Small Business

In business there are two obvious routes to the top: the corporate ladder to the C-suite and the entrepreneurial path to IPO celebrity.

A positive attitude, a solid education, and the wisdom to collaborate widely are some of the characteristics identified by a panel at a recent discussion at Christel House School in Ottery as vital for success in business.

More businesses are seeing the importance of having a well-designed and informative website. Business owners see the benefits of having quality content which is often updated.

A new online portal that instantly compares finance options for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) will help address the number one challenge that SMEs in South Africa face – access to finance.

Ever wondered what sets successful entrepreneurial or business people apart from the average workforce? Why are some people proud to be dubbed “Business Man or Woman”?

The educational sector is booming, with a range of innovative new education-related business opportunities emerging to support childhood learning, say participants in the upcoming #BuyaBusiness and Small Business Expo in Johannesburg.

DataProphet’s Daniel Schwartzkopff shares his insights into some local and international barriers to success.

Yuppiechef South Africa’s most loved online kitchen and homeware brand, is celebrating its 10th birthday.

The global financial downturn has left entrepreneurs more reliant on their own funding while new sources of entrepreneurial finance such as crowdsourcing are also gaining in popularity according to a new report on entrepreneurial finance from the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM).

Don’t be fooled, it’s not easy to start a small business. Do you have what it takes?



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