The Founder of Lionesses of Africa, Melanie Hawken, is on a mission to get women to do it for other women by building a powerful community of entrepreneurs committed to sharing, inspiring and connecting. Hlubi Mboya is joined in studio by this dynamic, driven woman and together they explore Melanie’s journey, experiences, and why she felt she had to leave her native England to make a difference to more than 80 000 women across the continent.

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Thabang Mabapa, recently chosen as the Spark* International Changemaker for 2016 joins Hlubi Mboya and Gareth Armstrong in studio along with their local CEO, Katleho Tsoku, to talk about how he is developing a solution to combat the rural brain drain that is occurring all over South Africa, while also turning a healthy profit with his social impact venture: Selokong Sa Dimelana.

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Do you want to avoid paying tax? Hlubi and Gareth chat to Clive Butkow about the 100% deduction you can make from your taxable income when investing in a new type of fund recently approved by the government – that’s right, not paying tax approved by the government – listen for more information.

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Are you struggling to find funding for your business? Do potential investors just not call you back even after expressing initial interest? Hlubi Mboya and Gareth Armstrong explore ten tips and insights that can help you in your search for investment and growth capital. David Morobe, Regional General Manager at Business Partners joins them in studio to discuss and debate.

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Many businessmen and women build or buy companies with the express intention of selling these organistions for a massive profit, are you one of these? Or have you ever thought about selling your business? Hlubi Mboya and Gareth Armstrong invite Andrew Bahlmann, Director and Deal Leader at Xigo.

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Gareth reviews 2015 with entrepreneur duo Kyle Torrington and Andrew Taylor, both recently featured in Fast Company Magazine for their startup success with Lexnove.co.za, an online marketplace for lawyers. They talk through the good, bad, and ugly from the “Entrepreneurial Roller-Coaster” that was 2015. Some great insights and lessons, don’t miss it!

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Lee Naik, Managing Director of Accenture Digital in South Africa, has just been announced as one of LinkedIn’s Top Tech Writers for 2015. Chosen from amongst a global list of thought leaders and experts, this nomination places Lee firmly in the realm of go-to authorities when it comes to leading in the digital space. Gareth and Lee discuss the significance of digital tech as we manage and grow our businesses.

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Imagine what would happen to your business if you were able to collaborate on a project with a massive brand like Coca-Cola, Google, Virgin, or luxury vehicle manufacturer, Bentley? Hlubi Mboya and Gareth Armstrong explore this exciting thought with Leigh-Anne Acquisito, recently appointed Chairperson of Brand Council South Africa, and Paolo Fra, Brand Manager at Bentley SA.

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Met with scepticism and doubt early on in his journey, Garth Japhet, SoulCity creator and Heartlines CEO, is now widely regarded as one of the pioneers of the social entrepreneurial movement. Hlubi Mboya and Gareth Armstrong are honoured to talk to the globally recognised icon on #FutureCEOs about his highs and lows, successes and failures, and key insights he has gained.

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From humble beginnings to being regarded as the go to thought leader in Human Resources and People Management, Prof. Shirley Zinn joins Hlubi Mboya and Gareth Armstrong in studio to share some key insights and lessons she has gained while on her exciting journey. They also look at her new autobiography and talk about a few of the stories she shares therein.

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