Shan Radcliffe
#InnovationMonth: Providing professional business advice to SMEs, all under one umbrella

#InnovationMonth: Providing professional business advice to SMEs, all under one umbrella[Shan Radcliffe] The newly launched First Business Wellness Association is an innovative service aimed at making life for SMEs a little easier by offering access to a network of necessary business services they may not otherwise be able to afford...

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Kyle Cowan
Transnet set to ditch 8,000 jobs

Transnet set to ditch 8,000 jobs[Kyle Cowan] More than 8,000 jobs are on the line at state-owned rail company Transnet, where management is believed to be mooting a second round of retrenchments this year...

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Shan Radcliffe
Constructing millennial growth on old-school family values

Constructing millennial growth on old-school family values[Shan Radcliffe] As companies grow from small, often family-owned enterprises to larger operations, it's easy to lose the original company values upon which the business was founded. GVK-Siya Zama, however, has sought to hold onto these values...

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Boris Dzhingarov
The two main ways to prioritise projects - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] The main goal of project portfolio management (PPM) is to select a set of projects for your team to work on that maximises both profitability and efficiency...

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Boris Dzhingarov
Help your business by improving lone worker safety - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] Employers should especially focus on the plight of workers who work alone because that's an inherently more dangerous situation...

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Shan Radcliffe
#WomensMonth: Bitten by the enterprising Bugz

#WomensMonth: Bitten by the enterprising Bugz[Shan Radcliffe] This Women's Month, the entrepreneurial genius behind Bugz Playpark, Lise Liebenberg, talks to us about early childhood development beyond the classroom, and running your own business...

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Shan Radcliffe
#CSIMonth: Stop in for a little Khof & Khuk

#CSIMonth: Stop in for a little Khof & Khuk[Shan Radcliffe] Thato Mafokoane doesn't just want to run his own bakery. No, Khof & Khuk in Nellmapius, Pretoria, is much more than that...

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Shan Radcliffe
Getting a head start with Shivad Singh

Getting a head start with Shivad Singh[Shan Radcliffe] Shivad Singh may only be 22 years old, but this ambitious UCT graduate has probably achieved more in the past two short years than many achieve in a lifetime...

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Boris Dzhingarov
Five tips to leverage neuroscience as your secret success weapon - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] Why aren't we leveraging neuroscience to increase productivity, and to reduce overwhelm and burnout? Why do we insist on rigid schedules, long hours, and other things that work against us?...

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Boris Dzhingarov
The five steps to take before writing your business plan - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] When you have an idea for a business, it's natural to get excited and want to launch as soon as possible. However, it's better to take a step back and calmly consider what lies ahead...

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Shan Radcliffe
Employ me!

Employ me![Shan Radcliffe] Whitney Jacobs, a 29-year-old social innovator from Port Elizabeth, is no stranger to the business world. She first founded Fusion at 18...

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Ryan Ravens
How Enterprise and Supplier Development can boost SMMEs

How Enterprise and Supplier Development can boost SMMEs[Ryan Ravens] Enterprise and Supplier Development (ESD) has been identified by corporates as a key pressure point, primarily because of ESD being recognised as one of three priority elements in the amended B-BBEE scorecard, which came into effect in 2015...

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Boris Dzhingarov
What experienced entrepreneurs have to say about workplace productivity - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] There is no one winning formula when it comes to improving workplace productivity. However, experienced managers know what works and what doesn't...

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Liane McGowan
Spending on employee engagement pays dividends

Spending on employee engagement pays dividends[Liane McGowan] Generally, happier employees are more focused and productive, leading to better performance and improving the bottom line. The question remains, how can this be achieved...?

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Managing workplace stress as year draws to close

Managing workplace stress as year draws to close[Lyndy van den Barselaar] As businesses look to reach year-end targets, white-collar employee stress levels rise, which must be managed for both employee wellness and business performance...

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Boris Dzhingarov
Team-building activities to increase employee motivation - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] You can only guarantee work productivity when employees can work together in an appropriate way. Those teams that do work together manage to be more efficient and become truly passionate about business success...

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Boris Dzhingarov
Five success strategies you forgot to implement in your business - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] As more people ditch the stressful nine to five work life in search of more freedom and self-empowerment, they're following in the footsteps of their mentors...

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Shan Radcliffe
#YouthMonth: Instilling life skills, R2 at a time

#YouthMonth: Instilling life skills, R2 at a time[Shan Radcliffe] Academics and learning hard skills makes up only one part of the education process. These days, many jobs require soft skills not readily taught in the classroom. Randy Mampuru tells us about Kidz Hub, and how they are teaching kids commitment, consistency and sacrifice...

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Charles Mburugu
How to enhance teamwork in the workplace

How to enhance teamwork in the workplace[Charles Mburugu] Whether in sports or in the workplace, it is a fact that team efforts are usually more effective than individual efforts. Poor teamwork results in low morale, loss of productivity, absence of trust, higher expenses and lost revenue.

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Boris Dzhingarov
The hunt for cheaper office supplies is worth the effort - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] It's easy to overlook savings opportunities in a business. This is especially true of the supplies that you use day in and day out...

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