Many of us rely on friends and colleagues for advice but not all advice is 'good advice' and it can be a minefield navigating the good from the bad.
Here’s how you can mitigate the negative impact of a challenging economy in your business.
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Not everybody has your best interests at heart.
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It is almost impossible to convince the people who for years have recognised only international brands to buy into yours.
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When you run a business, there are opportunities galore for falling into the trap of measuring false metrics.
Africa has shown me that there is a bright future for humankind. I can only pray that some of this grace and beauty can rub off on to the land of my birth.
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People do not tend to take township businesses seriously and generally see them as responses to circumstance and necessity.
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South Africa is in a technical recession, unemployment figures are at record highs and the inequality gap is far from closing.
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As everyone is moving online, businesses are now considering building their profiles and advertising online more than before.
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Soon every device you own – and almost every imaginable object – will be connected.
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It has long been said that one of the most effective employment drivers is the formation of innovative and commercially viable businesses.
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They are terminally disinterested in the way things have always been done.
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We are “fundamentally” changing how we do things and technologically enabling our enterprises – the real question is, to what end?
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The hardest part of the growth process -- and no matter how many times you go through it, you never get used to it -- is learning to let go.
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A business well run contributes towards job creation, provides opportunities for new graduates, pays salaries and wages amongst other key costs.
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Fads come and go, providing momentary glory, while being cool can be a sustainable part of a successful business strategy.
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The low level of security awareness took itself into the enterprise, and businesses are faced with the task of educating the workforces on an ongoing basis.
The Gold Rush is over, and as we have moved more and more into the digital realm, the brand new commodity is data – because everything depends on it.
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Most of us are 'people pleasers.'
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You are an expert at something. You have special skills. Skills that might even be scarce. Years of acquired knowledge.
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As cut-backs continue to dominate, how should digital marketers assign precious marketing budgets this year? Here’s what should be on your radar.
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AI will disrupt the way organisations win, serve, and retain customers. As storage and processing power advances, its gaining traction amongst businesses.
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The younger generation, as both employees and customers, is changing the way businesses communicate internally and to their target audiences.
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Awareness is one thing but many people are left in the dark.
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We are all part of a tribe, and we even have what it takes to lead one. We must stand up and lean into the chaos, not away from it.
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There is a seismic shift taking place in which corporates are increasingly turning to alternative office solutions as a means of housing their workforces.
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New outbound travel markets are opening up and this is changing the face of travel throughout the world. A changing world means changing travel patterns.
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It should become standard practice for African countries to invest in each other and become primary consumers of each other's talents and raw materials.
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Once you’ve nailed the lifestyle content balance, creative captions and relevant hashtags, it’s time to step your game up.
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For those of us who are still trying to compose our new years' resolution list, experts agree there is a simple note that should be top of any list of goals - if you want to chase your dreams, make an...
Good black business is NOT a myth. And here are just some ways to find it.