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ENTREPRENEURSHIP

#StartupStory: Innovative solutions for people with disabilities
#StartupStory: Innovative solutions for people with disabilities

Portia Mavhungo understands the loss of independence and dignity people face when they are permanently wheelchair-bound...

By Evan-Lee Courie 47 minutes ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

South Africa received more spam calls and SMSes in 2019 than ever before
South Africa received more spam calls and SMSes in 2019 than ever before

Spam calls. You'd probably rather receive a lump of coal in your stock this Christmas, but it's an annoyance that affects all phone owners worldwide. In South Africa though, you may experience it more frequently than others...

By Andy Walker 2 days ago

ICT

Unlocking employee engagement through enterprise technology
Unlocking employee engagement through enterprise technology

IT departments are rightly concerned with the provision and maintenance of robust and secure enterprise technology...

By Ronald Ravel 2 days ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

All the speakers from left to right: Stephane Rogovsky, the CEO and founder of R Squared; Amanda Sevasti Alves, head of CX and digital at Publicis Machine; rapper turned businessman, Siya Metane from SlikourOnLife; Nicole Capper, MD and owner of Mango-OMC; well-known blogger; Aqeelah Harron-Ally from Fashion Breed and Hayden Manuel, sportstyle ZA marketing manager at Puma South Africa.
#IABInsightSeries: Digital influencer marketing in the spotlight

Influencer marketing is a young segment in digital marketing, yet it is one that is growing rapidly and is taking up a key role in marketing campaigns. Episode 12 of the IAB's Insight event series focused on this topic. We interviewed the panellists to get their views on the topic...

By Juanita Pienaar 2 days ago

LIFESTYLE

#OnTheBigScreen: Frozen 2,  Pain and Glory and Last Christmas
#OnTheBigScreen: Frozen 2, Pain and Glory and Last Christmas

Films opening at South African cinemas, this week, include Frozen 2, Pain and Glory, Last Christmas and Haunt...

By Daniel Dercksen 2 days ago

HEALTHCARE

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What does HIV look like in South Africa?

With 2020 just weeks away, how is South Africa faring in achieving the 90-90-90 target in working towards an HIV-free world?

By Nicci Botha 2 days ago

RETAIL

Would you make the cut as a franchisee?
Would you make the cut as a franchisee?

The decision to sell a franchise is as important to the franchisor as it is to the franchisee. Remember, the franchisor will be allowing the franchisee into the fold...

By Alan Hockey 2 days ago

PROPERTY

Reasons to stay in the local housing market
Reasons to stay in the local housing market

Recent reports reveal that emigration sales are on the rise, climbing from 7.3% of property sales in 2017 to 15.7% of sales in Q3 2019...

By Adrian Goslett 2 days ago

HR & MANAGEMENT

5 leadership lessons from key events during 2019
5 leadership lessons from key events during 2019

Some may argue that 2019 has been a tough year - consider organisations such as SAA which continues on what seems to be a downward spiral. It wasn't all doom and gloom though. Whether linked to positive or sad news stories, several local and foreign leaders have made us stop and think about how we are leading and living...

By Brian Eagar 3 days ago

AGRICULTURE

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Agribusiness Confidence Index declines in Q4 of 2019

The Agbiz/IDC Agribusiness Confidence Index fell slightly from 46 points in the third quarter to 44 in the last quarter of 2019. A level below the neutral 50-point mark implies that agribusinesses are still downbeat about business conditions in South Africa...

By Wandile Sihlobo 3 days ago

ICT

Q&A: Jeremy Leach talks promoting inclusion of the underinsured
Q&A: Jeremy Leach talks promoting inclusion of the underinsured

As much as 97% of consumers in emerging markets may not be insured and left vulnerable to risk...

By Evan-Lee Courie 4 Dec 2019

ICT

Dangers of 5G technology: Science or Conspiracy?
Dangers of 5G technology: Science or Conspiracy?

New technologies are often greeted by fear and over-reaction. We need to research this fast-approaching 5G technology with a cool head and a healthy dose of common sense...

By Roger Metcalfe 4 Dec 2019

MARKETING & MEDIA

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#OrchidsandOnions: Campaign that hits the spot

Powerful: People Opposing Woman Abuse activation deserving of an Orchid...

By Brendan Seery 3 Dec 2019

AGRICULTURE

#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

MARKETING & MEDIA

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Social media crisis management

With the silly season upon us, what plan do you and your community managers have in place for an inevitable crisis?...

By Gosi Legoale 3 Dec 2019

MARKETING & MEDIA

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Why small emerging research firms are cracking giant insights

Global research houses have been failing the industry somewhat when it comes to unearthing gold nuggets that embody the mass-market consumer's perceptions. Thato Tshabalala shares some points of interest he believes will shed more light on this argument...

