• South African businesses are experiencing high levels of debt

    South African businesses are experiencing high levels of debt as the economy continues to face headwinds. This is according to the latest edition of the Experian Business Debt Index. The index for the first quarter of 2016 showed business debt health improved slightly, but is still close to the zero level, which distinguishes between improvement and deterioration in business debt conditions. Angelo Coppola has more

    published: 18 May 2016
  • Suits & Sneakers 1: Mike Sham - Growing small business in South Africa in 2015

    Mike Sham shares what he believes it takes to be an entrepreneur in South Africa in 2015! Suits & Sneakers is a human development series designed around story-telling, informal learning and collaboration. The first ever Suits & Sneakers took place at the Mosaiek Teatro in Johannesburg on Thursday, 23 July 2015!

    published: 04 Aug 2015
  • Phuti Mahanyele: Building a Sustainable Business in South Africa

    Creating an entrepreneurial business in an enabling environment is a far less daunting task than building a sustainable business into the future. To do so in a volatile environment characterised by increasing cost and regulations (amid sporadic threats of nationalisation and labour unrest) brings particular challenges. This talk reflects on the experience of building an investment and operational company in South Africa.

    published: 06 Nov 2012
  • Small Business Ideas in South Africa

    South African Business Opportunities. Small Business Ideas in South Africa. South Africa is the second largest economy in Africa. Low cost Business. South African Business for Women. Business Plan in South Africa. best business ideas in South Africa Business Plan in South Africa. Small business plan in South Africa Low cost business ideas in South Africa.3 Business ideas in Africa Born For Entrepreneurs Our Website: http://bornforentrepreneurs.com Our Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/bornforentrepreneurs Our Twitter: https://twitter.com/bfentrepreneurs Our Google account: https://plus.google.com/+BornForEntrepreneurs

    published: 23 Aug 2015
  • Zimbabwean migrants build profitable farm business in South Africa

    During the Zimbabwean crisis, millions crossed to South Africa searching for ways to make ends meet...Life in a foreign land is never easy and most migrants endure a myriad of challenges ... A group of academics from Zimbabwe though has overcome some of these challenges and gone ahead to set up a thriving farm growing vegetables and food crops on land in South Africa's, Western Cape province. Susan Mwongeli reports.

    published: 17 May 2016
  • South African women finds success in business

    Johannesburg, South Africa 1. UPSOUND: (English) Carolyn Menyape, Job head hunter: "This is Carolyn Menyape from Active Blue. How are You?" 2. Various of Carolyn talking on the phone at "Business Head Hunters" 3. UPSOUND: (English) Carolyn Menyape, Job head hunter: "Maybe to get outsiders to come in and do the whole human consulting," 4. Wide of Carolyn's office 5. Carolyn working with co-worker Marjory. 6. UPSOUND: (English) Marjory: "So this person coming in �. it's a new position that they have created - must have experience with assessments." 7. Various of Carolyn and Marjory working 8. Poster of Active Blue - 100% BEE (Black Economic Empowerment) on the wall 9. Various of Carolyn interviewing Constance an applicant for a banking job 10. Various Johannesburg skyline 11. Va...

    published: 24 Jul 2015
  • Doing business in South Africa

    South Africa is one of the most attractive destinations to do business in the world! Visit www.southafrica-2010-accommodation.com for news about Soccer World Cup 2010!

    published: 10 Dec 2006
  • Do's and Don'ts of doing business in South Africa

    MBA558: Global Expansion Statistics Summer course at IIT (2012)

    published: 12 Jul 2012
  • The $350 billion opportunity for sustainable business in Africa

    Reimagining Africa's Future: Accenture Strategy and the National Business Institute conducted research with over 30 CEOs from across the continent to measure the opportunity for sustainable business in Africa. Hear more from them, and read the report at http://bit.ly/1RPKL6L.

    published: 05 Jun 2015
  • Entrepreneurs in South Africa | Business Brief

    Efforts are underway to instill an entrepreneurial culture in South Africa. More informations: http://www.dw.de/program/journal/s-3232-9798

    published: 03 Apr 2014
  • The Big Lie of Small Business | Vusi Thembekwayo | TEDxUniversityofNamibia

    A small Business can be a success, a small business doesn't have to stay small. Africa like many places is full of small businesses and struggling entrepreneurs, from small shop owners to street vendors. Vusi challenges the African business community as a whole to help grow these entrepreneurs as most businesses need capital and other forms of support from the more well established businesses and for bankers to play their part. As a continent Africa can become an economic giant of the world. Known as a "Rock star of public speaking" Vusi is the only speaker globally to have been invited to the Dragon's Den as an investor. This is because he has built several businesses. Today, as Chairman of Watermark Afrika Fund he is spearheading a pan-African process of raising the largest Growth Fund ...

