How did you know what you wanted to write about?
I knew that I wanted to write about business because entrepreneurship has been an integral part of my life and I enjoy reading up on captains of various industries.
How do you keep disciplined to keep updating?
I wish I was more disciplined! I have made it my mission to become a more disciplined blogger.
Where do you find content?
I usually find content from business journals, inspiring spaces like The Grove Market, Maboneng Precinct, creative blogs and from personal experiences I’ve had running a business.
Clever ideas to keep people coming back for more?
I think the trick lies in the storytelling element of the content and urging/inspiring readers to want to become more than they are.
Easy wins to build followers – are you also active on social media to drive to your blog?
I drive my blog through Twitter and my personal Facebook profile. After having posted content on my blog, I tag influential followers on my timeline in a tweet and more often than not, they retweet the link to their followers.
What do you love most about blogging?
Touching people’s lives; I have had people send me mails noting that my blog has inspired them to start something, be it a business or a portfolio to look for formal employment.
Why did you start the blog?
I started the blog to document my thoughts around business and to encourage the spirit of entrepreneurship among young people
Has your blog helped you in your professional life?
I have had a number of young entrepreneurs calling me to ask me to share with them my views on some aspects of their businesses. In a way, I’ve become a business consultant for small businesses.