Does passion lead to burn-out?


To have passion for what you do is good for business! Or is it? Recent psychological research suggests that some forms of passion may be detrimental, writes Scott Barry Kaufman of New York University in a Harvard Business Review article. He refers to two “flavours” of passion: harmonious and obsessive, and how it relates to […]

How to Start an Entrepreneurial Revolution

Cape Town needs 30 new high growth entrepreneurs each year to reach the tipping point towards an entrepreneurial revolution, says Daniel Isenberg, Professor of Management Practice at Babson College where he has established the Babson Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Project. He spoke at the Cape Town Entrepreneurship Week last week about his findings, as described in his […]