ARTICLES RELATING TO SMALL BUSINESSES

Slow paced JSE transformation a ticking time bomb

2015-06-19 13:20

Fatima Vawda, founder and CEO of 274 investment managers, says blacks own or have direct influence of 3% of the R12trn invested on the Stock Exchange.

Warning of job cuts over Numsa strike

2014-07-18 15:39

A Fin24 user says he is being forced to restructure his company to keep it from shutting down as a result of Numsa's wage strike.

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Job cuts loom over Numsa strike - boss

A Fin24 user, whose company was invaded while the police were allegedly just standing by, says he is being forced to restructure his company in order to keep it from shutting down because of Numsa's strike.

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SABMiller sets out sustainability targets

2014-07-09 20:15

South African Breweries has pledged to support half a million small businesses, promote world-class water efficiency and reduce its carbon footprint.

Five ways to boost your business

2014-01-07 14:42

Proactive planning and clear timelines can help entrepreneurs make their small business a success story, says an expert.

Tips on how to get out there and network

2013-08-29 11:34

Networking is a useful way for start-ups to build a business, but don't just approach it "spontaneously", warns an expert.

Business lessons from zebras and giraffes

2013-03-12 12:00

People can learn from the collaborative relationship between the zebra and giraffe, and the lessons this holds for agile, fact-based decision-making.

SA environment not SME-friendly - study

2013-02-22 10:17

It is becoming increasingly difficult to operate a small business in South Africa, and the SME community expects the trend to intensify, according to a study.

Supporting SMEs crucial to SA growth

2012-11-01 11:48

The growth and sustainability of Small and Medium Enterprises plays a significant role in solving SA’s developmental issues, says an industry expert.

Google boosts small businesses in SA

2012-01-19 18:02

Internet giant Google has started a project to assist SA's small business create an online presence.

 

Nene's top priority: Curb corruption

2015-02-22 17:52

This Fin24 user has offered Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene eight tips for his budget speech, pointing out that curbing corruption should be the top priority.

Strike diary: Three weeks of living hell

2014-07-18 12:47

A co-owner of a small family-owned business in the Vaal Triangle shares her story about the impact of the wage strike by the National Union of Metalworkers of SA.

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Strike diary: Three weeks of living hell

This video clip sent to Fin24 shows a group of workers wearing Numsa t-shirts intimidating workers and owners of a small factory in the Vaal Triangle.

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Gigaba: Localisation is key to growth

2014-04-24 08:50

The private sector must support programmes that will help South Africa achieve long-term growth, says Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba.

Small business trends for 2014

2014-01-02 12:13

An industry expert takes a look at positive developments in 2013, and what the SME sector can expect in the new year.

Cyber attacks target small businesses

2013-05-22 15:18

There has been a 42% increase in the number of cyber attacks in 2012, particularly in the small business sector, according to a report.

The budget and small business

2013-02-28 11:02

An industry expert highlights some tax proposals that will have an impact on business owners.

Small business and the CPA

2013-02-21 09:58

An overview of how the Consumer Protection Act affects small businesses in South Africa.

Make your SME export ready

2012-10-25 07:25

You need to know the technical stuff, says Geoffrey Chapman.

Labour laws, BEE hamper small firms

2011-11-22 22:00

Inflexible labour rules and empowerment requirements are obstacles to growth among small businesses, a survey has found.

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