Financial

Seriously Hard Times

Seriously Hard Times

In London now they call it “the wedge”. It is when you run out of money around the 20th of…

Business basics

Business basics

Enthusiasm may be the first brick in starting a new business venture, with admin taking a rather dull back seat….

Secrets of a serial entrepreneur

Secrets of a serial entrepreneur

Grant Vine, technical director at IT consultancy Cybervine, says starting a business in South Africa is fraught with challenges and…

Taxpayers warned against ‘free’ advice

Taxpayers warned against ‘free’ advice

The recent arrest by the Hawks of 23 fake tax consultants has reiterated the need for both individual and corporate…

Four keys to financial literacy

Four keys to financial literacy

In the face of shifting business paradigms and organisational complexities, financial literacy could mean the difference between success and failure,…

5 Things Your Small Business Should Do Today To Increase Profits

5 Things Your Small Business Should Do Today To Increase Profits

Here are five practical tips from my own experience with crowdSPRING that you can implement today to increase sales and…

10 Ways Companies Can Save Money

10 Ways Companies Can Save Money

Economists may have declared the recession officially over, but plenty of companies continue to watch cash flow and cut expenses…

Choosing the right Business Insurance

Choosing the right Business Insurance

The purpose of insurance is to transfer a risk that you can afford (i.e. the payment of a premium with…