The co-founder of Khaltsha Cycles outlines how he set up an enterprise that teaches disconnected communities the joy of riding bicycles.Tuck In
Sindile Mavundla is the CEO and founder of Khaltsha Cycles, one of the more innovative new community startups in Africa. Sindile is running the organisation as a business, but is determined to change the way people think about transport and its potential impact on health and the environment.
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1 - What Is A Social Entrepreneur?
2 - What Is The Impact You're Trying To Make With Khaltsha Cycles?
3 - How Did You Manage To Get Funding For Your Idea?
4 - What Is Your Business Plan For Khaltsha Cycles?
5 - What Is The Biggest Challenge You're Facing In Starting Your New Business?
6 - What Advice Do You Have For Entrepreneurs Who Are Struggling To Start Their New Business?
7 - What Mistakes Have You Made Along Your Journey?
8 - How Important Are Partnerships To A Social Entrepreneur Business?
9 - How Do You Attract The Right Partners?
10 - What Inspired You To Start A Social Impact Business?
About This Recipe
Entrepreneurship is not just about making money. If it's done right, your business will have a significant social impact. We spoke to Sindile Mavundla who went off the beaten track to start an enterprise that would change a world he knew - transportation. Instead of taking buses and taxis, Sindile's aim is to introduce South African communities to the joy of bike-riding. In this fascinating recipe, Sindile talks about purpose, passion and partners - and reveals the ingredients that are making his startup move fast.
What You'll Learn
In this recipe, Sindile, CEO and founder of Khaltsha Cycles takes us through the importance of being a social entrepreneur as well as the importance of aligning yourself with partners, specifically partners who share the same goals and visions as you do. This recipe is for anybody who wants to not only be an entrepreneur but an entrepreneur that makes a difference for their community, as well as for those who have started a new business that requires partnerships.
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