Future females

FNB partners with Future Females to grow SA women entrepreneurs

In a bid to address the slower pace of women entrepreneurship development in South Africa, FNB has joined forces with Future Females as the main sponsor of all its South African chapters. The partnership will...
Educo Solutions

Educo Solutions resumes free education courses

Educo Solutions, an organization that supplies free accredited education to youth, resumes classes in 2020 in it’s new premises in Alex Mall, Protea Glen Shopping Mall, the Diepkloof Library and in the newest addition,...
, Entreprenacity: Developing true grit as an entrepreneur

Entreprenacity: Developing true grit as an entrepreneur

Steve Reid, Director at the Centre for Entrepreneurship at False Bay College, recently launched his first book, Entreprenacity: Developing true grit as an entrepreneur. With over 10 years’ experience in leading 2 incubators and...
Expectations from brands during Covid-19

South Africans want brands to be active during Covid-19 lockdown

A study conducted by marketing communications agency, HaveYouHeard, has found that South Africans want brands to keep being active in their lives during lockdown. According to the agency’s Head of Strategy, Ryan McFadyen, the overall...

February/March digital edition of Your Business Magazine OUT NOW!

Read your FREE copy online on the device of your choice, or download to enjoy later! Highlights in this issue: MONEY MATTERS 7 steps to get your business ready for funding How we did it: 'Treps share...
Unpacking the amendments to the B-BBEE Scorecard

Unpacking the amendments to the B-BBEE Scorecard

The Department of Trade and Industry’s amendments to the B-BBEE Codes of Good Practice on Friday, 31 May, were published in the government gazette with very little fanfare considering the significant impact they may...
Theo_Baloyi Entrepreneur of the Year® competition

Meet the finalists: Entrepreneur of the Year® Competition

Theo Baloyi is one of the finalists in the 2019 Entrepreneur of the Year® competition sponsored by Sanlam and BUSINESS/PARTNERS, in the Emerging Business Category. With a bold vision to build an African-centric footwear brand...
Amrote Abdella_Director, Microsoft4Afrika

Microsoft launches its Global Social Entrepreneurship programme

Microsoft, through its Microsoft for Startups initiative, has announced the launch of its Global Social Entrepreneurship programme to empowering social entrepreneurs to achieve more using technology. Around the world, startups are creating new businesses, built...

Grow through networking

Just how important is networking, and how can one maximize on events like so many others have successfully done? Here’s a nifty definition of networking: Creating a group of acquaintances and associates and keeping it...

Planning a Year End function in 5 easy steps

Actions speak louder than words, and this wisdom is true for almost every sphere of life. After all, it’s much more meaningful to show someone that you love them, rather than just saying it....
Darlene Menzies

Home-grown based Fintech company presents SMEs access to finance solution at inaugural Business Economic Indaba

Finfind provides solution for new job creation Business Unity South Africa’s inaugural Business Economic Indaba recently took place in Johannesburg with a heavy focus on job creation as well as a transformed and inclusive economy....

All eyes on the newly appointed Minister of Small Business – will she deliver?

With the shock decline in gross domestic product of 3.2% in the first quarter from a 1.4% expansion in the prior three months, can government live up to its post-election hype and deliver on...
Sodastream South Africa

Sodastream – leading the revolution against single-use plastics

Did you know that it is estimated that 141 billion bottles and cans are not recycled every year? Or that South Africa is ranked in the top 20 producers of trash per capita worldwide?...
small business survival

Small business survival is key to South Africa’s economy in the time of COVID-19

At a time when many small businesses in South Africa are already struggling as a result of the recession, the global COVID-19 crisis is a bolt out of the blue. It is an event...
covid-19 business

Businesses must support each other during Covid-19 crisis

"All South African business leaders have a responsibility to stand together to keep business moving, protect employment and the economy ticking over," says Frank Mullen, CEO of ICT provider Zinia. “How decision-makers adapt to...