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LEARNING CURVE | Making his mark on the magazine scene

Entrepreneur Xola Speelman was born in Makhanda and raised in Gqeberha.He  is the creative mind behind the magazine, Konvenient.Speelman grew up in Kwazakhele before his ...

Core profit fell 15.2% in the group's quarter to end-June, but subscriber numbers picked up and its ...

Gqeberha resident Claire Miles Wedderburn is a qualified chef who started her business during the ...

JSE faces weaker Asian markets on Friday ...

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Asian tech shares are being weighed down by uncertainty about e-commerce group ...

ANDRE VLOK | How to handle security ...

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The third category of conflict in our important relationships are the security ...

Gold steady as traders await Fed decision

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Investors steer clear of big positions ahead of the US Federal Reserve’s ...

B&E Conference Centre rebuilds and rebrands after Covid rampage

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SPONSORED | After retrenchments and resignations, the company has formed a vibrant new culture and streamlined their ...

Flooring specialists Technical Finishes open new store in NMB

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SPONSORED | The company offers customised flooring solutions designed for all industries to withstanding demands of ...

JSE faces subdued Asian markets on Wednesday ahead of Fed decision

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Earnings from Microsoft on Tuesday disappointed, while all eyes are on the US Federal Reserve policy announcement later ...

Google results steady twitchy markets

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Markets are on edge as traders await US Federal Reserve meeting that is expected to deliver another big rate hike

Business cycle indicator falls in May

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The numbers reflect the general economic weakness in the second quarter

Pick n Pay reports leap in sales but warns of rising inflation

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In SA, Pick n Pay noted like-for-like sales growth of 8.3%, above internal inflation of 5%

Let the experts take care of your health and wealth needs

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SPONSORED | Dedicated advisors at Edge Wealth follow set processes to ensure clients have a unique health, risk and ...

Shoprite jumps after reporting double-digit sales growth

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Sales grow 11.9% sending supermarket group shares up almost 6%

Woolworths reports muted sales growth after Covid-19 hit

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Sales picked up in second half but group took knock from extended lockdowns in Australia

Oil rises as Russia tightens squeeze on gas flow to Europe

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Prices up for second day on supply tightness concerns

Gold prices inch up on softer dollar

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Metal stuck in tight range as investors hold back ahead of possible US interest rate hike

Mr Price reports market share gains, but eyes pressure on consumers

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Retail sales grew 6.4% in the first quarter amid selling price inflation of 6.3%, while profit margins improved

MBSA proud of BBEEE Level 2 achievement

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Mercedes-Benz SA (MBSA) has achieved another transformation milestone after attaining its Level 2 Broad-Based Black ...

#LearningCurve

#LearningCurve | Pair’s wonderful world of plastics

On the foundations of their careers in the aquarium and sales industries, Dave and Lynty Bevan have built a lucrative ...

#LearningCurve | From cleaner to hospitality trainer

A drive to succeed has brought Francine Zana from being a cleaner to running a training service for hospitality staff.

#LearningCurve | Living dream in the great outdoors

Once she realised an office job was not for her, Siska van der Bijl channelled her talent for handling pressure and ...

#LearningCurve | Kids ethnic hair salon a first for Bay

Drawing inspiration from a passion of working with the youth, Thandi Bosi knows every girl’s crowning glory is her hair.

#LearningCurve | Ship-shape from start saw them sailing

While Tide Marine Shipyard had a breakthrough when they were granted a major ship-building contract by Transnet, the ...

#LearningCurve | Foodie’s faith in mustard reaps reward

His business was built on a retrenchment and the dream of returning to the food industry. But it took Anthony Vieira da ...

#LearningCurve | Change to luxury coach tours pays off

When he followed in the footsteps of his father and grandfather by venturing in to the transport industry, Faheem ...

#LearningCurve | Giving newlyweds a fairytale start

Mother-and-daughter team of wedding planners build success on quality service, rolling up sleeves when heat is ...

#LearningCurve | Built on a firm foundation in Bay

DMV Architecture, started by Dal Venables when he was a student, today covers all realms of building design Now in its ...

