Author Archives: Roche Mamabolo

About Roche Mamabolo

Entrepreneur, Author, Dad. Passionate about Innovation and Creativity, Books, Poetry, Traveling, Theatre, Art, Music.

StartUp Tip #7: Spend some quiet time

If you wake up chasing the morning because you woke up late, you’ll always be in a rush mode the entire day. The first 10 minutes of how you start your day determines how you spend the next 10 hours … Continue reading

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StartUp Tip #6: Losers have goals, winners have systems

StartUp Tip #6: Losers have goals, winners have systems

Focus your mind on “systems” instead of “goals.”

This involves choosing projects and habits that, even if they result in “failure” in the eyes of the outside world, give you transferable skills or relationships. Continue reading

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StartUp Tip #5: Make your bed

Start-Up Tip #5: Make your bed

If you make your bed every morning, you will have accomplished the first task of the day.

It will give you a small sense of pride, and it will encourage you to do another task and another and another. Continue reading

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StartUp Tip #4: There are no super heroes

Start-Up Tip #4: There are no super heroes

The superheroes you have in your mind [idols, titans, billionaiers, etc] are nearly all walking flaws who have maximized 1 or 2 strengths.

Humans are imperfect creatures. Continue reading

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StartUp Tip #3: Adopt a producer mindset

Start-Up Tip #3: Adopt a producer mindset

When was the last time you created something?

Wrote something from a blank page?

Drew something from a blank canvas? Continue reading

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StartUp Tip #2: Begin with the heart

Appeal first to your customer’s heart and you will have a customer for life.

We live in a product flogging world.

Products are pushed at us. Technology rains down on us through mass communications.

We are bombarded with adverts, billboards, tweets, text messages, tv ads, newspaper ads, everywhere you look is adverts. Continue reading

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Patience: for growth, impatience for profitability

Entrepreneurs obsess with growing big. They obsess with the number of users, number of sign-ups, number of registrations, number of followers, number of branches all over the country or continent. They adopt the attitude of “If we build it, they … Continue reading

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Patience: Show up, do the work, and go home

Show up, do the work, and go home. That blue collar work ethic married to indomitable will. It is that simple. Nothing interferes. Nothing can sway you from your purpose. Once the decision is made to adopt a patience approach, … Continue reading

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Patience: Building a business

We all get frustrated. I’m particularly prone to frustration when I see little or no progress after several weeks of working on something new. Dealing with the temporary frustration of not making progress is an integral part of the path … Continue reading

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The 4th Annual StartUp Revolution: Innovation and Entrepreneurship Workshop

The StartUp Revolution: IE Workshop (Innovation and Entrepreneurship) is our 4th Annual Entrepreneurship Workshop. Last year we hosted 20 exceptional entrepreneurs and thought-leaders. The content changes and is updated every year, if you attended the previous workshops, even more reasons … Continue reading

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