Business

Brewers tasting beer

Alcohol and health

Keeping Healthy with Alcohol

The consumption of alcohol can have beneficial or harmful effects depending on the age and other characteristics of the person consuming alcohol, amount consumed and specifics of a situation.

Ferdi Booysen, Greenlight Product Manager at Old Mutual.

Business assurance

Every business needs business assurance

Some business owners feel business assurance is an expense they cannot afford, or see it as a luxury for established businesses. However every business needs to include business assurance in its budget.

Kelli Givens

Kelli Givens

The Joy of Changing Lives

Very few people dedicate their lives wholeheartedly to helping impoverished communities and to changing socio-economic patterns. Then we met Kelli Givens — CEO of Sport for All, initiative to change lives.

health and safety

Health and Safety

Take Measures to protect your customers and property

When at a restaurant it’s unlikely that you are taking your life into your own hands if you eat the fruit, vegetables and salads, or if you chose to add ice to your drink.

Zanele Twala

Zanele Twala

She’s in the Forefront of Transforming Educatio

The newly appointed executive director at Bridge, Zanele Twala, is a seasoned manager with a wealth of knowledge about the role of civil society in contributing towards transformation.

Soweto entrepreneurs attending the UJ's Conference on Small Business Development.JPG

Entrepreneurial skills and capital

Entrepreneurs Need Skills and Capital to Sustain their Businesses

Liz Zambonini, the CEO of The Hope Factory says most businesses do not fail because the owner did not work hard – they fail because the owner did not have the necessary skills and knowledge to succeed.

Cash Flow

Cash Flow

Cash Flow - Income and Expenditure of Your Business

Cash flow management is the lifeblood of your business because it enables you to track cash as it flows in and out of your business revealing to you the causes ofcash flow shortfalls and surpluses.

School pupils in Diepsloot

Drinking Age

Government Wants to Raise Drinking Age to 21

Nearly 80% of a group of surveyed Gauteng high school pupils regularly consume alcohol, according to findings released by the University of South Africa’s Bureau for Market Research.

Dr Thami Mazwai

Small and big businesses compete

Small Businesses Must Compete With Retailers – Dr Mazwai

Poor management and lack of proper market research are some of the constraints faced by the small and medium enterprises in South Africa, according to Dr Thami Mazwai from the University of Johannesburg's CSBD.

finance and banking

Finance and Banking

Banking and Funding For Small Busines

Whether you’re an entrepreneur with a great idea just starting out, or have been running a small business for years; banking is the backbone of your business — the support you need to survive, succeed and grow.