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Infographic: Listing on the JSE - We show you how

Follow this simple guide to navigate the listing process easily

Why the 'customer is king' mantra is not enough

Want your franchise to succeed, show your customers that you genuinely care, writes Aki Kalliatakis

Why so few entrepreneurs?

What is REALLY holding SA's entrepreneurship levels back, asks Rick Ed

Find out how these guys are using comedy to be better entrepreneurs

Goliath and Goliath are taking on the food industry – Here's how their sense of humour is helping to set them apart

7 ways your startup can benefit from a great startup accelerator

From networking opportunities to gaining credibility, here are advantages you may have not thought of

5 local big data startups you should know about

From online reputation management to data science, see how these businesses are using big data to solve real problems

What you need to know about contracting online

A legal guide to electronic contracts for business owners, writes Monisha Prem

April's startup news roundup

Find out about who successfully raised finance, major milestones achieved, and more

This startup has figured out a way to make moving less of a pain

We speak to movethisStuff CEO Michaela Hogan about how they are innovating the moving industry

Polo Leteka Radebe on the importance of leading with vision

IDF Managers founder says every decision you make should lead you closer to your goals. Read more

Everything you have ever wanted to know about how SA accelerators work

4 incubator and accelerator heads give us a glimpse into what exactly goes into creating the next Airbnb and SweepSouth

Success stories of friends turned business partners

6 sets of friends prove that sometimes two (or three) brains are better than one

The Joburg vs Cape Town customer: Here’s why shouldn’t believe the hype

Get out there and talk to your customers before someone else does, writes Matt Fisher

What you can learn from how this millennial leads

Claire Reid, founder of Reel Gardening makes a case for people, planet and profit

Startup Oflocal wants to build SA's ultimate city guides

Startup founder on how they are getting South Africans to curate the best of what their cities have to offer

Can this movement get SA entrepreneurs to finally embrace failure?

Entrepreneurs are celebrating their biggest f-ups and why you need to get on the bandwagon

Business quiet lately? Don't panic, do these 10 things instead

How to survive a slow business cycle, writes Veronique Palmer

How this startup is hoping to disrupt a R620 billion industry with the power of the crowd

Delvv.IO founder on how crowdsourcing is helping his startup build the continent's biggest creative network

Where African entrepreneurs go for support

Plus 5 networking and training organisations you need to know about

Listing on the JSE as an expansion strategy for your business - Everything you need to know

Find out the pros and cons of raising equity capital through listing on the JSE and how to know you're ready for listing

What you can learn from how Breva founder got her product on major retailers' shelves

Beverage entrepreneur on building relationships, getting the right retailer product fit and the importance of mastering your systems and processes

7 lessons entrepreneurs can learn from M-Pesa's SA failure

Dominique Collett on the importance of market fit and why tech is not everything

Here is how SA entrepreneurs are using this funding platform

Finfind CEO on the first six months and what the stats say about who is using the platform to source funding

Want people to remember your name? Give them an unforgettable experience

Every business owner needs to understand (and respect) the power of a name, writes Joseph Neusu

Why business as usual won't grow your business

Scaling a business doesn't happen by accident, here are five strategies that will

This is how Wethinkcode founders plan to train 100 000 coders in the next 20 years

Find out how these entrepreneurs' radical approach is helping nurture techies that not only churn out code but can design the future

Find out why this startup is having a really good year

Talking growth and what true success means with Giraffe founders

This startup wants to end all your parking ticket hassles

Wizzpass founder, Bradley Hornby on convincing South Africans to join the cashless movement and the importance of market validation

How this stokvel fan turned techpreneur is hoping to revolutionise the way they do business

StokFella founder, Tshepo Moloi on ending the administrative burden faced by many stokvel groups

What investors need to know about property flipping

While this trend has great potential to yield good stable returns - this is how to get it right, writes Lesiba Mooka

What you can learn from Blackanese founder about using 'difference' as a business strategy

"Being black and going into a sushi business was the biggest risk I have ever taken so far," - Find out what Vusi Kunene has to say about taking the road less travelled

Legal requirements for product packaging and labeling

Important advice for getting this important advertising and information device right

How to launch (and scale) a fintech startup in Africa

To scale or not to scale - this is what the influential players in the sector have to say

Yes - small businesses can still attract top talent

Find out what Employee Value Proposition is - and how you can use it to get your hiring right

