Bouncing back from babies to the boardroom

Returning to work after giving birth is not easy – but with proper planning you can make the transition easier

Powerhouse q&a

Shameel Joosub was thrown in the deep end very early on in life. By the time he was eight, he was selling earrings at Marabastad’s taxi and bus ranks in Pretoria central. He joined Vodacom in 1994 and is now the Managing Director of Vodacom SA

Top 10 tactics to accumulate wealth

It’s not all gloom and doom in the financial world… there’s still plenty of money out there to be saved and made – you just need to follow a few simple steps!

Single-stock futures: risks and rewards

South Africa has seen tremendous growth in the use of these derivative instruments by ordinary retail investors. But do we know what the real risks are?

Playing with the big boys

How much is too much? How much is rich? How much is filthy, stinking rich? And, once you’re that obscenely wealthy, how in the world should you flash it and flaunt it?

Manage your credit rating

Understanding and looking after your credit rating is one of the most important financial decisions you will ever make

The green stuff

If you think billion-rand deals get done on the golf course, think again. It’s what happens at the “19th hole” that gets you ahead

Quite the don

He’s a serial entrepreneur, not to mention a serious charmer who, through hard work and focus, managed to get his debt-ridden company well into the black…

Top 10 business ethics that will set...

It’s already hard enough to break into the local market, without having international competitors breathing down your neck. In the post-globalised world, it has become even more essential to have the skills that will set you apart from the competiti

My success secrets

Patrick Kulati, Managing Director of the Paraffin Safety Association of Southern Africa

Finding an “angel investor”

Starting a new business is never easy, especially when you’re trying to secure capital. An angel investor may be just the person your new business is looking for

Mandla Sibeko

Founder & Chairman of Seed Capital Investments and co-owner of PICK ‘N PAY, Kliptown, Soweto

Peter sievers

Marketing Executive: Whirlpool SA

Ciko thomas

Group marketing director:Barloworld Automotive


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