Brand Power

Lately I’ve been searching for an article to write, something that is not forced but inspired. I’ve tried listening to music, watching classics and taking long walks but nothing seemed to work. That was until I decided to take the little light of mine and make it shine. By the […]

Using Social Media as a Business Tool

  A strong social media presence has become synonymous with the modern day business. If you want to reach more people quickly and easily, as well as broaden the range of your clients/customers, then social media is the way to go. The way business marketing is done in the modern age […]

Strategies For Financial Independence

Influential businesswomen Funeka Montjane, Standard Bank CEO for Personal and Business Banking and internationally acclaimed lecturer and Deal Maker author Kim Meredith share their insights into how women can go about gaining financial independence We may live in a patriarchal society, but it doesn’t mean you can’t make your mark in […]

Entrepreneurship: a Total Community Effort

After nearly six months of working with and interviewing prospective applicants for the Total Startupper campaign, it’s occurred to me that the community has a larger role than most recognise. With over 500 validated applications judged for impact and narrowed down to 13 finalists, it’s become obvious that great ideas […]

How New Media Platforms Have Become Powerful Across Africa

Online platforms have become an important site for political and social engagement. On the one hand they have been praised for their progressive characteristics. This is because they offer great organising potential, enhance political accountability and disrupt old media practices that tend to exclude less powerful voices from important social and political […]