Inventors and scientific pioneers are big business these days, with inventions ranging from the hilarious to the truly incredible. And South Africa is right there on the pioneering front line, having produced world leaders whose inventions and scientific breakthroughs are often years ahead of the rest of the world.
South African innovators have created products and technologies that have revolutionized the way we view and interpret the world, many of which have been considered breakthroughs in various industries. Read more about some of these innovations and the stories behind them.
Recent inventions from the minds of South African entrepreneurs are simplifying everyday activities and processes while making life more enjoyable. See how these inventions are raising the bar for innovation and improving business processes as well as everyday experiences.
The “10th Province”—which describes the loyal South African diaspora—is positioned to tip the scales for a positive South African future, and is already being referenced by its finance minister as a strategic asset. Just last week, one of the brightest of the expat community’s galaxy of business stars, Roelof Botha, was elevated to the helm of the world’s most famous venture capital firm, Sequoia Capital, and immediately named as a new “flagbearer for . . . the Tenth Province” by BizNews. While some traditional overseas chambers and clubs have seen their advocacy weaken, organizations that are actively leveraging the contact books and influence of the diaspora include Brand South… Read more »