Tonight is the re-launch of Herrie’s Business Forum. The name makes reference to ‘Herry Die (the) Strandloper’ a Khoisan trader who lived in the Cape at the time the Dutch settlers arrived on South African shores.
Herrie’s tribal name was “Autshimato” and he was well know for his bartering or trading skills. He was the first trader in the Western Cape and so It’s time for the first nation people to take up there responsibility and there rightfull place in all facets of life.
The purpose of tonights meeting is about empowering people to at least have some sort of business plan to submit.
One of the questions asked was: “Does your business address a social need?” Watch this space for a new breed of Social Entrepreneurs.