Know who you want to be, where you want to be and by when you want to be that/there.
Devise a clear plan/path and make it known to yourself. Put your mouth where your heart is.
Imagination and Belief without Action is hopeless wishing. Dedicate your days to DOING!
A firm believer in the power of entrepreneurial thinking as a tool for driving positive social and economic change in Africa, Phenyo Mabokela, has dedicated his efforts to the participation in, contribution to and advocating for, of youth-led entrepreneurial activity in South Africa.
In 2017, he founded Bespoke Innovations (Pty) Ltd, a company commissioned to tackle the digital marketing and branding needs of South Africa's largest employers, SMMEs. The entity seeks to increase the access to excellent, innovative and relevant business branding and marketing solutions to emerging Startups and SMMEs within the country's ecosystem. The company has evolved over the past years, leaning more towards broader digital business solutions.
Phenyo Mabokela, is affectionately known to be an incredible speaker and inspirational leader. His ability to build strong connections with both intimate and large audiences in delivering his message has made him stand out as a memorable feature to any seminar, function and program he has been a part of.
Through engaging in both local & international engagements, Phenyo, delivers key insights around the themes of Online Personal Branding, Inclusive Innovation, Self-Leadership, Redefining Failure, and the power of Informal Learning.
Being a Multi-Award-Winning leader, Phenyo, has been privileged to lead various teams, organizations, and committees in the spheres of academics, community service and leadership development across South Africa.
By age 21, Phenyo Mabokela, already stood an Alumnus of the Young African Leaders Initiative, the McKinsey & Co University, the Investec Startup School, an Ex-Candidate Fellow of the Allan Gray Orbis Foundation and was recognized among "10 of the Finest" most employable individuals in South Africa at the 2019 ABSA Gradstar Awards.