9 ways to keep your business insurance costs in check in 2019

Having adequate short-term business insurance in place can be a game-changer for SMMEs to weather any unexpected financial storms… but how do you keep these costs in check?

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Keeping tabs on SMME tax

Small businesses are the foundation of South Africa’s economy, but if they don’t have their tax affairs on point they could be heading for disaster.

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Knowing your market

Andrew MacKenzie, the Managing Director of Boomtown creative agency, says that the digital world is putting pressure on businesses to use their marketing spend more strategically than ever before.

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Build your tribe

“Successful entrepreneurs and leaders create the outcomes they desire, by surrounding themselves with like-minded people and those working towards the same goal. It’s their ‘tribe’ but how do you create […]

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Lack of diversity in STEM throttling economic growth

The under-representation of women within STEM fields around the globe is severely hampering the spread of diverse thinking, with the engineering sector offering huge opportunities for women to make their […]

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Future Kings call for young men to ‘man up’

The KwaZulu-Natal Cricket Union and the Future Kingsinitiative have joined forces to encourage young men to be the best version of themselves through their actions and taking responsibility in their […]

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Beating our own drums

Before we bang the drums to draw foreign investors into South Africa, we first need to slap the leather to get South Africans all dancing to the same beat, writes […]

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Alanya: a traveller’s guide

A breathtaking resort town on Turkey’s central Mediterranean coast (aka the Turkish Riviera), Alanya should be high on any traveller’s To Do List, writes Marion Kate.

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Black Friday Spikes Turnover for SMEs

Even though it is tempting to relegate Black Friday as just another marketing gimmick, the reality is that it signifies the start of a month-long consumer spending frenzy that significantly […]

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More to keeping top staff than just top dollar

Having great staff is key to the success of any organisation, but no longer does the best talent gravitate towards the biggest paycheque, writes Steven Nathan, 10X Investments founder and CEO. […]

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Tourism’s time in the spotlight at WTM Africa 2018

Exhibitors from 45 countries enjoyed the attention of 7 500 attendees at World Travel Market Africa 2018, which took place mid-April at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, writes Danny […]

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LOVE OR MONEY THE DRIVER OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP?

Entrepreneurs are not merely money hungry and wanting to be the boss, a study found conducted by David Krige, MBA graduate of the University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB) and […]

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