Beyond The Business Plan

Is it all doom and gloom when starting a business or is there a silver lining?  Creating a new business is a process fraught with difficulty and failure and many businesses fail in the first twelve months of trading. Most businesses operate in competitive markets: They have to compete against and out manoeuvre competitors in

Start-Up Businesses: Wrong Fiscal Assumptions

Forecasting is the art of saying what will happen, and then explaining why it didn’t. Anonymous (communicated by Balaji Rajagopalan) The South African landscape lends itself to the fact that many individuals have limited education and training on basic financial literacy skills. These individuals form part of the pool of prospective entrepreneurs. Without basic financial literacy and