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ED'S NOTE OPPORTUNITIES
Opportunity is always present. Even when immediate prospects seem murky and grim, there is something to be pulled out of the fire. You simply have to know where to look. Of
22 Jan 2018 - G. P.
ADV LESLIE SEDIBE, CEO PROUDLY SOUTH AFRICA, AT SMME OPPORTUNITY ROADSHOW SMME Opportunity Roadshow 2015
Advocate Leslie Sedibe keynote address at the SMME Opportunity Roadshow held at Emperors Palace on 6 May 2015. Leslie Sedibe is an admitted advocate of the High Court of South
23 Nov 2017
THE SOFTER SIDE OF TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT “Technology is an exciting and rewarding career,” states Lorraine Steyn firmly. And she should know. A pioneer in the South African software development industry, Steyn has been at the helm of the company she founded for some 30 years since it launched. She ascribes her company’s enduring success to the fact that she started Khanyisa Real Systems (KRS) with an entrepreneurial mindset, which she continues to apply every day.
When it comes to some of the challenges and opportunities that women may have in the technology sector, Steyn is vocal. “Women are very suited to software development, as
13 Sep 2017
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SAIM was established more than fifty years ago. SAIM supports the development of individuals and business through our professional development programmes, career training and
02 Aug 2017
FREE OUR HANDS’ South Africa's SMMEs
There is general consensus that SMMEs are immensely important if South Africa wants to be able to unlock economic opportunities and achieve economic growth and job
01 Aug 2017
THE BOAT THAT FLIPPED-FLOPPED Recycling
When innovative Africans create a project that turns abandoned flip-flops and other plastics into a boat that can sail the seven seas, then you know that the circular economy is
07 Jul 2017
WHY SMME's FAIL The historically high level of SMME failures is a serious impediment to job creation in SA
The historically high level of SMME failures is a serious impediment to job creation in South Africa, but recent research by Cranefield College is shining a light on the path to
29 Jun 2017
ON THE JOB TRAINING Develop young South Africans in areas of ‘national significance’ through on-the-job training
The second half of the academic year gets underway in just a few weeks and matrics are encouraged to shift their thinking from obtaining a formal tertiary education to vocational
30 May 2017
ENTREPRENEURIAL SPARK CAN TRUMP EDUCATION Entrepreneurial spark can trump education
“Entrepreneurs have a passion, spark, flavour and drive that education can’t give,” according to Martin Ackerman, CFO of Thevia, an innovative green economy
26 Apr 2017
TRADING PLACES Reflecting on trade and investment in Southern Africa in 2016: The impact of Donald Trump’s presidential triumph, and the possibility of a ‘Hard Brexit’ in the first quarter of 2017
Internal political drama and policies aside, international events of late, primarily the Brexit saga and Donald Trump’s presidential win, has shifted the focus (especially
18 Jan 2017




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