A family business' story of triumph over failure

Founder of one of SA's first black-owned township-based fashion boutiques, Obriani, proves that the family that trades together, stays together

Find out what leadership means to these South African business minds

Lessons on leading in today's business unusual environment

Seeking growth opportunities outside SA? This is what you should consider before you do

How to avoid aggressively venturing into foreign destinations without adequate knowledge of the markets and its challenges

Talking international expansion with Chesa Nyama founder and CEO

Stelios Nathanael on having a winning formula and why the time was right to take the brand to the US

Your customers want to know you stand with them in tough times

Aki Kalliatakis on why smart businesses are committing to their customers NOW

My experience of Silicon Valley as a female startup founder

SweepSouth CEO Aisha Pandor on challenges, successes and why a great South African startup is as good as a great Silicon Valley one

South Africans love Facebook and Instagram - this is why you should care

We talk to a social media strategist about what the latest social media stats mean for your business' marketing efforts and budget

Everything property entrepreneurs should know this year

While the local economy might be going through a rough patch, there are still reasons to be optimistic about the property sector, writes Lesiba Mooka

Why entrepreneurs who have mastered these 4 personal skills do better at sales

How listening more, demonstrating confidence and being your business' rainmaker can help increase sales

How teaching entrepreneurship too late is holding SA back

Entrepreneurship should be encouraged and fostered from a high school level, writes Jessica Cilliers

WATCH: Tashas and Vuyo's founders talk the business of food

Find out what Natasha Sideris says is the biggest challenge for food entrepreneurs and why Miles Kubheka says 'glocal' is the way to go

How women can utilise tech to break the glass ceiling

There continues to be a lack of clear incentives for ensuring inclusive advancement of women into leadership positions, writes Tavonga Musingarabwi

Startup i-Pay wants to make it easier to transact online without the use of a credit card

Founder, Thomas Pays, on the ups and downs of launching and running a fin-tech startup

When times get tough - this is what resilient entrepreneurs do to survive

How your attitude, strong social connections and the ability to look at the bigger picture can help you endure the ups and downs of running a business

Why everyone is talking about co-investments and what it means for your startup

Find out about the good and the bad of one of the latest trends in the private equity space

Find out how your sector stands to benefit from Big Data

Ideas to improve productivity, gain market share and a competitive edge

How to finally take advantage of the video marketing trend you have been hearing about

The do's and don'ts of putting a powerful, but simple video project

8 ways capable CEOs lead in tough times

With South African businesses under increasing pressure, this is how leaders should respond, writes Annelize van Rensburg

What we can learn from how these 6 SMEs would spend R1 million

Marketing is the highest ranking business concern overall, but also the highest rated - this is what this means

7 ways smart entrepreneurs save money on their business' taxes

Strategies to help manage costs

Meet the woman who can tell you everything about getting your business into a shopping mall

Find out how to choose the right shopping location, what it will cost you and leasing mistakes to avoid

We show you how you can predict your business’ future with financial forecasting

7 steps to getting accurate predictions and why you should stay away from generic templates

A legal guideline for naming your business

Monisha Prem breaks down what is required and what is prohibited

Find out how female role models in entrepreneurship can help close the gender gap

Spark* South Africa CEO, Katleho Tsoku on why it is important that women start businesses that matter.

This is how you land a lucrative sponsorship deal for your business

Everything you need to know about this mutually beneficial arrangement

10 reasons SMEs should keep an eye on the budget speech

From tax to red tape and the National Development Plan, these are the issues that will have an impact on your business

The most important (and real) marketing advice you will read this year

'Get closer to your customer' and other marketing insider secrets for building a resilient brand

What to expect at the Africa Sourcing and Enterprise Summit

SMEs encouraged to attend South Africa's leading procurement and inbound supply chain indaba

Find out how Kleoss Capital hopes to transform SA's private equity landscape in more ways than one

CEO Hale Matsipa on why transformation is a business imperative

Traditional and digital marketing are not mutually exclusive in Africa

The full potential of digital marketing on the continent has not been tapped into, writes Joseph Neusu

Find out how introducing employee perks paid off for these 3 companies

A look at how both employees and employers can benefit from a happy team

'See failure as a tool to be better' - Nicole Parfitt

The entrepreneur of the week took the entrepreneurial leap in an effort to invest her talent into her own business

How making it into one of the world’s best accelerators helped us gain access to the US market

