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Best cities for entrepreneurs 2019
Best cities for entrepreneurs 2019

Based on three types of businesses most commonly launched by expats, data reveals the top global locations with the best conditions for opening a restaurant, a tech startup or an import/export business...

6 Nov 2019

The solopreneur has entered the mainstream
The solopreneur has entered the mainstream

It was predicted that by 2019, there would be 40 million independent workers in the US...

By Colleen Mansour 1 Nov 2019

Women find it hard to sustain tourism businesses in Ghana and Nigeria. Here's why
Women find it hard to sustain tourism businesses in Ghana and Nigeria. Here's why

The governments of the two West African countries could do more to enhance women's participation in tourism...

By Albert N. Kimbu, Ewoenam A. Afenyo-Agbe, Issahaku Adam 25 Oct 2019

The future of African innovation
The future of African innovation

Innovation is vital to our development as a country...

21 Oct 2019

The 3 Ps of entrepreneurship
The 3 Ps of entrepreneurship

Bongi Silubane, founder and MD, says entrepreneurs need perseverance, partnership and perspective when it comes to starting a new venture...

17 Oct 2019

#StartupStory: Curacel is tackling fraud in healthcare insurance
#StartupStory: Curacel is tackling fraud in healthcare insurance

Curacel is a Nigerian startup that aims to fast track claims processing and detects fraudulent claims for health insurance companies in Africa...

By Evan-Lee Courie 4 Oct 2019

LiveWIRE 2019 kicks off
LiveWIRE 2019 kicks off

Shell's flagship youth enterprise-development programme, LiveWIRE 2019, has kicked off...

3 Oct 2019

#StartupStory: YouFarm - helping you to invest in agriculture
#StartupStory: YouFarm - helping you to invest in agriculture

YouFarm is a Zimbabwean startup that has been chosen by Startupbootcamp AfriTech to attend a three-month accelerator in Cape Town, South Africa...

By Evan-Lee Courie 3 Oct 2019

Know your business inside out with a Biz Office
Know your business inside out with a Biz Office

New expectations of transparency and authenticity in business means things like organisational purpose, brand stories, how your company does things, what it believes in and what it stands for, can all play a part in how your company sees itself and how it is seen by others...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 2 Oct 2019

Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019
Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019

Bizcommunity is excited to announce the relaunch of our Biz Product and Rate Card, featuring all-new product infographics, descriptors and more...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 27 Sep 2019

5 Tips on how to avoid entrepreneurial burnout
5 Tips on how to avoid entrepreneurial burnout

The modern workforce is tired and worn out. Advancements made in technology have resulted in the ability to always be online, always check mail, and to always be available for meetings...

27 Sep 2019

#FoodNextAfrica: The SA food startup championing traditional African flavours
#FoodNextAfrica: The SA food startup championing traditional African flavours

Young entrepreneur Sipamandla Manqele is using food to inspire pride in indigenous African ingredients, while uplifting the small-scale farmers and communities involved in their cultivation...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 17 Sep 2019

How innovation labs can drive digital business
How innovation labs can drive digital business

Nearly every tech giant today boasts an innovation lab of their own, where ideas blossom and new products are born...

13 Sep 2019

#StartupStory: Closing the gap between SMEs and corporates
#StartupStory: Closing the gap between SMEs and corporates

Finvex is a cloud-based platform that connects corporate clients, their growing SME suppliers and financial agents...

By Evan-Lee Courie 11 Sep 2019

Why tough times call for technology-led innovation
Why tough times call for technology-led innovation

With so much economic doom and gloom dominating local news headlines, business owners can be forgiven for feeling just a tad discouraged...

By Aaron Thornton 10 Sep 2019

OurCrowd Global Investor Summit returns to Israel in 2020
OurCrowd Global Investor Summit returns to Israel in 2020

OurCrowd, the global venture investing platform and Israel's leading venture investor, has announced that it will host its sixth annual OurCrowd Global Investor Summit on 13 February 2020...

9 Sep 2019

Online training for entrepreneurs in Africa
Online training for entrepreneurs in Africa

Supporting entrepreneurship is the task of our time as we look to tech innovation to unlock solutions in healthcare, energy, education, agriculture, financial inclusion, the green economy and others...

6 Sep 2019

Gender diversity, female entrepreneurship highlighted at WEF in Africa
Gender diversity, female entrepreneurship highlighted at WEF in Africa

Mastercard's 'Together We Lead' event focused on challenges faced by women entrepreneurs in Africa, and the role of technology in helping drive inclusive growth...

5 Sep 2019

Jeff Miller
Keep calm and invest in South Africa

High unemployment, pedestrian growth, bailouts of state-owned enterprises (SOEs) and the slow implementation of President Cyril Ramaphosa's 'New Dawn' do not paint a very cheery picture...

By Jeff Miller, Issued by Grovest 3 Sep 2019

Developing entrepreneurs for inclusive economic growth
Developing entrepreneurs for inclusive economic growth

Africa is a continent of extraordinary prospects, from its wealth of natural resources to the untapped talents of its youthful population...

By Jacques Vermeulen 3 Sep 2019

Productivity 101 for entrepreneurs
Productivity 101 for entrepreneurs

Here is some useful productivity advice for business people who have recently decided to start their own businesses...

28 Aug 2019

2019 Southern Africa Startup Awards finalists - Tanzania
2019 Southern Africa Startup Awards finalists - Tanzania

The national finalists for the 2019 edition of the Southern Africa Startup Awards (SASAwards) have been announced...

23 Aug 2019

2019 Southern Africa Startup Awards finalists - Namibia
2019 Southern Africa Startup Awards finalists - Namibia

The national finalists for the 2019 edition of the Southern Africa Startup Awards (SASAwards) have been announced...

23 Aug 2019

2019 Southern Africa Startup Awards finalists - Mozambique
2019 Southern Africa Startup Awards finalists - Mozambique

The national finalists for the 2019 edition of the Southern Africa Startup Awards (SASAwards) have been announced...

23 Aug 2019

2019 Southern Africa Startup Awards finalists - Mauritius
2019 Southern Africa Startup Awards finalists - Mauritius

The national finalists for the 2019 edition of the Southern Africa Startup Awards (SASAwards) have been announced...

23 Aug 2019

2019 Southern Africa Startup Awards finalists - Malawi
2019 Southern Africa Startup Awards finalists - Malawi

The national finalists for the 2019 edition of the Southern Africa Startup Awards (SASAwards) have been announced...

23 Aug 2019

2019 Southern Africa Startup Awards finalists - Madagascar
2019 Southern Africa Startup Awards finalists - Madagascar

The national finalists for the 2019 edition of the Southern Africa Startup Awards (SASAwards) have been announced...

23 Aug 2019

2019 Southern Africa Startup Awards finalists - Angola
2019 Southern Africa Startup Awards finalists - Angola

The national finalists for the 2019 edition of the Southern Africa Startup Awards (SASAwards) have been announced...

23 Aug 2019

MEST Africa invests $1.1m in tech startups across Africa
MEST Africa invests $1.1m in tech startups across Africa

MEST Africa continues its commitment to early-stage startups, investing in eleven teams from its 2019 graduating cohort...

22 Aug 2019

Prepare your business to benefit from AI
Prepare your business to benefit from AI

If data is the new oil, artificial intelligence (AI) can arguably be its best drill, able to uncover insights and mine real business value from the huge and complex data sets that typify modern organisations...

By Rudeon Snell 21 Aug 2019

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