By Thato Tshabalala 3 Dec 2019

MARKETING & MEDIA

Using data analytics and CRM to drive customer centricity and win loyalty
Using data analytics and CRM to drive customer centricity and win loyalty

Sanlam Reality, the Sanlam Group's loyalty programme, was awarded Best Use of Data Analytics/CRM Application at the inaugural Loyalty Awards South Africa recently held in Cape Town...

By Jessica Tennant 3 Dec 2019

MARKETING & MEDIA

10 questions to ask the marketing director
10 questions to ask the marketing director

Mike Broom lists some of the key requirements of having necessary, up-to-date knowledge to be able to control the company's marketing destiny with success...

By mike broom 3 Dec 2019

AUTOMOTIVE

Rather take it easy in the Datsun Go CVT - it's smoother
Rather take it easy in the Datsun Go CVT - it's smoother

The first impression from the outside paints a beautiful picture of a small car that has a big heart...

By Naresh Maharaj 2 Dec 2019

HR & MANAGEMENT

Finding your first job: a step-by-step guide for grads
Finding your first job: a step-by-step guide for grads

The university year has drawn to a close and, if you're a new graduate, you're likely in the process of trying to find your first job. Breaking into the labour market can be extraordinarily difficult if you don't know where to begin or how to navigate the professional world...

By Jackie Carroll 2 Dec 2019

CSI & SUSTAINABILITY

Collaboration key in closing the digital skills gap in Africa
Collaboration key in closing the digital skills gap in Africa

In the face of an immensely challenging digital skills gap on the continent, Mojolaoluwa Aderemi-Makinde, head of brand and reputation at Google Africa, remains optimistic...

By Sindy Peters 2 Dec 2019

ENTREPRENEURSHIP

#StartupStory: Rent toys for your kids from Smart Toy Club
#StartupStory: Rent toys for your kids from Smart Toy Club

Imagine that you needn't have to buy new toys for your kids as they grow up. Imagine the idea of keeping your house less cluttered by toys...

By Evan-Lee Courie 2 Dec 2019

ENTREPRENEURSHIP

#StartupStory: Taking the stress out of funeral catering
#StartupStory: Taking the stress out of funeral catering

We all know that the loss of a family member or friend isn't always easy. It is also a time to support your loved ones and we know that planning the catering for a funeral can be stressful activity...

By Evan-Lee Courie 2 Dec 2019

FINANCE

The rules are changing, money is opening up
The rules are changing, money is opening up

The eighth and final session for the year of Heavy Chef's Inspire Sessions series in collaboration with Discovery Business Insurance featured The Fintechnologists, Simon Dingle of Lettuce...

By Jessica Tennant 2 Dec 2019

RETAIL

#EntrepreneurMonth: Kicking and pushing with Galen McGee of Saucy Woodz
#EntrepreneurMonth: Kicking and pushing with Galen McGee of Saucy Woodz

Budding photographer, Skateboard P and lover of all things Africa, Galen McGee, founder and creator of Saucy Woodz, uses his love of skateboards to create unique, handmade jewellery pieces...

By Robin Fredericks 2 Dec 2019

TOURISM

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Radisson RED targets millennial mindset

According to financial services company UBS, millennials could be worth $24tn by 2020. To capitalise on how this growing market will impact the hotel industry, Radisson RED plans to expand its offering and further develop its brand...

By Eugene Yiga 2 Dec 2019

MARKETING & MEDIA

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#DesignIndaba2020: Kinya Tagawa "to plot for the future" as speaker

Kinya Tagawa, a Japanese award-winning design engineer who runs international design agency Takram, with studios in Tokyo and London, has been selected as one of the speakers for next year's Design Indaba Conference...

By Juanita Pienaar 2 Dec 2019

AUTOMOTIVE

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Average new vehicle price rises to $36,718

Car buyers are paying more than ever for their vehicles, with the average sales price of a new car purchased in the United States rising to $36,718 as of May of 2019, according to data from auto industry informational resource Edmunds.

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 29 Nov 2019

AUTOMOTIVE

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Transforming the vehicle manufacturing industry with automotive robots

By using vehicle manufacturing robots, automotive companies can reduce costs, enhance quality, and protect workers from dirty and hazardous tasks...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 29 Nov 2019

MARKETING & MEDIA

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The 5 mistakes you want to avoid marketing your franchise in South Africa

It doesn't take a savant to understand the huge potential that international franchising in emerging markets brings to the table...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 29 Nov 2019

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