Start-ups the elixir for growth

The solution to the unemployment crisis lies partly in the hands of entrepreneurs, writes <b>Gareth Stokes</b>.

Protecting what’s yours

What should entrepreneurs do to protect their intellectual property? asks <b>Gareth Stokes</b>.

Rewards of risk capital

Properly funded small businesses have a huge impact on growth and employment, writes <b>Gareth Stokes</b>.

Intelligent use of data

Small businesses can find clever, affordable ways to access market research, writes <b>Ben Kelly</b>.

Starting a business from scratch

The Wits Business School (WBS) Centre for Entrepreneurship ensures that their students do not learn in a theoretical vacuum.

How much can be taught?

Business schools are dressing up entrepreneurial courses as a serious academic pursuit.

Make a difference — change the game

Entrepreneurship involves seeing opportunities where others don't and creating opportunities for others and substantial wealth for themselves.

Sustaining development projects

The Industrial Development Corporation aims to develop a vibrant entrepreneurial junior mining sector in South Africa and the rest of the continent.

An entrepreneur’s guide

Entrepreneurs usually focus on their businesses and often, little time is spent on planning for retirement. Planning for old age is crucial.


Slice of life: Recycling for our lives

This lockdown will hurt my family in the stomach. We will suffer for this whole period. I don’t even know what I will do when my wife gives birth in the next two weeks

Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders