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2018: The Year Ahead for Fix Forward

CAPE TOWN – While 2017 was an incredible year for Fix Forward and our tradesmen, we’re looking ever forward and preparing for an even bigger 2018. With several key milestones on the horizon, the Fix Forward team are working hard…

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Fix Forward Takes on Large Projects – Part 1

CAPE TOWN – After years successfully refining our tradesman development programme and platform, Fix Forward is proud to announce that we are now able to offer on-site project management services for large projects. With professional project manager Armien Harris at…

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Catching Up With Kingstone – Fix Forward’s Longest Partnering Tradesman¬†

CAPE TOWN – As Fix Forward continues to grow and expand, the relationships we have with our tradesmen become ever more important. We pride ourselves on delivering a quality service, as well as encouraging entrepreneurship, and we could not do…

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Categories: Entrepreneur | Job Creation
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10 Questions for Fix Forward Founder – Joshua Cox

CAPE TOWN – With the first half 2017 already behind us, Fix Forward saw tremendous growth and development both in the company and its tradesmen. As the business continues to go from strength to strength, we thought it was the…

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Categories: Entrepreneur | Social Change
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Herbert Makamba’s Painting Hits New Heights

CAPE TOWN – One of Fix Forward’s most highly-rated tradesmen, painter Herbert Makamba recently wrapped up work for yet another satisfied client in the Cape Town CBD. We sat down with him recently to find out what’s been happening since…

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Shepherd Mtyatya & The Fix Forward Model

As Fix Forward continues to grow and empower entrepreneurs in the construction industry, we often stop to reflect on our past to critically examine how our model is impacting the lives and businesses of the tradesmen and women in our…

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No More Scary Renovation Stories

Any wonder the building industry has such a shocking reputation: everyone these days seems to have a horror story about a renovation project or home build that has gone terribly wrong. If it wasn’t you personally, the chances are good…

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Josh Cox: On Becoming a Social Entrepreneur

Here Josh Cox, founding director of FIX FORWARD, describes his life trajectory exploring three situations, challenges and personal and/or professional achievements that he feels have contributed to him being who and where he is today, and to enabling him to develop the concept for FIX FORWARD.

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