    published: 31 Dec 2015
  • How small business can evolve in South Africa

    According to research by World Wide Worx, there are an estimated 650,000 small businesses in South Africa, employing around 7.8 million people. Now, these businesses face various challenges in this ever-changing environment. Investor and Serial Entrepreneur Vusi Thembekwayo joined us in the studio to take a closer look at entrepreneurship and where we stand as a country in this regard.

    published: 21 Apr 2017
  • Meet South Africa's youngest millionaire only at 23

    The Foreign exchange market is the biggest financial market in the world. At least four trillion dollars is traded on currency markets on a daily basis. This market is known for its volatility and high risk nature, which is why it is mostly traded by banks and big corporate. However a young South African trader has managed to crack it. Sandile Shezi has successfully learnt how to trade currencies and at just 23 he's become one of the youngest multi-millionaires in the country. Shezi now wants to empower other young South Africans to do the same. Sumitra Nydoo caught up with him.

    published: 19 Aug 2015
  • South Africa's struggling land reform | Business

    More than 20 years after the fall of Apartheid the majority of South Africa's arable land is still in the hands of white farmers.

    published: 21 Dec 2015
  • Big and Small Business Ideas - 7 Lucrative Ways to Make Money in Africa

    Published by http://www.smallstarter.com Africa is bursting with lots of interesting, lucrative and high-potential big and small business ideas and opportunities. This video reveals 7 practical ways about how to make money in Africa, one of the world's fastest growing economies. Contrary to what many people think, the easiest and richest source of business ideas and opportunities in Africa lie in its many challenging everyday problems: food, electricity, waste, education, shelter etc... We have also included some amazing success stories of African entrepreneurs who have excelled in several businesses that have solved some of these serious problems. We hope this presentation leaves you richly inspired! Links: Agribusiness and Food ideas in Africa - http://www.smallstarter.com/browse-...

    published: 26 Jun 2014
  • South African entrepreneur's laundry business takes off

    South African woman’s dream of starting her own laundry business is flourishing. With services like running water far and few between in many of the country's townships, a washing machine is not only impractical but also unaffordable. Sivu Mongo, however, saw a big gap in the market and decided to get her hands dirty. CCTV's Travers Andrews reports

    published: 11 Aug 2016
South African businesses are experiencing high levels of debt

South African businesses are experiencing high levels of debt

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  • Updated: 18 May 2016
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South African businesses are experiencing high levels of debt as the economy continues to face headwinds. This is according to the latest edition of the Experian Business Debt Index. The index for the first quarter of 2016 showed business debt health improved slightly, but is still close to the zero level, which distinguishes between improvement and deterioration in business debt conditions. Angelo Coppola has more
https://wn.com/South_African_Businesses_Are_Experiencing_High_Levels_Of_Debt
Suits & Sneakers 1: Mike Sham - Growing small business in South Africa in 2015

Suits & Sneakers 1: Mike Sham - Growing small business in South Africa in 2015

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  • Updated: 04 Aug 2015
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Mike Sham shares what he believes it takes to be an entrepreneur in South Africa in 2015! Suits & Sneakers is a human development series designed around story-telling, informal learning and collaboration. The first ever Suits & Sneakers took place at the Mosaiek Teatro in Johannesburg on Thursday, 23 July 2015!
https://wn.com/Suits_Sneakers_1_Mike_Sham_Growing_Small_Business_In_South_Africa_In_2015
Phuti Mahanyele: Building a Sustainable Business in South Africa

Phuti Mahanyele: Building a Sustainable Business in South Africa

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  • Duration: 4:28
  • Updated: 06 Nov 2012
  • views: 6186
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Creating an entrepreneurial business in an enabling environment is a far less daunting task than building a sustainable business into the future. To do so in a volatile environment characterised by increasing cost and regulations (amid sporadic threats of nationalisation and labour unrest) brings particular challenges. This talk reflects on the experience of building an investment and operational company in South Africa.
https://wn.com/Phuti_Mahanyele_Building_A_Sustainable_Business_In_South_Africa
Small Business Ideas in South Africa

Small Business Ideas in South Africa

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  • Updated: 23 Aug 2015
  • views: 2397
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South African Business Opportunities. Small Business Ideas in South Africa. South Africa is the second largest economy in Africa. Low cost Business. South African Business for Women. Business Plan in South Africa. best business ideas in South Africa Business Plan in South Africa. Small business plan in South Africa Low cost business ideas in South Africa.3 Business ideas in Africa Born For Entrepreneurs Our Website: http://bornforentrepreneurs.com Our Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/bornforentrepreneurs Our Twitter: https://twitter.com/bfentrepreneurs Our Google account: https://plus.google.com/+BornForEntrepreneurs
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Zimbabwean migrants build profitable farm business in South Africa

