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Uneasy peace in Sundays River Valley after protest violence

A tentative calm has been restored to one of SA’s main citrus-producing hubs.

Riana Ferreira, who was born and raised in Gqeberha, started her company Collect A Debt in 2009. ...

Bill Stephens, an executive public relations  consultant for top advertising agency M&C Saatchi ...

Volkswagen SA produces its one-millionth ...

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Volkswagen SA confirmed on Tuesday its one-millionth export Polo has rolled off ...

Here’s what share market trends to expect in ...

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Nelson Mandela Bay to host crucial ...

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Addressing Africa’s growing plastic pollution problem requires an urgent and ...

Entrepreneurs urged to collaborate at networking event

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Stop being materialistic and rather step up to be a visionary.That was the advice from Black Hat Group CEO Olwam ...

LEARNING CURVE | Gqeberha teacher shines light on dark times

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Grey Junior School grade 1 teacher Shelley Hall is  a mom of two girls and has been a primary schoolteacher for 19 ...

Online interaction key to influencer value

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What is the role of an influencer and how can businesses capitalise this marketing avenue?

LEARNING CURVE | Gqeberha teacher shines light on dark times

Business

Grey Junior School grade 1 teacher Shelley Hall is  a mom of two girls and has been a primary schoolteacher for 19 ...

Parks and tourism agency hopes to transform game farms

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The Eastern Cape Parks and Tourism Agency (ECPTA) has set the transformation of game farming as a priority and aims to ...

New business hub offers hope for young entrepreneurs

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Collaborative Community is a new business hub targeting young professionals and entrepreneurs with the aim of ...

LEARNING CURVE | Customising clients’ venue and catering requirements

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Melissa Palmer started working at the B&E Conference Centre (back when it was the Home and Décor expo centre) in ...

Andre Vlok | Workplace conflict often triggered by harassment

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Conflict in the workplace, whether between employers and employees or between employees themselves, is often caused or ...

Nelson Mandela Bay inventor takes hassle out of camping

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After getting retrenched from his job as a commercial pilot because of Covid-19, YouTube DIY guru Grant Burton decided ...

LEARNING CURVE | Growing success for Mzili brothers’ clothing brand

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It’s on cars and sweaters, and it’s nearly impossible to drive around Plettenberg Bay without seeing the signature ...

Race on for 2022 Exporter of the Year

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Once again, the race is on to see which companies will win the coveted Exporter of the Year award for the 2022 edition.

Formex to get R102m investment boost

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Formex Industries, an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) supplier in Gqeberha, is gearing  up for a massive R102m ...

LEARNING CURVE | Burning desire to offer the best hospitality drives Makhanda lodge owner

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A home away from home — that is what Lalawethu Lodge owner Ngawethu Punki Dlabantu strives to offer guests at her ...

#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 ...