2015-01-22

How to kill your business

Each morning, he arrived at work at 5:30, opened up, tidied up after last night’s class, marked the assignments that had been handed in, prepared for the day’s lessons and filled the water cooler.
2014-12-19

Choosing an SMME-friendly bank

A BankSETA brochure states that “Some researchers have estimated the total economic output of SMEs in South Africa to be 50% of GDP and it is also estimated that they provide employment to about 60% of the labour force.
2014-12-19

Confessions of an ADHD entrepreneur

Do any of these characteristics look like you? You can get distracted or daydream, but sometimes you concentrate on a job for hours on end, You manage do several tasks at the same time, but sometimes you neglect an important […]
2014-12-19

Some people have all the luck

Some people always fall with their bum in the butter.  Why are some people luckier than others?
2014-12-19

1,000 sales killed each day

At a recent National Small Business Chamber Sales Indaba, business guru, Gavin Sharples asked the delegates: “Who of you are salesmen?” Only about a quarter put up their hands. “If you run a small business, you have to be a salesman. […]
2014-07-12

Business Tools and Information

Help & Support (incl Resources) Start-up Advice, Support Small Business Develop-ment Learning & Events Funding & Finance Incuba-tors, Hubs & Mentors Business Tools & Infor-mation Businesses bizshift √ Business Partners: IFC SME Toolkit √ DoBetter.Business: Entrepreneur dev through innovation √ […]