Archive for October, 2011
October
31
2011

-Mauritz Bekker-  Please re-visit the article titled;  ”The History of Entrepreneurship” before you read this. Why are certain economies booming, while others struggle? What are the fundamental differences between wealth and poverty? The answers to these questions will be exposed in exploring the logic behind the wealth creation process. Some answers could also be embedded [...]

October
25
2011

-Mauritz Bekker- High impact entrepreneurs, according to the 2011 High-Impact Entrepreneurship Global Report, are the 4% entrepreneurs responsible for 40% of the total jobs generated by all entrepreneurs. From thirteen years experience in developing high impact entrepreneurs we believe educators should focus on the three behavioural categories as discussed below: Entrepreneurial flair The first element [...]

October
18
2011

-MAURITZ BEKKER- As you all know by now, a viable business opportunity is simply an economic solution to a problem, which customers are willing to buy and with which you can make a profit! You also know that in order to find business opportunities, you’ll need to talk to people and listen to their problems.  [...]

October
10
2011

York Zucchi Almost without exception all companies started as an entrepreneurial venture… Some would say an adventure. Indeed, we would argue that entrepreneurs are the adventure seekers amongst you. They are those that trust their own instincts. Those that are prepared to motivate themselves and not afraid to ask questions and propose solutions. It is [...]

October
3
2011

-Mauritz Bekker- Bad financial management and planning was singled out in many investigations as the biggest contributor towards entrepreneurial project failures. Proper financial ability is therefore a core competency needed in all entrepreneurial activity and specifically in successful business start-up operations. The anchor tools needed by the entrepreneur in the process of effective financial planning [...]