BUSINESS: 6 tips for online startups

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Before you embark on an online startup, make sure you take note of these top six tips necessary for you to make headway in the digital space.

BUSINESS: Best apps and online tools for small businesses

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Head of products at MWEB, Rihana Hoosain gives small business owners the low-down on some of the latest and greatest tech solutions to transform their businesses.

ENTREPRENEUR: Don’t underestimate the digital space

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Entrepreneurs should not limit business opportunities by failing to understand the power of digital offerings.

ENTREPRENEUR: Simple ways to improve your SME’s cash flow

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As an SME it is important to have a steady cash flow. Here are some tips on how to achieve this.

ENTREPRENEUR: Don’t write the business plan, do it!

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Most funders want a business plan from an entrepreneur before committing to investing. Andile Khumalo thinks this process may need some revision.

ENTREPRENEUR: Top technology hurdles hindering startups

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In order to remain competitive, startups need to invest in technology to give them the edge. Here are some of the things getting in the way.

ENTREPRENEUR: SMEs must take advantage of interest rates

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Experts say SMEs are still adjusting to the rise in operating costs due to high fuel and electricity prices and therefore the unchanged interest rate is a blessing they should take advantage of.

NEWS: Up to R1m in seed funding up for grabs

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Up to R1m in seed capital can be won for innovation in child development at this year’s SA Innovation Summit.

BUSINESS: Tip Box- Characteristics of a franchisee

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It takes a particular kind of person to be a franchisee. Morne cronje, head of FNB franchise explains the different characteristics of a franchisee.

ENTREPRENEUR: Millennials forge path to entrepreneurship

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Millennials (those born between 1980 and 2000) are defying the odds of youth unemployment and are taking on entrepreneurship to create jobs.