Monthly Archives: September 2016

Travelling into Africa as a Small Business owner

TRAVELLING INTO AFRICA AS A SMALL BUSINESS OWNER FOR THE FIRST TIME? CEO of SMEasy, Darlene Menzies, shares her top travel tips! As a small business owner, travelling for work doesn’t often hold the perks of first-class flying, a PA to book you into a five-star hotel or a luxury car service waiting to pick… Read More »

Five of the biggest threats faced by start-ups and small businesses

TOP TIPS FOR COMBATING CHALLENGES Among the greatest achievements for entrepreneurs who have had the courage to start their own business is the ability to maintain and grow it. In South Africa, 86% of start-ups fail in year one and only 7% survive to celebrate their third birthday. While business owners face many challenges, there… Read More »