Last week, we spoke to the winner of our TeenBoss Leadership award, Andrew Njiokwuemegi. Not surprisingly, Andrew had some insightful advice for all the aspiring leaders in the world today, and we are could not be more excited to share it with you!
After traveling this youthful entrepreneurial journey, it is time for some affirmation. In order to thrive in life and in business, growth is essential. There is a lesson to be learned in everything we do and everywhere we go, but only if we are willing to learn, and there is no better time to learn […]
At home, I have a voice. I am the eldest of four children, and although my voice is not the loudest, it is definitely heard. I am opinionated, I am vocal and I am not shy. However, when I left home and went to university everything changed. I was in a lecture room with 200 […]
MAKE MONEY DOING WHAT YOU LOVE What does your ideal life look like? Take a moment to visualize this, and be bold! Allow yourself a moment without modesty to visualize what you want out of your life.
Scrolling through Twitter the other day, I came across this tweet: “My biggest fear is marrying into a family that runs 5km on holidays” I laughed and re-tweeted. Then my boyfriend’s family invited me on a cycling holiday through the Baviaanskloof. I said no. Absolutely not! There was no way that I was spending my […]
I AM: Put the YOU in YOUth this June-Be YOUnique and Embrace your inner Entrepreneur WHO ARE YOU? A simple, straightforward question, without a simple straightforward answer. Throughout my teen years, this question terrified me. I was changing, experiencing, developing and evolving so much every day that it felt impossible to define myself. One day, […]
The month of August has been a busy one for the Over the Rainbow team. We kicked off the month with our latest intake of 10 ambitious entrepreneurs and small business owners from all over the Western Cape embarking on the journey to building successful and sustainable businesses. The response to the Rainbow Course has […]
All successful people around the world have passion and have learned to make decisions based on what really matters to them. Even when others tell them they are crazy – they follow their hearts. On the 2nd of September we ran the first ever Passion Test in South Africa. Our very own, Sandy van Dijk […]
The positives of being young are endless. Agility, potential, flexibility, and freedom are just some of the few characteristics that make youth such an enviable time in one’s life. However, while the negatives may be few and far between, there is one in particular that haunts me. I have found it impossibly difficult to portray […]