“There is no passion to be found playing small — in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.” – Nelson Mandela
“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” – Marcel Proust
“The difficulty lies, not in the new ideas, but in escaping from the old ones.” – John Maynard Keynes
Frank Magwegwe is an entrepreneur, financial wellness expert, philanthropist, and business speaker whose work has been recognized by many esteemed organization. A lifelong learner, Frank is reading for his doctorate in financial planning at Kansas State University.
Over the past 25 years, Frank has travelled a fascinating journey “from the streets to the boardroom; Harvard Business School and Beyond.” It all started with hope and big dreams while running his first business – selling fruit and vegetables at the corner of Plein & Wanderers Streets in downtown Johannesburg.
Frank has been actively involved in the financial services industry in South Africa for nearly 20 years and has development extensive knowledge of asset management, wealth management, retail insurance, financial planning and investment banking. Frank has over 10 years of general management experience in financial services, mainly with Investment Solutions and Momentum. Prior to his general management career, Frank was a quantitative “quants” analyst, risk manager and equity derivatives trader. The financial services bug bit when he started his career with Liberty Asset Management.
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What is your money mindset? A mindset is defined as a set of attitudes and beliefs that affect one’s behaviour. So what’s a money mindset? Simply, it’s your money belief system. Common money beliefs can be uncovered by completing this statement: ‘Money is…’ Here are...read more
From history, we now know that millions across the globe commit themselves with atypical vigour to achieving their goals, such as losing weight, finding more happiness, eating more healthfully, quitting smoking, obtaining a better education, changing jobs and better...read more
Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol is probably his most famous book. The book hit the shops 173 years ago on December 19, 1843, and sold out in three days. In this classic tale, Ebenezer Scrooge left behind his miserly ways and transformed into a joyful, compassionate...read more