Entrepreneurship

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Purpose, profit and progress

Studying further doesn’t have to mean academia — exploring the TVET option may yield good results

Youth, dare to dream

Young people need to be able to imagine a better future if they are to stand a chance of creating it

Growing enterprises, for a healthy economy

The department of economic development is removing restrictions to getting a small business going

Entrepreneurship funds in Africa: Distinguishing the good from the bad

The fund-of-funds structure creates a natural disincentive for corruption

Let’s use ED to develop globally

If the SMME sector can be catalysed for growth, it can change our national economic fortunes

How to grow the informal sector

Author GG Alcock has solutions to grow the kasi economy

Developing SMMEs in the Mice industry

'I started out with three rooms, now I have 45 that I hire out'

Foundation helps college graduates to become artisan entrepreneurs

Investing in the Future Youth Development Award. Runner-up: Second Chance SA Foundation

Unity required for Zimbabwe to blossom

Being open for business means we have to be open with one another first

Slice of life: Beads thread my life together

'This business saved my life and I have no intention of doing any other work except this. I started this business because jobs were scarce'

Being an entrepreneur in South Africa – ‘the art of the hustle’

Hustlers have audacious goals and are not afraid of taking risks

Latest

State capture commission granted a 13-month extension

Judge Wendy Hughes says this is the final extension because finality is "owed to the nation"

eThekwini commuters pay for council’s contracts

Perhaps a commission of inquiry can shine the spotlight on public transport in Durban, where bus and taxi passengers have to contend with fare increases and disrupted services

Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip: The guerilla priest

From his adventures with Steve Biko to his support for shack dwellers in KwaZulu-Natal, Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip has always walked the talk of radical Christianity

Press Releases

Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs