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Demergers and unbundling can add real value to shareholders
Demergers and unbundling can add real value to shareholders

Mergers and acquisitions have long been a key means by which South African organisations have sought to unlock synergies...

By Zondi Nduli and Greg Rowan 3 Apr 2020

The power of partnerships
The power of partnerships

Collaboration and ecosystems are reshaping business relationships for long-term success and sustainability...

31 Mar 2020

#ImStaying Entrepreneur Movement launched
#ImStaying Entrepreneur Movement launched

#ImStaying NPC together with The Lions Den launched the #ImStaying Entrepreneur Movement...

24 Mar 2020

Covid-19 Small Business Relief Centre launched
Covid-19 Small Business Relief Centre launched

The Covid-19 Small Business Relief Centre has been launched by the National Small Business Chamber (NSBC)...

23 Mar 2020

Loot, AYO and Volt.Africa announce new SMME-focused online marketplace
Loot, AYO and Volt.Africa announce new SMME-focused online marketplace

A new online marketplace to help SMMEs access the growing digital retail sector in Africa will launch by the end of March...

4 Mar 2020

HP empowers women and entrepreneurs in Africa
HP empowers women and entrepreneurs in Africa

Elisabeth Moreno, vice president and managing director of HP Africa, elaborates on HP's efforts in cultivating entrepreneurship and women empowerment through technology...

By Imran Salie 18 Feb 2020

Factors to look for in a co-working space
Factors to look for in a co-working space

The co-working trend is here to stay and many entrepreneurs, as well as bigger corporations, are looking at moving into these shared office environments...

17 Feb 2020

Why your negotiations are doomed (and how to rescue them)
Why your negotiations are doomed (and how to rescue them)

Negotiators, even professional ones, make surprisingly many wrong decisions that doom negotiations that should have succeeded...

By Dr. Gleb Tsipursky 11 Feb 2020

Google Developers Space opens in Lagos
Google Developers Space opens in Lagos

Google launched its first Google Developers Space in Lagos, Nigeria...

30 Jan 2020

Q&A: Growing B2B technology businesses with SW7
Q&A: Growing B2B technology businesses with SW7

Technology companies have the opportunity to thrive as key players in the age of the digital revolution. With the agenda of the 4IR currently at the forefront in South Africa, the empowerment of small tech businesses is critical especially as they are the backbone of the economy...

By Evan-Lee Courie 22 Jan 2020

COSY programme aims to boost entrepreneurism, foster innovation
COSY programme aims to boost entrepreneurism, foster innovation

Growth of the entrepreneurial sector is key to addressing South Africa's unemployment crisis, especially amongst the youth...

20 Jan 2020

Global initiative aims to support female entrepreneurs
Global initiative aims to support female entrepreneurs

Africa Trade and Investment Global Summit (ATIGS) recently announced its collaboration with Global Sustainable Partnerships to spearhead the inaugural Women's Program Engagement Council (WPEC)...

16 Jan 2020

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Transparency - the first rule of thumb for boards in difficult times

When times are good, pop the champagne. When they're bad, really bad, open up and share the burden...

By Francois Schoeman 2 Jan 2020

Matt Putman, CEO of iKhokha.
SMEs can now also sell prepaid products and services digitally

Until recently, only larger retailers could sell consumers airtime, data and prepaid utility services digitally but now small business owners across South Africa have been empowered to start selling these products without any cash outlay...

27 Dec 2019

#EntrepreneurMonth: Insights into the SA female entrepreneur's journey in 2019
#EntrepreneurMonth: Insights into the SA female entrepreneur's journey in 2019

Attendees of the final Future Females founders' breakfast for the year were in for a treat, as the Cape Town Startup Week edition's speakers included serial entrepreneur Catherine Luckhoff, SweepSouth's Aisha Pandor, and Pichulik founder Katherine-Mary Pichulik. Here's what they shared about their entrepreneurial journeys thus far...

