Building Your Business

Becoming a mentor

If you are a veteran in the SME sector, are running a very successful business or just feel you have something to offer a budding entrepreneur, you may consider becoming a mentor. Let's look at the characteristics of a good business mentor. Use your experience and expertise to help other small business owners

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Being a mother and a business owner

Finding work-life balance through training and experience – advice to female business owners managing a business and home
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Business tips: Efficiency is everything

Successful organisations learn from their experiences, be it good or bad. Getting it right the first time is not always the outcome, although it is the ultimate intended outcome. This article touches on how to run your small business efficiently.

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Do you know where to allocate business resources?

When starting and running a business, planning for the future (and multiple eventualities) is necessary to ensure the initial and continued success of your business. Continuous business planning therefore is advisable and widely-considered to be non-negotiable. This article focuses on navigating resource allocation in particular.

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Entrepreneurs Growth Centre

The Entrepreneurs Growth Centre is a support desk for entrepreneurs wishing to start or grow their businesses. The centre provides entrepreneurs with the information needed to run a successful business, addresses the challenges entrepreneurs face and, in doing so, promotes and develops entrepreneurship in South Africa.

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Finding a female mentor

ThreeWomen.jpgIt's no secret that women think and behave differently to the not-so-fair sex and it's no different when it comes to business.

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How to network effectively

In general, women are natural networkers and this can be used to the benefit of your small business. Don’t underestimate the value of these opportunities
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Making decisions

complex_decision.jpgHaving the ability to make sound and sometimes quick decisions is crucial for running your own business successfully.

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This one is for the ladies

My message is that as women we have incredible value to offer our families as successful entrepreneurs. We should never allow the gender views of others to infl
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Who is your mentor?

Regardless of where you are in your career, a mentor can help guide you through your entrepreneurial journey. From providing information and knowledge to finding ways to stimulate your personal and professional growth, and everything in between. It is therefore important to find someone you can trust and feel comfortable enough with to ask questions and learn from.

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Why women make better business leaders

A Harvard Business Review study showed that a business group’s collective IQ went up when there were women on the team. Watch the video
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