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Buying an existing business vs starting your own

There may be more advantages to buying an existing business than starting your own, but tread carefully.

Do you need an image consultant?

In business, image is everything, so find out what an image consultant can do to take you to the top.

A place for tradition

Kenyan-born businessman Eric Mwangi and Nigerian television presenter and entertainment lawyer Ebuka Obi-Uchendu discuss how they maintain their cultural connections in a modern world

The five must-haves of your company’s social media policy

The steady rise in social media crises reported in the news indicates that many organisations are operating without proper guidelines in place. Companies need to firstly understand why it is important to have a social media policy, and then make sure that it has the following essentials.

How to hire the right staff for your start-up

As your company grows, choosing the right staff to employ could be the tipping point between success and failure

Mixo Ngoveni on building the biggest tech movement in Africa

Founded by Mixo Ngoveni in 2013, Geekulcha aims to foster the information technology experts of tomorrow and celebrate all things geek

The five decisions small business owners should make before building a website

Thinking of building a website for your small business? Here are five things to take into account before you take that all important plunge

Calling KZN entrepreneurs to brave the ‘Sunday Times FNB Shark Tank’

The Sunday Times, in conjunction with FNB, is fostering entrepreneurial spirit in KwaZulu-Natal by inviting entrepreneurs to participate in the Sunday Times FNB Shark Tank – a tough Dragons' Den-like contest that encourages entrepreneurs to pitch their big ideas and business plans to prominent business personalities who will select a winner

The 3 things Richard Maponya says are vital to entrepreneurial success

If you want to be an entrepreneurial maverick like the great Dr Richard Maponya, implement the success strategies he swears by

Inga Gubeka first African to have single malt whisky named after him

Premium whisky brand Glenfiddich has named a single malt whisky after Indalo Decor founder and CEO Inga Gubeka.

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