Zimbabwean migrants build profitable farm business in South Africa

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  • Updated: 17 May 2016
  • views: 1482
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During the Zimbabwean crisis, millions crossed to South Africa searching for ways to make ends meet...Life in a foreign land is never easy and most migrants endure a myriad of challenges ... A group of academics from Zimbabwe though has overcome some of these challenges and gone ahead to set up a thriving farm growing vegetables and food crops on land in South Africa's, Western Cape province. Susan Mwongeli reports.
https://wn.com/Zimbabwean_Migrants_Build_Profitable_Farm_Business_In_South_Africa
South African women finds success in business

South African women finds success in business

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  • Updated: 24 Jul 2015
  • views: 2025
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Johannesburg, South Africa 1. UPSOUND: (English) Carolyn Menyape, Job head hunter: "This is Carolyn Menyape from Active Blue. How are You?" 2. Various of Carolyn talking on the phone at "Business Head Hunters" 3. UPSOUND: (English) Carolyn Menyape, Job head hunter: "Maybe to get outsiders to come in and do the whole human consulting," 4. Wide of Carolyn's office 5. Carolyn working with co-worker Marjory. 6. UPSOUND: (English) Marjory: "So this person coming in �. it's a new position that they have created - must have experience with assessments." 7. Various of Carolyn and Marjory working 8. Poster of Active Blue - 100% BEE (Black Economic Empowerment) on the wall 9. Various of Carolyn interviewing Constance an applicant for a banking job 10. Various Johannesburg skyline 11. Various of people walking on the street 12. Carolyn Menyape getting into her sports car, drives off 13. Various of Carolyn driving Alexandra township, Johannesburg 14. Carolyn driving into Alexandra township Johannesburg 15. UPSOUND (English) Carolyn Menyape, Job head hunter: "I hope my uncle is there." 16. Various of township 17. SOUNDBITE: (English) Carolyn Menyape, Job head hunter: "Some of the people don't really want to get out of it and I think that is really sad. Because once you are out of it (Township) like is nicer, its more brighter. Some people do want get out but don't know how to." 18. Carolyn with her cousin Vivian, 19. UPSOUND: (English) Carolyn Menyape, Job head hunter: "Oh, you have grown so big!" 20. UPSOUND: (English) Vivian, Carolyn's cousin: "You must come and see my work" 21. Various of Vivian showing Carolyn her artwork 22. UPSOUND: (English) Carolyn Menyape,Job head hunter: "I am definitely going to give you lots of work." 23. Various of Carolyn saying goodbye to Vivian 24. Various of unemployed people 25. Old woman cooking 26. Young mother with child 27. SOUNDBITE: (English) Sankie Mthembi-Mahanyele, Former Housing Minister, Deputy Secretary ANC (African national congress): "We were in a system where education was not free. The house system was not free at all. So we had to come up with new policies and new laws. First, to repeal and get rid of apartheid exclusive laws and to come up with democratic legislation, that would allow this new government to then introduce an atmosphere were you operate on democratic principles." 28. Downtown Johannesburg, pedestrians crossing the road 29. Carolyn at her mother's house 30. Family drinking tea 33. Close up of her son 34. SOUNDBITE: (English) Carolyn Menyape,Job head hunter: "Being motivated, being strong, and not being easily influenced because its so easy in this country. There are so many people in our country who are our age and are taking the wrong route in terms of negativity, they blame their past for what is happening in their future. You know, we have been oppressed, we have been beaten up." 35. Carolyn and her son 36. Margory and Carolyn dancing in a discotheque (night club) 37. Various of people dancing 38. Wide of dance floor LEAD IN Twelve years after abolishing Apartheid, South Africa is still struggling for equality in the job sector. The South African Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) says the economic disparity between whites and blacks still remains. Carolyn Menyape is one of the rare success stories who has worked her way out of the township and into a top job in Johannesburg. STORYLINE: Carolyn Menyape is a successful businesswoman. She runs a job hunting firm in Johannesburg, finding suitable employees for clients such as banks. That includes not only the black majority, but also the asian community, those of mixed race and some white women as well. You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/1d662152c4b8708c5e4396b46c80b7e5 Find out more about AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/HowWeWork
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Doing business in South Africa

Doing business in South Africa

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  • Updated: 10 Dec 2006
  • views: 14479
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South Africa is one of the most attractive destinations to do business in the world! Visit www.southafrica-2010-accommodation.com for news about Soccer World Cup 2010!
https://wn.com/Doing_Business_In_South_Africa
Do's and Don'ts of doing business in South Africa

Do's and Don'ts of doing business in South Africa

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  • Updated: 12 Jul 2012
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The $350 billion opportunity for sustainable business in Africa

