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Friends & Friction: The fat will clog your business arteries

Sep 24 2017 06:00

Sadly, too many people mistake fat for growth because they confuse activity with progress, says Muzi Kuzwayo.

In the news

New entrepreneur series looks at SA's elite

Sep 21 2017 20:24

The Mavericks is a new lifestyle entertainment series that looks at what happens when South Africa’s business elite pursue new dreams.


#EntrepreneurCorner: Why it's crucial that you pay yourself first

Sep 20 2017 14:37

A lot of entrepreneurs would argue that it's not possible to pay yourself first, but resident business coach and adviser Anton Ressel challengesthem on this in this week's #EntrepreneurCorner.


This is how new BEE rules on public procurement impact businesses

Sep 20 2017 11:10

While the legal rules governing preferential procurement schemes were originally very narrow, recent amendments have opened up new options for state bodies like SAA.

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More SMEs being liquidated

Sep 19 2017 19:57

SME indicators of distress, in particular the number of liquidations, are increasing, according to Ben Bierman, MD of Business Partners Limited.


#EntrepreneurCorner debuts: The funding conundrum

Sep 06 2017 15:22

Small business coach and mentor Anton Ressel talks funding in our inaugural weekly video show #EntrepreneurCorner.


From pressure to profit: Lessons from a latent entrepreneur

Sep 15 2017 17:13

Are entrepreneurs born or made? High-flying Cape-based entrepreneur Muriel Jansen suggests that it may be a bit of both.


Cultural exchange to Italy for local non-profit heroes

Sep 04 2017 19:29

The founding members of Ubuntu-Bethu non-profit oprganisation based in Samora Machel, Cape Town, have spent a month in Italy.

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Tips for SME start-ups

Sep 13 2017 20:54

Establishing a small business is the most rewarding – and challenging – career move you could make, says an expert at Sage Africa and the Middle East.


#EntrepreneurCorner: Make it easy to do business with you

Sep 13 2017 15:13

In this week's #EntrepreneurCorner, small business coach and adviser Anton Ressel discusses ways to make it easy to do business with you.

In the news

African women entrepreneurs heading to AWIEF conference in Cape Town

Sep 11 2017 19:08

AWIEF has its sights set on the economic empowerment of women, who, in its view, have historically been side-lined and disregarded in predominantly patriarchal and tribal societies.

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African women innovators, entrepreneurs to be honoured

Sep 08 2017 17:57

The inaugural Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum Awards will take place during the upcoming AWIEF Conference and Exhibition in Cape Town.


SAB entrepreneurship campaign to create 10 000 jobs

Sep 04 2017 17:10

South African Breweries will help to create 10 000 jobs and increase opportunities for entrepreneurs to become part of its supply chain.


Black franchise owners shy away from sector

Sep 10 2017 06:01

The franchise industry has managed to grow amid difficult economic conditions, but has attracted fewer black franchise owners over the past year.


Yoco and that beaten-down eatery in the US

Sep 04 2017 13:11

CEO Katlego Maphai fondly shares how a run-down eatery in the US inspired the Yoco co-founders to bring an accessible mobile payment system for small businesses to SA.

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