Artisan skills training centre collects Medium Business Entrepreneur of the Year® award

Marthie Jansen van Rensburg, founder of Gauteng-based Ekurhuleni Artisans and Skills Training Centre, walked away with the Medium Business Entrepreneur of the Year Award ® at the annual Sanlam /… Artisan skills training centre collects Medium Business Entrepreneur of the Year® award

24
Jul

15 finalists selected to advance in SA’s premier entrepreneurial competition

After carefully sifting through a record amount of entries, the 2014 Sanlam / Business Partners Entrepreneur of the Year® judging panel have identified the 15 finalists who have been selected… 15 finalists selected to advance in SA’s premier entrepreneurial competition