POWER WOMAN: How Venus Williams Is Serving Up Her Entrepreneurial Dreams

  This story appeared in the December 2017 issue of Entrepreneur.  Tennis trained her to be a one-woman, hyper-focused, do-it-all-yourself machine. But as she’s discovering, entrepreneurship requires more balance. Venus Williams sits in a conference room, surrounded by branding executives and healthy snacks. And the room is starting to get a little chatty. People aren’t focusing on the […]

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ENTREPRENEUR: THE CRAZIEST PLAN THAT WORKED

 How Richard Rawlings Hustled His Way Into the TV Show ‘Fast N’ Loud,’ Then Used It to Build a Multimillion-Dollar Brand In the six years since ‘Fast N’ Loud’ first aired, Richard Rawlings has turned Gas Monkey into a multimillion-dollar brand. The 49-year-old reality TV star and global branding impresario is giving me a tour […]

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WORLD MONEY:How FNB is using technology to aid the unbanked

FNB has made it easier for unbanked South African consumers to open a bank account with the launch of eWallet eXtra, a mobile service. The service, which is scheduled for launch in June, will enable consumers to open a bank account without ever having to walk into a branch and without having to submit any […]

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FUNDING: How to qualify for venture capitalist investment

Most budding entrepreneurs cite lack of funding for their ventures as the biggest stumbling block to being business-owners. Fortunately, venture capitalists and private equity investors are at hand to assist and walk side by side with entrepreneurs as they grow their businesses. Venture capital (VC) is finance that is provided by investors to small, early-stage […]

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Millionaire Mindset: Money Mistakes Rich People Never Make

Why does the rich keep getting richer when everyone else seems to be plummeting into a financial black hole? Is it an inevitable destiny that you just have to accept and learn to live with? Not quite. 1. Not Investing in Yourself The most profitable investment you can make in life is investing in yourself. […]

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