ARTICLES RELATING TO SMALL BUSINESS

37-yr-old doctor entrepreneur brings private care to townships

2017-03-16 12:43

A visit to India, where she saw people with no medical insurance using private care at a hospital in Bangalore, has inspired a local doctor to start Quali Health in SA's townships.

1200 hours of reading rolled into one executive update

2017-03-13 16:16

Fin24's ace book reviewer Ian Mann has distilled the best business ideas and trends from over 100 top business books into a single, must-have executive update.

Zulu calls for transformation in procurement space

2017-03-07 16:16

We need to see transformation in the procurement space in South Africa, says Minister of Small Business Development Lindiwe Zulu.

Sage Foundation launches $1m Enterprise Fund

2017-02-27 18:44

The Sage Foundation’s Enterprise Fund is open to non-profits in Africa with ideas to help improve the lives of military veterans, young people or women and girls.

#Budget2017: Fuel levy likely to impact SMEs, retail most

2017-02-22 22:26

The biggest impact in Budget 2017 is the fuel levy, which has a huge knock on effect, according to the CEO of a company providing working capital to businesses.

Entrepreneurs should look for opportunities in Budget 2017

2017-02-22 13:03

SME owners will consider the 2017 national budget in the light of government’s declaration that "small business is big business", says Standard Bank.

Winning women: Teasing the taste buds

2017-02-19 06:02

Gauteng-based catering company By Word of Mouth has been teasing taste buds for nearly a quarter of a century, thanks to its dynamic founder and owner, Karen Short, writes Sue Grant-Marshell.

SMEs should be at centre of Zuma's Sona - expert

2017-02-08 11:43

In his upcoming State of the Nation Address President Jacob Zuma might talk about ways to boost small, and particularly black-owned, businesses, says an expert.

Teenager realising his culinary dream

2017-02-01 18:36

As the head of a child-led household, this teenager's dream to become a chef seemed unreachable.

Kasifixation: Changing perceptions one post at a time

2017-01-29 07:37

One post at a time is how a young Port Elizabeth blogger aims to change perceptions of townships in Nelson Mandela Bay.

 

AHI hosts conference in Gauteng

2017-03-13 17:18

The AHI business chamber is hosting a one day conference in April in Centurion.

Business rescue doing better than perceived

2017-03-08 13:46

Business rescue is considerably more successful in South Africa than the general perception thereof, says Neill Hobbs of Anuva Investments.

Opportunity for 60 entrepreneurs

2017-03-05 16:25

Sixty entrepreneurs will be part of a programme that can help them to accelerate the success of their businesses - applications must be in by March 15 2017.

Funding Fair offers opportunities for entrepreneurs

2017-02-27 11:07

Businesses and entrepreneurs seeking funding are invited to attend the 2017 Western Cape Funding Fair at the Cape Town International Convention Centre.

Government to spend over R200bn on economic growth

2017-02-22 15:02

Spend on economic affairs will be prioritised to develop infrastructure, industry and job creation, according to the National Budget.

Zulu: French-SA tech lab can find solutions

2017-02-21 18:51

A new incubator in Cape Town has been dedicated to South African and French entrepreneurs, primarily focusing on black entrepreneurs.

Budget 2017: A wish list for SMEs

2017-02-17 05:01

Provided SA can maintain a stable political environment, the Budget 2017 speech is bound to contain opportunities for entrepreneurs, says Business Partners.

Mentorship needed for entrepreneurial success in SA - CEO

2017-02-03 07:13

The failure rate of start-ups in SA is too high and mentorship could be what is needed, according to Adrian Gore, founder and CEO of the Discovery Group.

Know when to give up if your business isn't working

2017-02-01 16:15

If you find yourself going nowhere years down the line, it may be time for some tough questions and honest introspection, says .

Andrew Fenwick: Celebrating the wins. What makes SA great.

2017-01-27 19:01

In SA's current sea of political and economic uncertainty it is good to look around for the good stuff happening around us, says an entrepreneur.

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