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Sukuma Relief Programme applications temporary closed
Sukuma Relief Programme applications temporary closed

The application platform for the Sukuma Relief Programme is temporarily closed as a result of the high volumes of applications...

1 day ago

#LockdownAdvice: Building an opportunity matrix
#LockdownAdvice: Building an opportunity matrix

The scale of the national Covid-19 lockdown is unprecedented in living memory. As entrepreneurs, we need to be making the right decisions for right now...

By Allon Raiz 3 Apr 2020

Green Outcomes Fund launched to grow green SMMEs
Green Outcomes Fund launched to grow green SMMEs

The Green Outcomes Fund (GOF) is a first of its kind structure, which incentivises local South African fund managers to increase investment in green SMMEs...

18 hours ago

Rebuilding the post-pandemic economy
Rebuilding the post-pandemic economy

The Covid-19 pandemic is set to realign the world's social and economic structure...

1 day ago

Navigate through lockdown with LifeCheq
Navigate through lockdown with LifeCheq

With week two into the national lockdown in South Africa, many of us are worried about the impact of the coronavirus...

1 day ago

Leading with humility in a time of crisis
Leading with humility in a time of crisis

Companies working remotely during the nationwide lockdown will need to place a huge amount of faith in their employees' abilities to deliver on their mandates...

1 day ago

MEST Africa Challenge now open
MEST Africa Challenge now open

The MEST Africa Challenge returns for its third year, offering up to $50,000 in equity investment for startups...

3 Apr 2020

7 tips to choosing an executive business coach
7 tips to choosing an executive business coach

Choosing an executive business coach can be very expensive especially when things don't work out...

By Jeff Lomey 3 Apr 2020

Keeping company culture alive in a time of coronavirus
Keeping company culture alive in a time of coronavirus

For many companies, the coronavirus outbreak has been their first real experience of remote working...

By Marno Boshoff 3 Apr 2020

What does life after lockdown look like for business?
What does life after lockdown look like for business?

The global Covid-19 pandemic has made its presence felt in South African retail and consumer-focused businesses...

3 Apr 2020

#CandidConversations with Nadine von Moltke-Todd
#CandidConversations with Nadine von Moltke-Todd

Fifteen years ago Nadine von Moltke-Todd did not think she would ever get a chance to write for a living until someone gave her a chance...

2 Apr 2020

How entrepreneurs can handle the effects of Covid-19
How entrepreneurs can handle the effects of Covid-19

Many business owners and entrepreneurs are worried about the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic and... they should be...

By Papa and Hetty Boachie-Yiadom 2 Apr 2020

Covid-19 is a game changer for the private equity industry
Covid-19 is a game changer for the private equity industry

South Africa started 2020 on the ropes with economists generally expecting the annual GDP growth to be below 1%...

By Nicole Paige, Michael Denenga and Ashford Nyatsumba 2 Apr 2020

Digemy launches gamified Covid-19 learning platform
Digemy launches gamified Covid-19 learning platform

South African-based edtech startup, Digemy, has launched a gamified, data-light e-learning platform to educate the continent on Covid-19...

1 Apr 2020

Free Covid-19 monitoring tool for businesses
Free Covid-19 monitoring tool for businesses

The Social Collective has created a free platform to assist South African companies more accurately track indicators of Covid-19 at the workplace...

1 Apr 2020

#LockdownAdvice: Get to rational quickly
#LockdownAdvice: Get to rational quickly

The scale of the national Covid-19 lockdown is unprecedented in living memory. The repercussions - personal, professional, national and international - will reverberate for years to come...

By Allon Raiz 31 Mar 2020

Innovation is key for SMEs
Innovation is key for SMEs

The evolving Covid-19 situation is changing the way most businesses are operating in South Africa...

31 Mar 2020

Practice self-care while working from home
Practice self-care while working from home

Focusing on physical, mental, and emotional health, during a national lockdown, is a must...

By Rebecca Greier Horton 30 Mar 2020

It's time to grab the opportunities
It's time to grab the opportunities

The nature of the world we live in is that we are surrounded by threats and opportunities. Today we are faced with multiple new threats...

By Jake Shepherd 30 Mar 2020

Productive tips and tricks for remote working
Productive tips and tricks for remote working

No one could have anticipated the technological impact a pandemic like Covid-19 would cause as workers become more reliant on technology more than ever...

By Martin Zugec 30 Mar 2020

Tips from founders of successful small businesses
Tips from founders of successful small businesses

As failing South African parastatals continue to put huge pressure on the economy and negative international sentiment makes corporate investors nervous...

30 Mar 2020

How entrepreneurs can stay afloat during the coronavirus pandemic
How entrepreneurs can stay afloat during the coronavirus pandemic

It is often said that the elderly and those with impaired immune systems are most at risk due to Covid-19, but small businesses are just as vulnerable...

30 Mar 2020

R200m set aside for entrepreneurs to fight Covid-19
R200m set aside for entrepreneurs to fight Covid-19

As South Africa enters the nation-wide lockdown, black entrepreneurs can look forward to funding of between R500,000 and R10 million in concessionary loans...

30 Mar 2020

The shot in the arm that global business actually needed
The shot in the arm that global business actually needed

Could this be the moment when traditional business takes action and combats the current Covid-19 crisis by revising current or dusting off archived business cases?

By Eshmael Mpabanga 27 Mar 2020

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Remote meetings? What's the best way to connect?

Working from home has become a necessity to help flatten the curve...

27 Mar 2020

#LockdownSA: Guide to working remotely
#LockdownSA: Guide to working remotely

For many businesses in South Africa, the coronavirus poses a massive threat. Remote and mobile working isn't particularly common...

25 Mar 2020

13 security controls for SMEs and cybercrime
13 security controls for SMEs and cybercrime

SMEs are the perfect victims for cybercrime. Focused on getting their businesses off the ground, they are oblivious of the vast amounts of data they're accumulating...

25 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

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