STARTUP PICNIC GEW 2014 - 22 November, at CSIR Sports & Recreation Club

STARTUP PICNIC GEW 2014 - 22 November, at CSIR Sports & Recreation Club

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STARTUP PICNIC GEW 2014 - 22 November, at CSIR Sports & Recreation Club

STARTUP PICNIC GEW 2014 - 22 November, at CSIR Sports & Recreation Club

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STARTUP PICNIC GEW 2014 - 22 November, at CSIR Sports & Recreation Club

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#BreakfastTalk @ STARTUP PICNIC: Entrepreneurship Struggles and Anxieties, ft. Tebatso Molapo, Tendai Joe, Mark Makhubalo, Kelahloko Mashiloane and Luga Ncala (MC)

As you know, just before the picnic we squeeze in the Breakfast Talk session at 10 AM. It is always fun and honest.

At the previous picnic, we had Max Lichaba. Before then we had Irfan Pardesi.

This time the Breakfast Talk session  @ 10 AM will feature a panel dissecting the real struggles and anxieties that come with entrepreneurship – the stuff that is kept hush-hush.

The panel includes: Lunga Ncala – Startup Picnic MC, broadcaster, #RideAbuse founder/cyclist and marketer; Tendai Joe – Tendai Joe is a Zimbabwean born, Pretoria based digital publisher and tech entrepreneur; Mark Makhubalo – entrepreneur in mining, property, entertainment and consulting; Kelahloko Mashiloane – geologist turned business and leadership consultant, founder of K-Elixir Consulting; Tebatso Molapo is a social media marketing entrepreneur and founder of Re Basadi (www.rebasadi.co.za) – which focuses on the empowerment of young female entrepreneurs through events & digital content.

STARTUP PICNIC is a picnic for entrepreneurs to unwind, relax, braai, have drinks and NETWORK.

STARTUP PICNIC Spring Edition takes place on 29 September 2018 at CSIR Sports & Recreation Club.

Early bird tickets are R60 and standard tickets are R100. Get your tickets at Webtickets.co.za https://buff.ly/2KxNPL2 or Pick N Pay stores. Gates open @ 9:00 AM.

Spring picnic for entrepreneurs – STARTUP PICNIC SPRING EDITION, 29 September 2018

 

STARTUP PICNIC is a picnic for entrepreneurs to unwind, relax, braai, have drinks and NETWORK.

STARTUP PICNIC Spring Edition takes place on 29 September 2018 at CSIR Sports & Recreation Club.

Early bird tickets are R60 and standard tickets are R100. Get your tickets at Webtickets.co.za https://buff.ly/2KxNPL2 or Pick N Pay stores. Gates open @ 9:00 AM.

STARTUP PICNIC returns, 7th April 2018 – the coolest entrepreneurship gathering in South Africa

By popular consistent demand, we are pleased to announce the return of Startup Picnic on the 7th of April 2018 at the CSIR Sports & Recreation Club, in Pretoria.

Startup Picnic hosts a range of entrepreneurs, business-people, media, accelerators/incubators and various stakeholders in the South African business community.

Gates open @ 9:30 AM. Tickets are very limited.

Early bird tickets are R100 Quicket.co.za. Exhibitors contact us @ exhibitors@startuppicnic.co.za.

The Reasons Why People Do Not Want You To Follow Your Dreams

I am on a blogging marathon promoting of my upcoming 3rd book (28 October 2015), The Anxious Entrepreneur. Pre-order it at up to 40% discount.

People like to dig and analyse people’s background affairs.

A homeboy was saying to me I wouldn’t be pursuing entrepreneurship had my parents not been doing ok. He meant, given otherwise, I would have been forced to take a job to keep things going in the family.

It got me thinking of

Entrepreneur and founder of STARTUP PICNIC. Author of The Anxious Entrepreneur, Forget The business Plan Use This Short Model and Township Biz Fastrack.

Four Ways for Entrepreneurs to Defuse Anxiety

These points are extracted from my upcoming book The Anxious Entrepreneur.

It was at about 3:35 pm. I felt I was about to faint or have a panic attack. The day was not going well. Over and above, I was overly tired.

It had been weeks since I had any ‘win’. Therefore I needed to hustle people on the phone even if it was 4:00 pm. I was desperate. For goodness’ sake, that time is around knock off time. A business pitch is the last thing they would want to hear.

A rejection email had heightened the panic. All these triggered

Entrepreneur and founder of STARTUP PICNIC. Author of The Anxious Entrepreneur, Forget The business Plan Use This Short Model and Township Biz Fastrack.

Open letter to minister of Small Business Development: The other things frustrating entrepreneurship growth in South Africa

Good day minister Zulu. First congratulations on your appointment on the new department.

This article has been in the writing even before it became known that the Department of Small Business Development would be. I’ve been chasing perfection with it, but I guess like entrepreneurship is about operating in ever ideal-less situations – it will never be perfect.

Entrepreneur and founder of STARTUP PICNIC. Author of The Anxious Entrepreneur, Forget The business Plan Use This Short Model and Township Biz Fastrack.