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Khayelitsha informal traders treated to a tech tools workshop

The township economy is at the forefront of change in less socially inclusive environments throughout South Africa.  Late last month, SUCCESSFUL JOURNALS, in collaboration with Ahlume Digital, The Khayelitsha Bandwidth Barn and the Cape Innovation Technology Initiative (Citi) facilitated workshops on how informal traders, from Khayelitsha and surrounding areas, can use digital and technology tools …

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Meet the richest black billionaires

There are 2043 billionaires in the world who are altogether worth $7,7 trillion according to Forbes. Of that number, only 10 billionaires are black which is less than 1%. Three of the 10 black billionaires are female and all of the billionaires besides Isabel Dos Santos are self-made. Here is the list of the worlds …

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Sisa Ngebulana’s 8 Lessons For Forging Success

For Sisa Ngebulana, the real secret to success is the ability to take hard knocks and forge ahead anyway. The right attitude, an ability to learn from mistakes and overcome adversity are the core ingredients to building a successful business. Here are his eight lessons for forging success. As entrepreneurs, realise that you’re going into …

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12 Successful Entrepreneurs Share the Best Advice They Ever Got

Being a successful entrepreneur frequently involves a series of missteps and mistakes before finally nailing the right idea or business. The difference, for many, between giving up and persisting through the toughest times can be getting advice from people who have done it before — and being smart enough to listen. From investor Mark Cuban’s …

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