Launched on 26 February 2015, the 20-minute 'One Rand Man' documentary, interspersed with insights and observations by Sanlam and other experts, as well as documentation on the lessons learned in last year's social experiment, will now be made available to schools, as well as financial advisers who want to educate their clients.
1 Mar 2015 09:02
Key questions in SME Survey 2015 are, 'how well are SMEs coping with technology and what mechanisms are they using?' This is critical at a time when technology tools ranging from email to social media are becoming more complex rather than simpler and many small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are struggling to cope with the rapid pace of change.
28 Feb 2015 08:17
By Gordon Barker 27 Feb 2015 15:30
With all the successes of the Internet and globalisation, the dream was once for a global village of freely communicating, distance-trading world citizens.
By Ian Henderson 27 Feb 2015 15:22
On Thursday, 26 February 2015, Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show host Warren Harding (@bizWazza) has packed the hour long show with four guests. We were joined via Skype by Koo Govender, VWV Group Chief Executive Officer, following the launch and graduation of 25 students from the Phakama Women's Academy.
27 Feb 2015 12:57
Abraham Maslow's hierarchy of needs is a theory in psychology which ranks the importance of human needs and wants. My question is... surely in this day and age, Wi-Fi, as an enabler, is just as important as belonging and self-actualisation?
At the conclusion of strategy sessions we identify objectives and allocate responsibilities with timelines. It's all very clear. But why then has it been found that strategy execution is the number one challenge facing global CEOs - even more important than innovation and geopolitical stability? A recent article in the Harvard Business Review alludes to the reasons why. In an (ongoing) study of 8,000 managers in 250 companies spanning a period of nine years, we find out that our most logical assumptions about why strategy execution fails are just plain wrong. 
By Sid Peimer 26 Feb 2015 06:17
The advances in technology, economic pressures and shifting cultural norms have resulted in consumers looking for cheaper goods and more convenient ways of accessing them. New models of personal ownership are gaining attention in many industries based on the idea that people are increasingly interested in consuming and paying for temporary or limited access to goods and services, rather than purchasing them outright.
25 Feb 2015 07:59
Sophie Baker of Biz4Afrika speaks to Casson Media, experts in search engine optimisation (SEO) and web design, to get their tips on how your small business can and should make use of SEO...
By Sophie Baker 24 Feb 2015 08:00
The annual Design Indaba Expo is South Africa's showcase of high-end African design, exhibiting the wares of all the design sectors under one roof.
23 Feb 2015 10:09