Innovative Entrepreneurship Programme Being Launched at UKZN BY: . Management academic Dr Thea van der Westhuizen, together with colleagues from different disciplines in the College of Law and Management Studies and her full time masters and PhD students, will host an entrepreneurship initiative on UKZN’s Westville campus titled “SHAPE (Shifting Hope Activating Potential Entrepreneurship) Programme”.…
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South African students and school-leavers are going through a wave of intense negativity and lack of enthusiasm in the face of an uncertain future. Fortunately, there is hope to be found in Dr Thea van der Westhuizen’s doctoral thesis that explores ways to boost entrepreneurship among our youth. Dr Van der Westhuizen, an academic at…
“The youth lack inspiration and motivation, both from within and above” said Dr Thea van der Westhuizen, adacemic at teh University of KwaZulu-Natal. A stronger entrepreneurial environment among the youth is the most powerful vehicle with which to create economic activity and calm frustrations of unemployment and lack of skills development. Currently, the unemployment rate…
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Entrepreneurs Engage is an initiative of the Entrepreneurship Discipline of the GSB&L that provides interaction with successful entrepreneurs from our region. The event affords you the opportunity of interrogating the stories of success and serves as an inspiration to aspirant and existing entrepreneurs.
BY: Thandiwe Jumo
Local entrepreneur, innovator, investor and sportsman, Mr Matthew Bouman, spoke on the importance of ethics in business at the Entrepreneurs Engage event hosted by the School of Management, Information Technology and Governance and the Graduate School of Business and Leadership.