Fix Forward Profile: Jenna Ohlson

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Cape Town - In the latest of our entrepreneur profiles, Fix Forward is proud to introduce Jenna Ohlson - one of the first woman to join our ever-growing team of skilled trade professionals. Jenna took time out of her very busy schedule to answer…

Fix Forward Tradesman Profile: Kevin Fortune

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CAPE TOWN -  At Fix Forward, the main driving force behind everything we do is empowering entrepreneurs so that they in turn empower both themselves and their communities.  With most of our tradesmen originating from communities that…

2018: The Year Ahead for Fix Forward

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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 to ensure that…

Fix Forward's E-Learning Program: Part 2

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CAPE TOWN - Following on from Fix Forward's E-Learning Program: Part 1, in this final post of the mini-series we meet Anack Amini and John Hopley, two tradesmen who have recently completed their e-learning modules and workshops, and chat to…

Fix Forward's E-Learning Program: Part 1

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CAPE TOWN - In part one of two in a series focusing on Fix Forward's entrepreneur development programme, we chat to our Operations Coordinator Armien Harris. A vital part of our business, Armien is responsible for recruiting tradesmen, providing…

Catching Up With Kingstone - Fix Forward's Longest Partnering Tradesman 

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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…

Carpenter Masonele's Fix Forward Inspired Revival

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CAPE TOWN - As we continue to grow and improve, we regularly check in with both past clients and current tradesmen to get their feedback on their experiences working with Fix Forward. This time, it was the turn of Fix Forward carpenter Masonela…

Tradesmen Required - Refer Someone Today

As we continue to expand here at Fix Forward, we need to grow our team of tradesmen to deal with an increase in demand. And that's where you fit in! We're looking for skilled tradesmen from low-income areas so that we can empower them to be…

#FixForwardFix - Weatherproofing Your Home

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As the rainy season approaches, a little forward planning can go a long way to preventing any water damage in your home. In the latest of our #FixForwardFix series, we chatted to a Fix Forward carpenter of four years, Linda Madube-Dube, and…

How the Fix Forward Application Process Works

As the Fix Forward brand continues to go from strength to strength, we're getting a lot of enquiries from professional tradesmen interested in joining us. Our application assessment is quite the process, so we thought that we'd break it down…