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Small business to benefit from coronavirus relief fund

Mar 19 2020 21:51

A Debt Relief Fund is on the horizon to assist small businesses impacted by the novel coronavirus, the Department of Small Business Development announced on Thursday.

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Roadshow showcases Dubai opportunities for SA businesses

Mar 11 2020 18:37

The Dubai Multi Commodities Centre will be hosting its international Made For Trade Live event in Johannesburg for the first time on March 18, 2020.


Adam sees a gap to streamline business processes

Jan 24 2020 15:29

Adam Shapiro co-founded two complimentary businesses - a SharePoint (Microsoft document management system) consultancy and a business which streamlines business processes.

Inside Entrepreneurship


Swartland Group: from small family-run business to powerful enterprise

Jan 28 2020 21:11

In nearly 70 years, a small family-run business has grown into a powerful enterprise and gleaned some potent lessons about the power of possibility and the human spirit.


Top honours for co-founder of SA school for startups

Feb 27 2020 18:27

Chris Hosken, co-founder and CEO of Startup School, wants to help entrepreneurs reverse the trend by providing access to a high standard of practical learning and mentorship – two things he says have made all the difference in his own career.


WATCH: South African sisters cut a niche in the diamond industry

Dec 21 2019 16:10

A love for diamonds and entrepreneurship drove two South African sisters to drop their careers as an investment banker and an optometrist. They now run one of the few women-owned diamond polishing businesses in the world.


Meet the man who built Amazon's delivery machine

Dec 21 2019 13:06

Shortly after being named Inc.’s global logistics chief in 2013, Dave Clark held a conference call with his new reports. During the meet-and-greet, according to a person on the call, Clark described his early-career habit of lurking in the shadows of Amazon warehouses and scoping out slackers he could fire, which earned him the nickname The Sniper.

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