Risks and opportunity — entrepreneurs know how to deal with them
An MBA course should try to cultivate the mind-set needed for success in business, says school’s head
Entrepreneurs can be the lifeblood of the SA economy, says Randall Jonas, director of the Nelson Mandela University (NMU) Business School. At a time when millions of people have lost their jobs because of Covid-19, he says SA has never been more in need of risk-takers with the ability to create employment.
True entrepreneurs are “guerrillas by nature”, he says. “When they see an opportunity, they go out and seize it”...