Business Advice

How to find business funding

The GIBS Entrepreneurship Development Academy recently hosted a free online Facilitating Funding panel event during Global Entrepreneurship Week. By following some of the simple tips below on when, where, and how to position yourself in the funding race, you may find it easier to secure the finance you need to take your business to the next level.

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6 ways CFOs can mitigate the risks of payments fraud

Ryan Mer, Managing Director, eftsure Africa, a Know Your Payee™ (KYP) platform provider, says that CFOs need to play a key role in their company’s cyber security.

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How reputation Management is essential to business decisions

A lot of organisations big, medium or small do not realise the importance of Public Relations (PR) or in particular, reputation management. First, we need to define the role of PR.

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The legal concerns around mandatory vaccines in the SA workplace

Many local companies have instituted vaccine mandates for employees who want to return to the office. Ian McAlister, General Manager at CRS Technologies, discusses some of the legal issues surrounding this.

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A focus on the benefits of networking for entrepreneurs

Networking creates an environment for possible leads because everyone who is in attendance is potentially a new client.

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POPI compliance remains a challenge for many SA businesses

South Africa’s Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA) officially came into effect in July and many businesses are still facing compliance challenges in how personal information is stored and processed.