Social media – friend or foe?

Do you feel pressure to get on the bandwagon of using social media as a marketing tool? Trust me, it is not just a band wagon, it is real, and […]

The Wine & Whatever Wine Experience

Forget the traditional wine and cheese concept and let the wine do the “talking” on what will tantalize your taste buds.The Wine & Whatever Experience is all about taking your […]

Making a small business work

Making a small business, or any business, work is no mean feat. This became evident again when Edward Kieswetter, the commissioner of the SA Revenue Service, recently commented to media […]

SA is ranked 52 in the Global Startup Rankings of 2020

StartupBlink’s 3rd global startup ecosystem report, as part of Startup Blink’s quest to uncover the trends of innovation throughout 1000 cities and 100 countries. The StartupBlink 2020 Global Rankings Report is built […]

Business101: How to return to business post-lockdown

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday announced measures to ease the coronavirus (Covid-19) lockdown restrictions for a phased reopening of business activity to revive the economy. What the full picture of […]

Digital housekeeping tips for small businesses

Control your profiles & keep your customers informed The current health crisis and the subsequent lockdown has resulted in many businesses having to temporarily close their doors or restrict business […]

Covid-19: Surviving working from home

In case you are wondering why the highways are more open and free flowing than usual, it is because companies are asking more employees to work from home or remotely, […]

How to Use a Blog to Promote Your Business

All types of businesses can benefit from blogging, but it takes the right approach. Unfortunately, many business’ blogs are abandoned because they simply don’t get the results they were looking […]

How to Change Company Culture

Building a good company culture takes  work. It becomes one of the keys to small business success. But suppose something’s not right?Does your company culture leave something to be desired? […]

The Future Of Small Business Marketing

If you are like most small business owners, you lie awake in bed constantly thinking about how to acquire new customers, increase revenue and retain clientele. That’s the rub when […]

5 Steps to set up your business in 2020

Many South Africans would have decided to make 2020 the year that they start their own business – which is great as small businesses are needed and wanted in South […]

5 Reasons to register your small business

Registering your small business can seem like a big step, but for new entrepreneurs, it’s a smart choice. As a small to medium-sized business (SMB) owner, you want to establish […]

Intent Marketing, Then and Now

Marketing practices have always been determined by technology. Printing technology enabled the rise of popular newspapers in the mid-19th century, which allowed advertisers to target consumer audiences based on their […]

A Small Business Guide to LinkedIn [Infographic]

With more than 645 million users, across more than 200 countries and territories, LinkedIn hosts the largest database of professional and career insights, and connects people and businesses to share discussions […]