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.
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.
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.
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.
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.