Go1 co-founder, Melvyn Lubega talks about taking his startup to the Y Combinator and the 3 biggest lessons they learnt from the experience

7 unpopular truths about raising VC

'Raising capital does not validate your business model - only customers do and other tough lessons you should know

Funding wishlist – 5 startup founders tell us how they would spend an extra R1 million in their businesses

Find out why marketing, tech and staff are the top areas that these entrepreneurs say they would spend the most money on

The 6 challenges every franchise owner should be preparing for

How rising costs and shrinking disposable income and market share are set to affect your business

Trust your gut to make the right decision and make it quickly

Gideon Galloway, King Price founder and CEO is having fun pushing the boundaries of the insurance industry

Which of these dated online strategies is your business guilty of?

And the new trends you should be implementing

How startup Vault is taking on investor relations inefficiencies

Co-founder, Simon Hammerton on the motivation behind the startup, building a strong client base and growth plans

Entrepreneurial passion disease

What role does the media play in giving us a skewed understanding and personal expectation of the concept of "passion"? asks Allon Raiz

What you need to know about Skype for Business

The platform looks to focus on businesses with new integrations

Preparing for the unthinkable as an entrepreneur

Can your business survive if you can’t be there to run it day-to-day for several weeks? asks Rick Ed

Lessons from one of the world's leading business speakers

Vusi Thembekwayo joins top 12 international speakers ranks - here are insights from his latest talk

Meet the entrepreneur behind the franchise brand that's bringing a world of teas to SA consumers

Find out how Ditshego Sedikela found the perfect business model and is making a success of it

Focus on women startup founders in SA

We speak to Alexandra Fraser, partner and director of Batstone, about whether women in tech are getting a raw deal

Putting the 'modern gentleman' to work

The founders of the 'Good Sir' campaign on how promoting respect and networking skills makes good business sense

How to come up with a billion-dollar app idea in Africa

To find success, don't forget the continent you are operating in, writes Tavonga Musingarabwi

5 entrepreneurs share what they do everyday that drives their success

And the bad work habits they want to quit

CEO versus CFO - who is the real leader?

Find out the key differences between these leadership positions

Master the art of saying no to customers without losing them

3 effective ways to gain customer loyalty

Find out how this startup made it to the top of a global competition - and what you can learn from how they prepared

Lumkani co-founder, David Gluckman on how preparing for a big competition is a lot like preparing for funding

How to finally get LinkedIn to work for you and your business

Consistent and disciplined use of the platform can generate return on investment, writes Sakhile Ndlovu

Locomute is bringing car sharing to SA - this is how they hope it pays off

Why the founders believe shared mobility has a future in the country

Is there room for Snapchat in the African market?

Taking on Twitter, Facebook, WhatsApp and YouTube is still a tall order for the $15 billion messaging new kid on the block says digital strategist Tavonga Musingarabwi

What smart entrepreneurs do when faced with a tough year

It is possible to take advantage of the economic downturn - this is how

'The main objective is to build sustainable wealth and to leave a legacy '- Zano Sithetho

The entrepreneur of the week is a young trailblazer who knows all about the importance of a good suit in dressing for success

The business, economic and political trends that will affect every business owner this year

Expect macroeconomic challenges, a vocal civil society and the rise of the black industrialists, writes Trudi Makhaya

SA startups to keep an eye on in 2016

A look at the tech companies who have their sights set on growth

Revised visa regulations set tone for upbeat 2016

Table Mountain, Robben Island and other popular tourist attractions report a record festive season

What you need to know about the 2016 customer

Brands that prioritise customer experience will get the biggest slice of the consumer market pie this year

How much do you really know about your employees?

Survey shows that more businesses are requesting background checks

How we raised venture capital - what no one tells you about what happens next

This is how fintech startup, Zoona navigated their first big cash injection and are becoming a continental game-changer

9 surprisingly easy cost-cutting initiatives you can start implementing today

Ways to save money you might not have thought of

What you need to know to apply for the WeChat seed fund

Search begins for tech-enabled startups

Crowd-farming platform wants to launch African wealth into the mainstream

Founder, Ntuthuko Shezi, on how they are making investing more accessible to the average South African

How startup CrashDetech is using tech to reduce emergency response times

Founder, Jaco Gerrits on why the popular expression "If you build it, they will come" is just a startup myth and other lessons learnt
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