Small Business Focus

Want to start a business? How to know if it’ll work before you take the plunge


"Idea validation" is the process of testing your idea before launching your business, says Yiedi CEO Jayshree Naidoo.

Small business owner, nobody will save!

Small business owner, nobody will save!

12 July 2019 11:45 AM

Pavlo Phitidis – our small business guru – wants YOU to help him name is book

Pavlo Phitidis – our small business guru – wants YOU to help him name is book

5 July 2019 12:02 PM

How to build a retail business and/or get your product into the shops

How to build a retail business and/or get your product into the shops

28 June 2019 11:45 AM

How to manage a business partner with views and goals different from yours

How to manage a business partner with views and goals different from yours

13 June 2019 8:24 PM

Allowing more skilled foreigners into SA will make us all more prosperous

Allowing more skilled foreigners into SA will make us all more prosperous

7 June 2019 1:02 PM

'Emigration is draining skills, destroying the future of South Africa’s economy'

'Emigration is draining skills, destroying the future of South Africa’s economy'

31 May 2019 2:39 PM

South Africa is flirting with recession. Again. How to 'create your own economy'

South Africa is flirting with recession. Again. How to 'create your own economy'

23 May 2019 8:04 PM

Why 'waiting for things to get better' is too risky a strategy to try

Why 'waiting for things to get better' is too risky a strategy to try

16 May 2019 8:23 PM

Everything you need to succeed in business rests between your own ears

Everything you need to succeed in business rests between your own ears

3 May 2019 1:06 PM

How to plan succession in a small business

How to plan succession in a small business

25 April 2019 8:25 PM