A skills plan is only as good as the insight used in the audit
Where does a company go to find the best possible solution for its training needs? Continuing Education at University of Pretoria says planning is the key.
Crowdfunding a new source of income for CFOs
Crowdfunding is not only for SMEs, but also for CFOs who do not have the budget to finance all the projects that employees desire to engage in, shows a report.
Getting to grips with employment contracts
An effective, flexible and understandable employment contract is the basis of a good employee-employer relationship, says an expert.
Learning tough job of success
Emerging businesses must show a progressive spirit and must have a sound business plan, says the head of an incubator for small businesses.
Rapid growth in B2B e-commerce
Companies should not ignore the rapid growth in business-to-business e-commerce, says an expert.
7 ways to go from boss to leader
Many people view the words ‘boss’ and ‘leader’ as interchangeable – but they are vastly different.
Get help from outside
Six professional women in the Midlands have established a co-operative, the Business Skills Alliance, to offer business skills, support and training to small and medium enterprises.
CALCULATOR: See how many SMEs SA needs to create 11m jobs
Use the Endeavor jobs calculator to see what impact SMEs can have in meeting the National Development Plan target of creating 11 million jobs by 2030.
Data analytics help with collections
Data analytics can enhance collections and companies should start taking advantage of it, says Blake Group’s global head of sales Tracey Swart.