I started a new part-time job this week in the Tech space and loving it. It’s great to be surrounded by a team who absolutely love what they do, which is a refreshing change. In addition to this, I will be in Cape Town next month and looking forward to it particularly because I get [...]
Hello, my name is Shana Kay. When I am not involved in developing products or growing my own companies, I am a Management Consultant, helping businesses plug their gaps in order to grow theirs. Scary to see the number 16 in years of experience, but it is true. I’ve been in the ICT industry for [...]
He spoke about the programmes our government has in place for learners (which we are aware of), encouraging business to do more and encouraging us to ask for more to be done. You had to be there to understand the power of this very (heavy) good speech.
Left feeling: inspired by the local talent we have [...]
Love these articles – and we could learn from them too. Top articles catching my eye this week:
Why it pays to be no.2 in your industry- Inc.com
How to create an effective company Facebook page – Inc.com
6 Questions to ask before starting a business – Inc.com
7 Tips for effective E-Commerce – Inc.com
This infographic may relate to American entrepreneurs, but certain trends affect all entrepreneurs, globally. Entrepreneurs will always be affected by:
funding when expanding
introducing new products
The infographic does refer to South Africa, when comparing countries intending to hire and fire people and the indication that we plan to hire 10% more staff [...]
Always the sharer, it’s what I do :).
16 April 2011: TED X Cape Town – http://tedxcapetown.org/main/tedxct/index.php
12 May 2011: Net Prophet Cape Town – http://www.netprophet.org.za/registration/
IS Internetix 2011: Dates not confirmed yet
View more Cape Town events on the Silicon Cape website or follow the companies for updates on other events they are planning. Enjoy.
For the Johannesburg [...]
It’s always a challenge remembering everything that happens in a day, let alone a year, but here goes.
My 2010 in review, starting with:
Spent some time between Greyton and Cape Town this year. And although I complained mostly when having to drive up and down, I confess that the drive out of Cape Town was always [...]
I cannot believe the end of November stares me in the face. I can only say with out a shadow of a doubt that 2010 has been the most challenging and growing year of my existence. Between family, friends and life loves, the journey has been …. interesting.
If anyone has to ask how a [...]
I haven’t blogged about entrepreneurship or technology in a while. Why? I’ve been busy with various social media campaigns for other companies. However, in the interim, I have learned a few valuable lessons I thought best to share :)?
Onto my second business, oh, I’ve started a third, called Onyx Interweb, which has a Digital Agency [...]
I’ve learned so much, since starting another business and they are hard lessons to learn. I wish someone had shared them with me, but I guess one needs to go through them to emerge victoriously. Here are some of my lessons i.t.o challenges I feel are the most pertinent ones for start-ups to realize:
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