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Avoid that broke feeling: six ways to manage money in your business

29 September 2016

One of the hardest things to get right as an entrepreneur is managing the financial side of your business. Over the years, I’ve spoken to many Small & Medium Business owners from around the world about how they manage their risk and improve their odds of success.

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The cash flow conundrum: How visual reporting can help

23 September 2016

Starting a small business is almost like leaping out of a plane without a back-up parachute. It’s exciting, but at the same time, quite risky. There are several reasons why 80% of small businesses in South Africa fail within the first three years, the greatest reason being cash flow.

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The winning recipe: The secrets to making it as a thriving entrepreneur

14 September 2016

While every entrepreneur is unique and each story is different, there is a common factor that unites them – they take risks, follow their dreams and pursue their passions.

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Reinventing your small business: Digital Disruption unleashes new opportunities

02 September 2016

When people talk about ‘digital disruption’, they tend to focus on disruptive opportunities for technology start-ups and the threats they pose to established banks, retailers and media companies.

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Newly elected mayors should focus on small business growth, says Sage

25 August 2016

South Africa’s newly elected mayors and municipal officer bearers should move quickly in making investments and creating policies to support Small & Medium Businesses in their towns and cities – with a focus on helping every small enterprise from the hawker selling fruit to the restaurant owner and the plumber to thrive.

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Cash is on its way out – 6 ways to make sure you’re ready

16 August 2016

The cashless economy is almost here. Just a couple months ago, the European Central Bank suggested that the 500 Euro note will be eliminated.

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How the 702/CapeTalk Small Business Awards with Sage One have boosted small businesses

12 August 2016

Winners of last year’s 702/CapeTalk Small Business Awards with Sage One, Old School Cool and Ziyahlanjwa Laundry Service have advanced to a new level of success following the competition.

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Small business should be higher on the local government election agenda

01 August 2016

‘Parties must set out how they will help entrepreneurs and Small & Medium Businesses, says Sage’

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