The $350 billion opportunity for sustainable business in Africa

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  • Duration: 3:23
  • Updated: 05 Jun 2015
  • views: 2292
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Reimagining Africa's Future: Accenture Strategy and the National Business Institute conducted research with over 30 CEOs from across the continent to measure the opportunity for sustainable business in Africa. Hear more from them, and read the report at http://bit.ly/1RPKL6L.
https://wn.com/The_350_Billion_Opportunity_For_Sustainable_Business_In_Africa
Entrepreneurs in South Africa | Business Brief

Entrepreneurs in South Africa | Business Brief

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  • Updated: 03 Apr 2014
  • views: 888
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Efforts are underway to instill an entrepreneurial culture in South Africa. More informations: http://www.dw.de/program/journal/s-3232-9798
https://wn.com/Entrepreneurs_In_South_Africa_|_Business_Brief
The Big Lie of Small Business | Vusi Thembekwayo | TEDxUniversityofNamibia

The Big Lie of Small Business | Vusi Thembekwayo | TEDxUniversityofNamibia

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  • Updated: 31 Dec 2015
  • views: 105214
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A small Business can be a success, a small business doesn't have to stay small. Africa like many places is full of small businesses and struggling entrepreneurs, from small shop owners to street vendors. Vusi challenges the African business community as a whole to help grow these entrepreneurs as most businesses need capital and other forms of support from the more well established businesses and for bankers to play their part. As a continent Africa can become an economic giant of the world. Known as a "Rock star of public speaking" Vusi is the only speaker globally to have been invited to the Dragon's Den as an investor. This is because he has built several businesses. Today, as Chairman of Watermark Afrika Fund he is spearheading a pan-African process of raising the largest Growth Fund of high growth, high potential entrepreneurs in Africa. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx
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How small business can evolve in South Africa

How small business can evolve in South Africa

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  • Updated: 21 Apr 2017
  • views: 58
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According to research by World Wide Worx, there are an estimated 650,000 small businesses in South Africa, employing around 7.8 million people. Now, these businesses face various challenges in this ever-changing environment. Investor and Serial Entrepreneur Vusi Thembekwayo joined us in the studio to take a closer look at entrepreneurship and where we stand as a country in this regard.
https://wn.com/How_Small_Business_Can_Evolve_In_South_Africa
Meet South Africa's youngest millionaire only at 23

Meet South Africa's youngest millionaire only at 23

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  • Updated: 19 Aug 2015
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The Foreign exchange market is the biggest financial market in the world. At least four trillion dollars is traded on currency markets on a daily basis. This market is known for its volatility and high risk nature, which is why it is mostly traded by banks and big corporate. However a young South African trader has managed to crack it. Sandile Shezi has successfully learnt how to trade currencies and at just 23 he's become one of the youngest multi-millionaires in the country. Shezi now wants to empower other young South Africans to do the same. Sumitra Nydoo caught up with him.
https://wn.com/Meet_South_Africa's_Youngest_Millionaire_Only_At_23
South Africa's struggling land reform | Business

South Africa's struggling land reform | Business

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  • Updated: 21 Dec 2015
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More than 20 years after the fall of Apartheid the majority of South Africa's arable land is still in the hands of white farmers.
https://wn.com/South_Africa's_Struggling_Land_Reform_|_Business
Big and Small Business Ideas - 7 Lucrative Ways to Make Money in Africa

Big and Small Business Ideas - 7 Lucrative Ways to Make Money in Africa

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  • Duration: 6:47
  • Updated: 26 Jun 2014
  • views: 40654
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Published by http://www.smallstarter.com Africa is bursting with lots of interesting, lucrative and high-potential big and small business ideas and opportunities. This video reveals 7 practical ways about how to make money in Africa, one of the world's fastest growing economies. Contrary to what many people think, the easiest and richest source of business ideas and opportunities in Africa lie in its many challenging everyday problems: food, electricity, waste, education, shelter etc... We have also included some amazing success stories of African entrepreneurs who have excelled in several businesses that have solved some of these serious problems. We hope this presentation leaves you richly inspired! Links: Agribusiness and Food ideas in Africa - http://www.smallstarter.com/browse-ideas/agribusiness-and-food Housing and Real Estate ideas in Africa - http://www.smallstarter.com/browse-ideas/real-estate-and-construction Energy and Power Business ideas - http://www.smallstarter.com/browse-ideas/energy-and-power
https://wn.com/Big_And_Small_Business_Ideas_7_Lucrative_Ways_To_Make_Money_In_Africa
South African entrepreneur's laundry business takes off

South African entrepreneur's laundry business takes off

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  • Updated: 11 Aug 2016
  • views: 1612
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South African woman’s dream of starting her own laundry business is flourishing. With services like running water far and few between in many of the country's townships, a washing machine is not only impractical but also unaffordable. Sivu Mongo, however, saw a big gap in the market and decided to get her hands dirty. CCTV's Travers Andrews reports
https://wn.com/South_African_Entrepreneur's_Laundry_Business_Takes_Off