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IBhayi Small Business Chamber | Business Networking Event | 15 August

IBhayi Small Business Chamber, Business Networking Event Last night saw a very successful, Business Networking Event, being held by the IBhayi Small Business Chamber in conjunction with the Host Organization, FNB. The Chairperson, Gaynor Bronkhorst, shared with the members and non-members, the current and future activities of the Chamber, as well as what benefits are…

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SBI PRESS RELEASE: Launch of The Index Tracker Scorecard

ARTICLE BORROWED FROM SBI | June 17 2019 | Embargo: none Original article: SBI ARTICLEAnd Index Tracker link: smallbusinessinstitute.co.za/index-tracker/ The Small Business Institute announces today that it is launching a new scorecard – SBI Index Tracker – that will measure South Africa’s performance relative to other countries on the ease of doing business and other…

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MyBiz Day Loyalty Program

Groundbreaking News Last night, saw the launch of a new concept in the Small Business Chamber space. The MyBiz Loyalty Program for ISBC members was launched last night at an upmarket function at the Isango Gate Boutique Hotel, in Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth. This concept, is the brainchild of one of the ISBC Exco Members, Veronique…

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DA wants Ramaphosa to send Copyright Bill back to parliament

The Trump administration will be lobbied to withdraw SA’s trade status with the US should the bill be passed into law in its current form 12 JUNE 2019 – 12:50 BEKEZELA PHAKATHIUPDATED 12 JUNE 2019 – 13:04 Original article here: https://www.businesslive.co.za/bd/national/2019-06-12-da-wants-ramaphosa-to-send-copyright-bill-back-to-parliament/ The DA has written to President Cyril Ramaphosa requesting him to send the controversial Copyright Amendment…

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From the desk of the Chairperson | 11 June

Greetings to all  our Chamber Members It is with concern and trepidation for the small business owner in South Africa, that I put ink to paper (excuse me I am still a little old-school), it should probably read, typing words onto screen……….following the latest figures issued by Statistics South Africa.  An excerpt from their findings…

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Press release: SBI is disappointed SMEs remained in Departmental Silo, pledges to work with new DSBD.

May 30 2019 The Small Business Institute is disappointed that the Small Business Development Department (DSBD) has been retained as part of the sixth administration. Many ministries have small business desks, or support functions; a separate department adds overlap and another bureaucratic layer to the cabinet. “The government should be concerned principally with economic growth,”…

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Now in charge of solving SA’s jobs crisis: one minister who tried to cover up Nkandla, and one who helped try to sell Denel to the Guptas

Written by Phillip de Wet , Business Insider SA May 30, 2019, 12:07 PM Creating jobs is so important that he changed the name of the ministry of labour, President Cyril Ramaphosa said in announcing his new cabinet on Wednesday. The primary minister tasked with pushing employment, Thulas Nxesi, was intimately involved in the drama around Nkandla….

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9 Business Tips Every Entrepreneur Needs To Know

POST WRITTEN BY : Forbes Coaches CouncilTop business and career coaches from Forbes Coaches Council offer firsthand insights on leadership development & careers. See the full article here The right approach can mean a world of difference in business. Part of setting up a long-term plan is knowing where the problem spots are, as well as which business philosophies work…

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