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#AccountingRocks – Building the blocks for a better tomorrow

01 November 2016

The winners of the 2016 National Junior Accounting Olympiad, presented by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) and Sage One have been announced.

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Small & Medium Businesses should be saving money for a bad day – Here’s how

31 October 2016

Every Small & Medium Business should be aiming to have some savings in the bank as a buffer for difficult months when sales are slow or debtors miss payments. If your business has some cash in reserve, you’ll be able to fund your growth in the future, avoid taking loans at punitive interest rates and meet your creditors’ payment deadlines.

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Coming to a city near you: Sage One’s Roadshow for accountants

25 October 2016

South Africa’s entrepreneurs are showing enormous resilience in a difficult economy. One thing that could help them reach their full potential is world-class, affordable accounting support.

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The rise of Artisan entrepreneurs in South Africa – and what it takes to succeed

21 October 2016

Around the world – from the trendy east of London to the hipster capital of Montreal’s Mile End – the so-called ‘flat white economy’ continues to rise. It comprises the thousands upon thousands of artisan entrepreneurs selling craft beers, ethically sourced coffee and organic, gourmet foods to consumers who crave healthy, sustainable and authentic eating experiences.

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Tomorrow’s accountant will be a business advisor rather than a number cruncher

13 October 2016

The rise of artificial intelligence (AI) and the growing maturity of cloud-based business software promise to dramatically change the role of the accountant over the next five to 10 years. Savvy professionals should already be reskilling themselves in anticipation of the shift in the market.

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Sage One powers Mediabox into a mobile future

12 October 2016

Kenya-based, Mediabox Advertising Limited has implemented Sage One Accounting to give its founding CEO better visibility into the financial trends in the business and to support his need for on-the-road access to its accounting systems.

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Supreme Leisure & Boating rides the crest of the wave with Sage Evolution

07 October 2016

Eastern Cape-based Supreme Leisure & Boating, has implemented Sage Evolution Service Manager solution to automate and manage service and maintenance-related requests and business processes. This has helped the company to run more efficiently and boost the level of service that it offers its customers.

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Show me the money: Five funding options Small & Medium Businesses can consider

04 October 2016

Risk and reward are the fundamentals of every business. In the Small & Medium Business segment, this cannot be more true. For start-ups and existing small entities that need to grow, capital or cash flow funding is often what’s needed to make sure the business can either get going, survive or flourish.

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King Edward VII's Byron Christou wins the SAICA National Accounting Olympiad with Sage One

30 September 2016

Byron Christou of King Edward VII School in Gauteng is the national winner of the 2016 National Accounting Olympiad, presented by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) and Sage One.

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