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“The right information at the right time is nine tenths of the battle.” Napoleon We live in uncertain times and this uncertainly just keeps escalating. Last week we had a fascinating series of events where we interviewed different people in the markets to understand what is happening and what to…
Wednesday, 25 March 2020 14:57

Leadership is like lettuce … let’s turn over a new leaf

Written by Tale Spin Media
By Annelize van Rensburg - Director at Signium Africa Leadership has never been in such high demand across commerce and industry. The need for it drives almost every interaction between talent professionals and the top tier of organisations in industries from agriculture to high tech and from major corporates to…
Wednesday, 25 March 2020 09:53

Snupit Continues to Play a Crucial Role for South African SMEs in a Challenging Economy

Written by Sashenthren Pillay
Study shows 90% SMEs buckling in a weak economy. Snupit shows its powerful support to local businesses. A recent study done by Retail Capital, a financial services company, revealed that South Africa’s small businesses are struggling under current economic conditions. The combination of a low-growth economy, increasing operating costs and unreliable…
Sandton – Johannesburg: Hello A-list is an award-winning, female-owned brand and marketing consultancy that is committed to reinventing the traditional client-agency relationship by ensuring branding is made human. Established by Alisha Ramasar and Almaza Da Costa, Hello A-list is more than just an agency, it is a youth empowerment hub…
Tuesday, 24 March 2020 12:18

Trends and the State of Mining Industry Insurance

Written by Teresa Settas
Getting to grips with mining insurance rates The South African mining industry is facing a unique set of challenges in the form of the cost and unreliability of electricity supply, disruption and destruction of equipment, an unstable regulatory and legal framework in addition to the possibility of a Coronavirus black…
As businesses and event organisers have had to cancel events amidst what is currently happening globally, CWDi has quickly adapted to the challenge, and to ensure valuable connections are still possible, the team has launched a virtual events solution! Award-winning brand agency, CWDi, have always made a habit of looking…
Sunday, 22 March 2020 13:37

Why you should also, like government, use WhatsApp Business

Written by Gerrit
People are highly impressed with the way government has been communicating with the nation through its WhatsApp number (+27 60 012 3456), providing updates on the coronavirus measures put in place recently.   When people send an initial message with the word, “Hi”, to its WhatsApp Business number, they receive a…
Thursday, 19 March 2020 15:02

Leadership is like lettuce … let’s turn over a new leaf

Written by Tale Spin Media
By Annelize van Rensburg* director at Signium Africa Leadership has never been in such high demand across commerce and industry. The need for it drives almost every interaction between talent professionals and the top tier of organisations in industries from agriculture to high tech and from major corporates to SOEs.…
Thursday, 19 March 2020 14:36

THE BLUE TRAIN SUSPENDS SERVICES IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19

Written by Anele Motha
The Blue Train has announced the suspension of its services, effective immediately, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The suspension, which will be in effect until 30th April 2020, comes after a risk assessment done by the operations team early this week.  The Blue Train is one of South Africa’s luxury train…
Thursday, 19 March 2020 10:58

Emergency tendering regulations applicable under Covid-19 outbreak

Written by Gerrit
With the President declaring a state of disaster under the National Disaster Management Act of 2002, it will become some how necessary for organs of state to procure goods and services on an emergency basis, and they could only do so with strict compliance of existing enabling legislation. According to…
Thursday, 19 March 2020 10:09

The Wealth Summit - Free Virtual Events on in Durban and Cape Town

Written by MyPressportal Team
As you may have been following our social media activity we have been doing a lot of preparation to organise the Wealth Summit, which was due to be held on the 21st March - Cape Town & 22nd March - Durban. Under the rapidly developing circumstances, we feel that the…
Wednesday, 18 March 2020 11:40

7 Habits of highly effective people and communication

Written by Bronwyn
7 Habits of Highly Effective People and Communication – Barbara Lombard, Executive Director at 21st Century shares what habit has influenced her life! “From when I was 20something, I was introduced to the Seven Habits of Highly Effective People written by Stephen R. Covey. I quite enjoy working with them…

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