#LearningCurve: Patience builds Klinicare empire

Personal touch, loyal customer service helped Schoeman overcome challenges to grow his pharmacy brand His interest in ...

#LearningCurve: Brown’s PR celebrates a milestone

Quality service, hands-on approach make Michelle Brown’s agency a sought-after establishment – 30 years on With the ...

#LearningCurve: Rising star making it on her own

Creativity, hard work and acquiring business skills has seen award-winning designer establish her business She found ...

#LearningCurve: Success just a stone’s throw away

Stone Etc ‘passion project’ becomes rock-solid business for Bay couple branching out into all the etceteras She started ...

#LearningCurve: Deep jump into sea of success

Pro Dive couple’s passion for sport, mutual support and hard work turns Bay business into ‘diving destination’ It was a ...

#LearningCurve: Turning your passion into business

Health hiccup set exercise fanatic on new path to financial fitness, awareness and commitment to help others After ...

#LearningCurve: Rhoda fulfils dream of BnB success

Mongoose Manor guesthouse owner’s hard work ethic, top quality service, make her clients feel at home When she ...

#LearningCurve: Giving style to security, and homes

Entrepreneur’s aesthetic approach to burlgar bars and gates breaks free from the conventional caged feel It was a ...

#LearningCurve: Master of design’s clients her badge

Achievements include blue-chip national, global firms, working with UN, NMB municipality, IDZs and ...

#LearningCurve: Beauty of her job is – she loves it

Salon owner says pampering and treating clients as individuals, well-organised bookings and location key to ...

#LearningCurve: Imagination key to success story

Online shop Popsiebelle sells creative items for kids, meant to start stories and conversations With a range of ...

#LearningCurve: Driven to ‘pimp’ your ride in style

A passion for cars and a gap in the market saw the owner of Autosport establishing his dream The ever-growing market ...

#LearningCurve: Master of his own (home) design

Excellence in niche housing developments sees architectural firm get its slice of the cake A keen sense of the arts ...

#LearningCurve: Kennel owners have all tails wagging

A passion for dogs that extends through generations led to a business offering all things dog-related Lifelong ...

#LearningCurve: Sublime Glass act driven by passion

Unique offering of manufacturing and design supported by quality, ethics and service A passion for design and a ...

#LearningCurve: Bansda’s legacy shines on in Bay

Jewellery store builds on iconic family brand priding itself on quality, service in 110-year history A rich retail ...

#LearningCurve: Placement agency finds its niche

Zanele Diniso seizes her chance to build up a reputable business securing employment for domestic workers Inspiration ...

#LearningCurve: Building a brighter future for all

Driven woman behind success of Bahlaseli Project Development making inroads in man’s world of construction From the ...

#LearningCurve: PR guru stamps mark on industry

After seven years of heading Kaizer Chiefs’ public relations team, Putco Mafani traded his nine-to-five job for more ...

#LearningCurve: Tupperware two turn plastic into millions

From selling the product to make a few extra bucks, they now employ 24 women A mother and daughter duo are ...

#LearningCurve: Thriving in the spotlight

Passionate entrepreneur Roberts proves theatre, comedy is serious business When Ranique Roberts received a request ...

#LearningCurve: Duo break the mould in ceramic venture

Accident proves a blessing for Bay pair as Angel Wings makes its mark in industry Two Port Elizabeth women are ...

#LearningCurve: Bay tattoo artist is making his mark

Owner of parlours in Baywest and Centurion, Shawn Lindgren also has ambitions to expand his business ...

#LearningCurve: Combining talent and corporate functions

Bay entrepreneur’s undertaking has gone from success to success A leap of faith as she quit her executive job ...

#LearningCurve: Giving little ones a solid foundation

Kelly Ferreira’s Khula Playschool a great start Teachers are a gift to society as they pass on knowledge and for ...

#LearningCurve: Business built on respect, dignity

Undertaker Kevin Hendricks puts 34 years of experience to good use as Funeral Home owner Fig Tree Funeral Home owner ...