Jackie Joseph, a former teacher, has always been an opportunist. Growing up in the small town of Humansdorp in the Eastern Cape made him realise that no matter how small or undeveloped a community is, it also has business opportunities.
Entrepreneurship is alive and well in South Africa – as all who attended the annual Tholoana Award ceremony at Birchwood Hotel in Boksburg on 5 June can attest to this after hearing the stories of success. Read more
Fetola CEO and Founder, Catherine Wijnberg, recently asked programme participants, mentors and small business owners what they would do if they were president of South Africa for a day. The responses poured in from all over the country and the responses were overwhelming. Our letter was subsequently published in The Cape Times. Read more