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‘South Africa From Hero To Zero… And Back Again?’

‘South Africa From Hero To Zero… And Back Again?’

Setting aside the Gupta fiasco in South Africa, details may soon emerge of the extent that South Africa is now…

Making The (Down)Grade: Can SA Innovation Weather The Storm?

Making The (Down)Grade: Can SA Innovation Weather The Storm?

It is well documented that innovation drives economic growth. This is, in fact, one of the most consistent findings by scholars…

Why You Should Charge Clients More Than You Think You’re Worth

Why You Should Charge Clients More Than You Think You’re Worth

One of the most challenging decisions freelancers, solopreneurs, and independent consultants face is how much to charge for their time and expertise….

Is A Universal Basic Income A Good Idea?

Is A Universal Basic Income A Good Idea?

What if everyone on the planet received a guaranteed income whether or not they worked?  That’s the idea behind the…

No Radical Economic Transformation Without Economic Growth

No Radical Economic Transformation Without Economic Growth

Economic transformation in SA is long overdue, but current talk about radical economic transformation is “mere political rhetoric”, said panellists…

‘White Monopoly Capital’ Is Not About Race

‘White Monopoly Capital’ Is Not About Race

The term ‘White monopoly capital’ and the related ‘radical economic transformation’ have come to dominate the political discourse in the…

The Basics Of Crowdfunding

The Basics Of Crowdfunding

What it is: Crowdfunding is about persuading individuals to each give you a small donation — $10, $50, $100, maybe more. Once…

4 Mistakes That Kill Crowdsourcing Efforts

4 Mistakes That Kill Crowdsourcing Efforts

Back in 2011, crowdsourcing was fueling an explosion in open innovation. At that time, most Fortune 500 firms had launched…

15 of SA’s Business Leaders’ Best Advice For Your Business

15 of SA’s Business Leaders’ Best Advice For Your Business

Do you want to hit that R100 million mark in turnover? Do you want to make a name for yourself…

Blockchain Could Help Musicians Make Money Again

Blockchain Could Help Musicians Make Money Again

As a musician, I want to encourage other artists to collaborate with my music. But recently, a visual artist had all of…