South African social entrepreneur among those shortlisted for the 1 million-dollar Hult Prize

South African social entrepreneur among those shortlisted for the 1 million-dollar Hult Prize: David Apostolov More than 200 000 student-led social entrepreneurship start-ups have been battling it out for the world-renowned Hult Prize – a $ 1 million seed investment given out annually to innovative youngsters with solutions to some of the globe’s most critical issues. Proudly South African-born student entrepreneur, David Apostolov, is leading the team that has been shortlisted as a potential recipient of this prestigious award. David … [Read more...]

Do.Fail.Learn.Repeat – Advice From A Seasoned Entrepreneur

Do.Fail.Learn.Repeat – Advice From A Seasoned Entrepreneur: Nic Haralambous wearing his sock creations Photo: Nic Harry Socks Cape Town, South Africa (September 2018) – Nic Haralambous – entrepreneur, author, speaker and stylish sock icon – has done it again. The businessman behind startups such as Motribe, ForeFront Africa and the popular fashion brand Nic Harry, has released his debut book, Do.Fail.Learn.Repeat. and it is exactly what you need to read if you are looking for an honest, open look at the life of an … [Read more...]

Young entrepreneur opens buy back centre in Isipingo

Young entrepreneur opens buy back centre in Isipingo: After completing matric in 2016, Sebastian Munilall (19) knew he wanted to build a sustainable future for himself. After extensive research, he decided that the recycling industry presented an excellent entrepreneurial opportunity for him. Munilall says his father has 13 years of experience in the recycling industry. “My father collects recyclables such as paper and plastic from various companies, he then sells them to buy-back centres in the area and that is where my entrepreneurial skills … [Read more...]

Young entrepreneur opens buy back centre in Isipingo

Young entrepreneur opens buy back centre in Isipingo: After completing matric in 2016, Sebastian Munilall (19) knew he wanted to build a sustainable future for himself. After extensive research, he decided that the recycling industry presented an excellent entrepreneurial opportunity for him. Munilall says his father has 13 years of experience in the recycling industry. “My father collects recyclables such as paper and plastic from various companies, he then sells them to buy-back centres in the area and that is where my entrepreneurial skills … [Read more...]