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#TRENDING: Will a robot take your job?

The disruption of work - from hiring, to new industries and the new skills required to remain relevant in the future - is going to be massive, says trend guru Dion Chang...

By Louise Marsland 16 May 2016

Winners of inaugural Total Startupper of the Year Award

Total South Africa hosted the South African leg of the first edition of the Total Challenge Startupper of the Year, awarding prizes of R1.2m, plus coaching and mentoring on 29 March 2016...

5 Apr 2016

Survey provides glimpse into the world of young entrepreneurs in Africa

The Entrepreneurship Survey is based on an emailed questionnaire answered by a selection of young entrepreneurs within the 15 to 25 age group, and located across the African continent...

29 Mar 2016

Campaign to help SMEs reach 1001 days

It is known that entrepreneurial businesses that make it to 1001 days (three years) are likely to succeed and thrive long term...

18 Mar 2016

Becoming a better entrepreneur requires foresight

Abraham Lincoln said, "Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe." His productivity secret was good preparation and using an effective tool for the task...

16 Mar 2016

MTN and Jumia launched entrepreneurship challenge across Africa

MTN, in partnership with the MTN Solution Space and Jumia, are proud to announce the launch of the MTN Entrepreneurship Challenge powered by Jumia...

19 Feb 2016

Bringing recruitment to NGOs in Africa

NGO Recruit Africa is a leading recruitment firm in the non-profit and development sector in Africa. Working with a wide range of clients, the agency aims to recruit across various sectors...

By Beverley Klein 2 Feb 2016

It's officially Design Month on Biz

Traditionally February is dedicated to all things design on Biz. This year we're rolling out the design theme, with a multi-industry Design Month feature on how design is influencing 20 sectors locally and globally...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 1 Feb 2016

Zimbabwe government workers vow to strike over late pay

Government workers in Zimbabwe vowed on Tuesday, 29 December, to go on strike in January after their salaries and annual bonuses were not paid in the latest sign of the country's economic woes...

31 Dec 2015

And now a strange graph from a creative. Merry Xmas

In the last month I have read countless blogs about the death of advertising. It has become fashionable to write about this...

By Damon Stapleton 30 Dec 2015

Economical metamorphisms: 2020

All over the world, mega organisation, institutions and government agencies are immersed in tackling the economical chaos. Unsolved mysteries must now be unraveled...

By Naseem Javed 23 Dec 2015

Should you be crowdfunding?

The number of people utilising crowdfunding platforms is growing and, according to Forbes Magazine, is estimated to surpass Venture Capital funding in 2016...

By Nokwazi Mzobe 5 Nov 2015

Motlekar BBQ Awards winners announced

The winners of the Motlekar Black Business Quarterly (BBQ) Awards were announced at an evening function late last week in Johannesburg...

5 Nov 2015

Barclays Africa launches third accelerator programme

Barclays Africa has launched Rise, a global start-up community pioneering financial services and unlocking Africa's potential. It allows Africa's innovators and start-ups the ability to scale their ideas in new markets following the launch...

6 Oct 2015

Online recruitment transformed in sub-Saharan Africa

The launch of WorkinAfrica is set to transform how online recruitment is done in sub-Saharan Africa...

2 Oct 2015

Vimal Shah: Entrepreneurship is everything

Entrepreneurship will always be the best thing to do in life because you learn to exist in a common market place where competition is rife, renowned mogul Vimal Shah has advised...

By Ngugi Mungai 14 Sep 2015

[Relentlessly Relevant] 1. Lessons on innovation from a Soweto street vendor

Take the off-ramp near Soweto, stop at just the right place, and you will meet a man who runs an unusual food stall. It isn't part of any retail chain you've ever heard of...

By Douglas Kruger 4 Sep 2015

MasterCard's Start Path Global opens to South African entrepreneurs

MasterCard's Start Path Global is a one-of-a kind six-month partnership programme for startups and entrepreneurs that are developing the next generation of breakthrough commerce solutions...

4 Sep 2015

Top apps to help your business

There is a mobile application for everything nowadays, from monitoring the amount of steps you take and perfecting your photos to tracking loadshedding and getting the latest news...

By Roane Swindon 27 Aug 2015

Safaricom Foundation launches a start-up fund

Safaricom Foundation has launched a start-up fund to raise seed capital for young entrepreneurs, the chairman Joseph Ogutu said yesterday.

By Richard Mungai 14 Aug 2015

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