“Young people are capable, when aroused, of bringing down the towers of oppression and raising the banners of freedom.” ~ Nelson Mandela ~
In June we celebrated Youth month, commemorating Youth Day on 16 June; and this month, for Mandela Month, we are asked to dedicate 67 minutes to a good cause on Nelson Mandela’s birthday on 18 July. In this spirit, we bring you a feature on a youth who has taken the sentiment quoted above and made it his reality. For Boitumelo Tsoai, Mandela's message related to possible unemployment, and the quest for economic freedom.
Few people have the means to buy a franchise cash or to finance the working capital out of their own pocket - most will approach their bank as a finance partner. From the Bank's point of view, and in terms of assessing our risk, we will take steps to evaluate whether the franchise you want to buy is reputable, which will also help you with your pre-buying investigations.
What the Bank will need from you
The Standard Bank Young Talent Team is celebrating their recent successes at The SAGEA Employer Awards 2015. Being voted the employer of choice in the Commercial & Retail Banking sector and second runner up in the Investment Banking sector is a true testament to the commitment that the Standard Bank puts into sourcing and developing South Africa’s top graduates. A complete list of accolades include:
· Voted number 1 in the Retail and Commercial Banking Employer of Choice category
· Voted number 3 in the Investment Banking Employer of Choice category