August 4, 2016 Akbar Khan

According to Bernd Schoner, author of The Tech Entrepreneur’s Survival Guide: How to Bootstrap Your Startup, Lead Through Tough Times, Cash In for Success and The Tech Entrepreneur’s Survival Guide (McGraw-Hill, May 2014); assembling your founding team is a make-or-break move that every business faces. In fact, he says that it “determines the…

August 2, 2016 Akbar Khan

I’ve been fortunate to have met dozens of entrepreneurs over the past one  years. While I’m employed as an educator, you have certainly been the educator to me. Here’s what I’ve learned from my interactions with you, the entrepreneur: you don’t accept the status quo you believe in a better…

July 28, 2016 Salma Moosa 11Comment

As I begin to write about one of my biggest failures, as an entrepreneur, I would like to warn each of you, my intention to write about it after a decade is not to scare you off from entrepreneurship. I write this story to make a point to myself, that…

July 18, 2016 Salma Moosa 8Comment

We have been adopting the western ways very easily, especially the younger generation. We can see that with the adoption of theme restaurants, bars, gaming centers, and what not; we cannot avoid noticing the change. Then there are some people, pockets of them, being different; but then the larger waves…