2018-10-17 14:51 Flat fees give Naked the edge A new approach addresses the negative reputation of the insurance industry.
2018-10-10 11:23 How to deal with cannabis in the workplace South Africa has joined the ranks of many other countries in legalising cannabis for personal use. It is, however, an intoxicating substance and employers should have clear policies on the use of ...
2018-10-08 11:00 Quiz #201: 8 - 15 October We’re giving away a copy of To Survive and Succeed by Khusta Jack. For your chance to win, complete our latest quiz.
2018-09-28 11:16 Ford beefs up its baby SUV Ford’s facelifted EcoSport comes with significant improvements, generous standard offerings, bolstered safety and unexpected gravel competence.
2018-09-27 10:35 Managing a remote workforce Being office bound is no longer a given and allowing employees to work remotely can prove beneficial. It does, however, require active management to ensure the arrangement works for everyone.

The Steinhoff story that Markus Jooste left untold 2018-09-25 13:59 During his recent appearance in Parliament, former CEO of Steinhoff, Markus Jooste, said that he had lost R3bnwith the implosion of the company’s share price. But this number should be put into c ...
Quiz #200: 24 Sep - 1 Oct 2018-09-19 10:24 We are giving away a copy of “Poacher: Confessions from the Abalone Underworld”. For your chance to win, complete our latest quiz.
How corporates keep their hands clean 2018-09-14 11:13 Despite spectacular leaks of documents detailing the scale of the use of tax havens in the past couple of years, there appears to be little will on the part of governments to crack down on the se ...
The Uber for deliveries 2018-09-14 10:53 A Gauteng transport company is disrupting the delivery market by combining old-fashioned service delivery with new-era online sales.
How to think outside the box 2018-09-13 14:21 When it comes to problem-solving and decision-making, we need to engage in critical thinking. But, more often than not, we are operating in ‘automatic mode’. So how do we rewire our thought process?
Quiz #199: 10 - 17 September 2018-09-09 15:30 We’re giving away a copy of 'Vusi: Business & Life Lessons from a Black Dragon'. For a chance to win this book, complete our latest quiz.

The luxury of brand power

Oct 18 2018 08:51

Powerful, established brands like Cartier have immense pricing power. Owning a share in such luxury companies can be great for your portfolio, writes investment expert Simon Brown.

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