Fun Parenting

Quality parenting that is fun, writes Justine Jowell. Holidays are coming! And for many of us, we will finally have a bit more time to spend at home and with friends. It is also great to spend time with our own families and children. Without much expense or effort,...
LOOKING BACK

LOOKING BACK

What a year it’s been for our SmartStart clubs, notes Nthabi Mofokeng! It’s been a great year of learning and improving while we build to scale. We believe that it can only get better and better with time. Competition highlights this year included: • A successful...
Great Club Coaches

Great Club Coaches

By Kgomotso Faith Mangolela SMARTSTART COACH OF THE YEAR Nomcebo Sithole and Fezeka Dlamini joined SmartStart in 2015 and 2017 respectively. They are both coaches for Letcee, in Greytown and were jointly awarded the title of Coach of the Year for 2018. They received...
Meaningful Partnerships

Meaningful Partnerships

By Funie Rabambi In September, employees from Anglo American and De Beers made a big difference in the life of one of our SmartStarters. They spent a full day with Ntombizodwa Nesta Nkosi, a SmartStarter based in Mdeni, Soweto, volunteering their time as part of The...
Grace talks SmartStart success

Grace talks SmartStart success

GRACE MATLHAPE REFLECTS ON A SUCCESSFUL JOURNEY TAKEN BY SMARTSTART IN 2018, writes Khathutshelo Nedombeloni. GROWING SUCCESSES This year SmartStart increased the number of franchisees from 2,000 to more than 3,800, recruited four more franchisors after a thorough...