These are the chapters you will explore: Perhaps you are currently employed but want to test the water by starting to develop your own client base and run your own events for people?
You may be part of the rise of 5 to 9 entrepreneurs – those that work evenings and weekend to get their own business off the ground.
If you are working for yourself it means that if you don’t work, you don’t get paid!
It is up to you but no one else is going to pay your salary for you.
Following a gruelling judging process and assessment of 15 inspiring finalists, South Africa’s premier annual entrepreneurial competition, the Entrepreneur of the Year® competition sponsored by Sanlam and BUSINESS/PARTNERS, announced this year’s overall victor, as well as five category winners, at an awards ceremony held in Johannesburg this morning. v=2F0Z5j JKFHE&app=desktop Mzwayi Ndwandwe, owner of an Engen garage in Inanda in Kwa Zulu-Natal, discusses the importance of convenience for customers.
He also shares the challenges of running a business and how he ensures smooth running of daily operations at his service station. Mzwayi Ndwandwe, owner of an Engen garage in Inanda, Kwa Zulu-Natal, left the taxi business three years ago to become an Engen franchisee, and he hasn’t looked back.Most important are your personality and event management skills.Starting out by working from home keeps costs lower as renting office space can be a huge outgoing for a fledgling business and you may not wish to be tied into a long-term rental contract from the outset.Furthermore, in my experience running your own business keeps you busy, busy, busy.Organizing events is a time-consuming operation and organizing events and running your own business doesn’t give any time for slacking!It worked for me and I worked from home for over a year before outgrowing my home office and renting an office.Many other Event Planners, Wedding Planning and Freelance Event Managers report the same and find it a workable solution for them – either for the short or the long term.At the time of purchase, Megamaster was a regional supplier of grills and fireplaces in the Northern Part of South Africa. For most of us, the notion of an imminent upheaval generates feelings of uncertainty and wariness.At the office, this can be crippling: employees may panic.Just because you are working from home doesn’t mean you should be any less disciplined.As well as working set office hours some people still choose to dress as if they were still going to an office job every day.