By Leigh Andrews 9 Dec 2019

#EntrepreneurMonth: Food For Mzansi, saluting the unsung heroes of SA agriculture
#EntrepreneurMonth: Food For Mzansi, saluting the unsung heroes of SA agriculture

Launched as a digital platform in November 2018, Food for Mzansi is on a mission to change the narrative of South Africa's agriculture industry...

By Robin Fredericks 3 Dec 2019

2019 South African Small Business Awards finalists
2019 South African Small Business Awards finalists

The NSBC in association with World Famous Events has announced South Africa's 'Top 20' for the 2019 South African Small Business Awards...

12 Nov 2019

Nestlé launches Regional Alliance for Youth in sub-Saharan Africa
Nestlé launches Regional Alliance for Youth in sub-Saharan Africa

Nestlé and its regional partners have joined forces to launch the Regional Alliance for Youth in sub-Saharan Africa to promote employability for young people...

4 Nov 2019

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Warehousing: A foundation for economic growth

Warehouses tend to be one of the most ignored elements of infrastructure and logistics, but are a fundamental part of the supply chain...

By Geoffrey White 1 Nov 2019

Social Enterprise World Forum, SAP partner in connecting organisations with technology, talent
Social Enterprise World Forum, SAP partner in connecting organisations with technology, talent

A major talking point at the recent Social Enterprise World Forum 2019 (SEWF) was the critical role social enterprises play in addressing many of the world's socio-economic challenges...

30 Oct 2019

OurCrowd and Toyota Tsusho announce strategic tech collaboration
OurCrowd and Toyota Tsusho announce strategic tech collaboration

OurCrowd and Toyota Tsusho have announced a new business and technology scouting partnership...

25 Oct 2019

4 Steps to negotiate your way to business success
4 Steps to negotiate your way to business success

As a manager or owner of a medium business, a large portion of your time each day will be taken up by negotiations...

By Gerhard Hartman 21 Oct 2019

#ImStaying announces partnership
#ImStaying announces partnership

What started as a simple video clip on Facebook has grown into one of the fastest-growing pages globally on Facebook...

18 Oct 2019

#StartupStory: Investmint connects business owners with investors
#StartupStory: Investmint connects business owners with investors

Run by two young entrepreneurs, Investmint is an online platform that connects businesses in need of loans with investors looking to invest by means of a loan...

By Evan-Lee Courie 17 Oct 2019

UWC partners with WearSA on fashion incubator store
UWC partners with WearSA on fashion incubator store

UWC has entered into a five-year agreement with WearSA that involves the launch of a retail clothing store at the Community and Health Sciences Faculty building in the Bellville CBD...

14 Oct 2019

Bridging the gender gap in tech
Bridging the gender gap in tech

Koo Govender, CEO for Dentsu Aegis Network SA, explains how the local launch of the Female Foundry will help bridge the gap in gender parity...

Issued by Dentsu Aegis Network 8 Oct 2019

Tech startup launches online digital training
Tech startup launches online digital training

Training provider People Solutions announced their partnership with Digemy, a tech startup based in Cape Town, to launch an online platform focussed on skills development...

8 Oct 2019

Primedia Outdoor and Menlyn Park Shopping Centre create new possibilities for local entrepreneurs in Tshwane
Primedia Outdoor and Menlyn Park Shopping Centre create new possibilities for local entrepreneurs in Tshwane

To celebrate local tourism attractions offered by the City of Tshwane, Primedia Outdoor and Menlyn Park Shopping Centre, in partnership with Tshwane Tourism Association, joined forces to host a four-day in-mall exhibition for the first time ever, running from 26-29 September 2019...

Issued by Primedia Outdoor 3 Oct 2019

NSBC releases 2018 National Small Business Survey
NSBC releases 2018 National Small Business Survey

The National Small Business Chamber (NSBC) has released the finding of the 2018 National Small Business Survey...

3 Oct 2019

Know your business inside out with a Biz Office
Know your business inside out with a Biz Office

New expectations of transparency and authenticity in business means things like organisational purpose, brand stories, how your company does things, what it believes in and what it stands for, can all play a part in how your company sees itself and how it is seen by others...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 2 Oct 2019

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