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.

Are you in or out? Decide at the start of 2019, but don’t waste time!

Are you in or out? Decide at the start of 2019, but don’t waste time!

6 December 2018 8:05 PM

How to deal with nightmare collaborations and partnerships

How to deal with nightmare collaborations and partnerships

29 November 2018 8:11 PM

Why your customers won’t keep their promises (and what you can do about it)

Why your customers won’t keep their promises (and what you can do about it)

16 November 2018 3:02 PM

Exhausted? How energise by preparing for 2019 before winding down

Exhausted? How energise by preparing for 2019 before winding down

8 November 2018 8:07 PM

How to create 'sales channels' to grow revenues (why, when and where to do so)

How to create 'sales channels' to grow revenues (why, when and where to do so)

25 October 2018 8:02 PM

How to build a business that will survive constant technological change

How to build a business that will survive constant technological change

18 October 2018 8:01 PM

How to start and grow your own business with funds you find yourself

How to start and grow your own business with funds you find yourself

11 October 2018 8:18 PM

How to grow by making deals and acquisitions without destroying value

How to grow by making deals and acquisitions without destroying value

4 October 2018 8:02 PM

To build a business you need a mind-set of consistent action – despite uncertainty

To build a business you need a mind-set of consistent action – despite uncertainty

28 September 2018 2:23 PM