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With the National Development Plan (NDP) estimating that SMMEs will generate a whopping 90% of the 11 million new jobs expected to be created in South Africa by 2030, the rate of established businesses currently sits at a low 2.2%, with a high unemployment rate marked at 26, 7%, remaining…
Warranty Extender is delighted to announce that is has formulated two new extended warranty plans for both high kilometer cars and "just out of plan" vehicles. These new plans are best suited for older cars that have done higher mileage and offer unparalleled cover in this market sector. One of…
The workshop will take advantage of the opportunity of convening national and sub-national Investment Promotion Agencies (IPAs), to provide capacity building on best practices in FDI generation and retention PRETORIA, South Africa, November 6, 2018/ -- InvestSA, a division of the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) and the…
By Devan Moonsamy, CEO of The ICHAF Training Institute Resilience is our capacity to recover from difficulties, our ability to bounce back from the problems we face. Psychologists are encouraging adults to foster resilience in children, as well as in themselves. It is highly applicable to persons with disabilities (PWDs)…
Tuesday, 06 November 2018 15:52

Good debt vs bad debt – is there a difference?

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Living debt free is a dream many of us strive for, but the reality is that very few of us earn enough money to buy life’s important assets such as a home, car or university education with cash savings.  Secondly, even if you could live debt-free, it might not be…
There are few professions as emotionally and physically demanding as that of a healthcare professional.  While a respected and in-demand profession, particularly in South Africa with its severe skills shortages, a career in healthcare is also fraught with risks and liabilities that can put not only professional reputation and business…
By Joon Chong, a Partner & Arlia Abdul Ali, a Candidate Attorney at Webber Wentzel In the case of Mr A and XYZ CC v The Commissioner of the South African Revenue Service the Tax Court had to determine whether the conduct of the taxpayers were properly classified by SARS as 'grossly negligent'…
Monday, 05 November 2018 14:59

SA FLORIST BREATHES NEW LIFE AS BLOOMABLE

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Four years since four Dragons backed SA Florist on Dragons Den South Africa, SA Florist has rebranded to Bloomable. “Our journey started as SA Florist and even though we’ve changed our name, our commitment  has always, and will always, be to support local businesses. In fact, our business was borne…
Corporate narcissism…SA’s secret curse - By Annelize van Rensburg* (www.signium.co.za) It is the unspoken curse stalking corporate South Africa. Few people talk about it but many executives encounter it and may be vaguely – or acutely – aware of the danger to organisations and careers. The potentially toxic issue is corporate narcissism and…
Following a formal tender process, for the second consecutive year, Magnetic Storm has been appointed to bring the People’s Port Festival to life for Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA). Managing the event from conceptualisation through to clean-up, Magnetic Storm is overseeing the logistics of the event being held on December…
Only 48% of the country’s Chief Audit Executives (CAEs) say ethics is an “integral part” of the workplace.  And 81%, or 4 in 5, say that the output in their organisations - in relation to resources - is minimal and inadequate. These are some of the worrying sentiments revealed in…
Canadian Executive Coaching network announces its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives prior to entering the South African market. Brentwood Bay, British Columbia – November 1, 2018:  Just a month after revealing its plan to establish a satellite office in Johannesburg - South Africa, CLI-Power Coaching has announced its first objectives…

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