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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

Enter SAB Foundation's Social Innovation Awards 2020
Enter SAB Foundation's Social Innovation Awards 2020

Applications for the 10th annual SAB Foundation's Social Innovation and Disability Empowerment Awards will open on 24 February 2020...

17 Feb 2020

MultiChoice establishes Innovation Fund
MultiChoice establishes Innovation Fund

MultiChoice Group announced the establishment of the MultiChoice Innovation Fund...

5 hours ago

4 African finalists make the shortlist for Commonwealth Youth Awards 2020
4 African finalists make the shortlist for Commonwealth Youth Awards 2020

All 16 finalists will each receive a trophy, a certificate and £1,000 to expand the scope of their projects...

3 days ago

5 tips for business success
5 tips for business success

Serial entrepreneur, Ian Fuhr shares five tips for business success...

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

#StartupStory: Creating something from nothing
#StartupStory: Creating something from nothing

Cape Town-based startup, Creative Crafting Club is the brainchild of sisters, Christelle Janse van Rensburg and Stefanie de Wet...

By Evan-Lee Courie 14 Feb 2020

#StartupStory: Could Peers24 be our very own social media network?
#StartupStory: Could Peers24 be our very own social media network?

Developed in the backyard of South Africa, Peers24 is a social media network that focuses on value-driven content...

By Evan-Lee Courie 13 Feb 2020

GIBS/Walmart Research: Understanding the township entrepreneur
GIBS/Walmart Research: Understanding the township entrepreneur

A two-year programme, through generous grant funding support from the Walmart Foundation, has resulted in research that has lifted the veil on South Africa's township economies and the entrepreneurs who drive them...

Issued by Gordon Institute of Business Science 12 Feb 2020

Want to start a business? Start now!
Want to start a business? Start now!

Every day, across the country, men and women dream about starting their own businesses...

By Lisa Illingworth 12 Feb 2020

What's the missing ingredient for successful business?
What's the missing ingredient for successful business?

Hope is the ingredient that gets many startups and small businesses through the early stage battles...

By Eksteen de Waal 7 Feb 2020

How to turn your idea in to a startup
How to turn your idea in to a startup

What's the difference between an entrepreneur and having a boss for the rest of your career?

6 Feb 2020

Ncedo Ludada is improving the lives of the disabled
Ncedo Ludada is improving the lives of the disabled

Disabled people living in rural areas do not have easy access to prosthetics compared to their counterparts living in urban areas...

By Terrena Rathanlall 6 Feb 2020

Learn how to invest in early-stage startups
Learn how to invest in early-stage startups

The Department of Economic Development and Tourism (DEDAT) has launched an early-stage startup investment online course in February 2020...

5 Feb 2020

Using tech for socio-economic prosperity
Using tech for socio-economic prosperity

Technology is more than just a tool designed to make things go faster. It's a lever that can be used to improve the human condition through innovation...

4 Feb 2020

8 small business trends for 2020
8 small business trends for 2020

What trends can you implement into your business to be the leader of the pack?

3 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

How to win on social media in 2020
How to win on social media in 2020

Most businesses understand the impact that social media can have on their business and are keen to increase engagement, generate leads and increase brand awareness. But, are they winning?...

By Jacqueline Raw 29 Jan 2020

How to supercharge your e-commerce sales
How to supercharge your e-commerce sales

E-commerce offers its practitioners a lot of advantages over traditional brick-and-mortar stores...

By Tanja Lategan 24 Jan 2020

7 lessons for new entrepreneurs in 2020
7 lessons for new entrepreneurs in 2020

Dr John Demartini unpacks some important lessons that new entrepreneurs would be wise to take into the new year...

By Dr John Demartini 23 Jan 2020

What can we learn from the late Dr Richard Maponya?
What can we learn from the late Dr Richard Maponya?

On 6 January 2020, South Africans learned of the passing of Dr Richard Maponya, a legendary business icon and activist. Here are four leadership lessons we can learn from "the grandfather of black business"...

21 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

What does the future of technology look like for South Africa's SMEs?
What does the future of technology look like for South Africa's SMEs?

Over the past decade, technology has radically changed the way businesses operate...

By Colin Timmis 17 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: 3 trends in responsible business
#BizTrends2020: 3 trends in responsible business

Companies spent an estimated R10.2bn on corporate social investment (CSI) in South Africa in 2019 - a 5% year-on-year increase in nominal terms (2018: R9.7bn), but flat when taking inflation into account, reflecting a subdued economy...

By Zyaan Davids Anter 17 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: Startups can play a role in social change
#BizTrends2020: Startups can play a role in social change

What role can tech startups play in helping to solve the unemployment crisis? The short answer is: in a greater capacity than you'd think...

By Eugene Coetzee 17 Jan 2020

Let's support local SMEs in 2020
Let's support local SMEs in 2020

With the arrival of a new decade, there is renewed hope for a prosperous South Africa with jobs and opportunities a-plenty. And, with the right support, local small, medium and micro-sized enterprises (SMEs) could help the country out of its rut and breathe a little life back into the economy...

17 Jan 2020

Businesses need to think local and start small
Businesses need to think local and start small

Private organisations and businesses need to recognise they have a part to play in addressing South Africa's unemployment rate, which means that their role in economic development needs to be viewed by businesses as a shared custodianship...

By Janine Espin 16 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

How medium businesses can prepare for 2020
How medium businesses can prepare for 2020

2019 was not an easy year for medium businesses. A tough economy, wary consumers and global uncertainty made it hard for large enterprises...

By Brad Pulford 15 Jan 2020

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