OPINION: Young people should be at the forefront of SA's growth, not on the periphery

2020-03-09 12:30

Any economic system (communalism, capitalism, socialism and communism) is meaningless without the contributions of young people, because the population of many modern states largely consists of young people, writes Thlologelo Collen Malatji.

Meet the former hairstylist who used R80 000 to start a beauty business that’s now worth R2,5 million and growing

2020-02-03 18:42

Mabel Ledwaba started out as a teen hairstylist and says entrepreneurship came naturally to her.

Despite imposter syndrome and gender discrimination, SA women boldly pursue entrepreneurship

2019-11-05 14:57

Study shows that women in South Africa keenly venture into entrepreneurship.

DJ Zinhle and 5 other celebrities who are building empires outside their stardom

2019-10-08 17:52

From makeup, to clothing, to champagne, these entertainers are ascending to mogul status.

Are women our saviours in a time of meltdown?

2018-08-05 08:07

The revolution that will change the status quo will be ignited by women, writes Muzi Kuzwayo.

If you want to make money appoint more women

2018-05-16 08:01

If you want to improve your profits – get more women into senior positions. It seems that "leaning in" is not only important for the advancement of women's rights, but it makes financial sense, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

#EntrepreneurCorner: Time for women to step out of the support zone

2018-02-01 15:07

Catherine Wijnberg talks about successful women entrepreneurs and the importance of female role models in a male-dominated business world.

Where are our women?

2017-05-28 06:01

At least 51% of South Africans are women. If we don’t empower half of our human capital to reach their full potential, we are further hobbling our economy. Gayle Edmunds unpacks new research into gender equality in corporate SA.

27 CEOs pledge to have 505 women in top roles by 2030

2016-12-08 09:12

The heads of Bank of America, American Electric Power, Coca-Cola and 24 more large global firms have pledged to boost the number of women in their top ranks.

Sisters still left behind

2015-08-17 06:58

Mandi Smallhorne takes an ironic look at what women have yet to achieve in SA.


Nelspruit power couple on what it takes to run a successful business together

2020-02-17 13:51

The success of their strategy and marriage is evident in the seamless way in which Zodwa and Sibusiso Tshabalala started their business venture and saw it thrive.

Female board representation’s champion is Africa - McKinsey report

2019-11-27 09:04

Women also do relatively well in Africa in terms of political representation, with 25% of political representatives being women, ahead of the global average.

New study reveals that women are at higher risk of depression than men from working long hours

2019-03-05 13:37

A study by the University College London revealed that women face a higher risk of depression than men from working extra long hours.

You could be the next FAIRLADY Santam woman of the future

2018-05-16 12:10

Are you an ambitious entrepreneur? Here's an opportunity for you to be honoured and win great prizes.

'Stand up and kick those doors down' - Advice for women in SA's business world

2018-03-17 15:09

The public and private sectors can and must do more to help support and develop the careers of young South African women, specifically in media, says Pontsho Manzi.

How many women are managing your money?

2017-10-21 09:30

All over the world, including in SA, women make up just a tiny proportion of fund managers. This lack of diversity has a negative impact on clients, the industry, and on the country.

Women face conflicting demands keeping glass ceiling in place

2017-03-08 06:54

This International Women’s Day, employers around the world need to recommit themselves to doing more to make it easier for women to work and lead, says Dr Linda Ronnie.

When is the time for women in SA?

2016-09-11 07:18

Society has been preconditioned to believe that women are notcapable of being business leaders, but that has to change.

Women in Business

2015-08-10 17:01

Celebrating women entrepreneurs from around South Africa who are making their own way in the economy

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