The Coronavirus pandemic surprised many world organizations, major corporations and small businesses on a global scale. Despite the news coverage and ample evidence to advise caution, many of us were complacent. “It’s not going to affect me,” we naively thought. How wrong we were. Mere days ago, my government shut...Read more
Companies have different key values and for some, it is their business secrets. Business Secrets can simply be defined as any valuable and sensitive information that is unique to a company. Companies like Coca-Cola, KFC, Google search engine have survived over the years and for a long period particularly on...Read more
Enterprise and supplier development (ESD) programmes aren’t just a core element of many companies’ B-BBEE scorecards, they’re also a major contributor to building a growing pool of thriving small businesses in South Africa. But the road to a great ESD programme is littered with potholes for the unwary. Here are...Read more
If you've been thinking of buying an existing business, but are unsure about where to invest your hard-earned cash, consider that some of the smaller or medium-sized businesses are affordable, easier to manage and good value for money in an ever-shifting economy. The Good News Increased domestic demand in the...Read more
A great deal of focus and many discussions are taking place around the ‘fourth industrial revolution’ (4IR). Many companies from leading world economies, as well as some developing countries, are investing a lot of time and money into skill development and embracing innovation. India, China and Germany are just a...Read more
Many well-known experts in their fields have made predictions over the years that have proved to be spectacularly wrong.Read more
The logistics and shipping industry is more relevant than ever before. This is primarily due to the proliferation and growing popularity of online shopping services.Read more
The Department of Trade and Industry has made amendments to the B-BBEE Codes of Good Practice, here’s everything you need to know to remain compliant:Read more
It’s never easy for established businesses to make the required changes but resilience and tenacity is required to get through the downturn. Bartlett Construction’s Wayne Bartlett talks to the sector slump and what lies ahead post-elections.Read more
Instead of competing in an existing market, tap into an uncontested market space by finding your own Blue Ocean.Read more
We’ve all already had massive interruptions from load shedding and it’s not going away anytime soon so, instead of being caught out each time and losing productivity, let’s stay steps ahead of the outages and make sure that our productivity stays where it should be…Read more
Being able to host a great workshop or event is an essential skill for anyone in creative and innovative businesses. Your event will have a major impact - that is guaranteed. However, whether it is a positive or negative impact depends on the how well the event was put together...Read more
Your business asset insurance cost will go up if you add on more items, but this is common with all insurances. Not sure why you need it? Find out more information below.Read more
The study reinforces the fact that we are living in a global world where the power of management technology can be used across the world for the betterment of mankind.Read more
The following tips may help you secure your position.Read more
Here are my key entrepreneurial tips from The Passport Showcase.Read more
Harnessing the power of predictive analytics, in-memory computing, and artificial intelligence to forecast risks will help entrepreneurs stay ahead.Read more
Whether you run a small business from home or have a secondary home industry to supplement your income, it is critical to consider all the risks that your home business is exposed to in order to ensure that it is sufficiently covered.Read more
Business and leadership success start with a discipline of mindset moves, including having fun with your fear.
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Mo Rafi founded Rafi Credit Consulting Inc, a private consulting firm based in Toronto, Canada.