Cash Flow

Cash flow management is the lifeblood of your business because it enables you to track cash as it flows in and out of your business revealing to you the causes ofcash flow shortfalls and surpluses. And as such it’s imperative that you understand both the inflows...

Drinking Age

Nearly 80% of a group of surveyed Gauteng high school pupils regularly consume alcohol, according to findings released by the University of South Africa’s Bureau for Market Research (BMR).  The survey found that of the 4 346 pupils in grades eight to 12 who...

Entrepreneurial skills and capital

According to Liz Zambonini, the chief executive of The Hope Factory, an established Enterprise Development Initiative of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants, most businesses do not fail because the owner did not work hard – they fail because the...

Alcohol and health

The consumption of alcohol can have beneficial or harmful effects depending on the age and other characteristics of the person consuming alcohol, amount consumed and specifics of a situation. According to research, the hazards of heavy alcohol consumption are well...

Business assurance

Some business owners feel business assurance is an expense they cannot afford, or see it as a luxury for established businesses. Although it’s true business assurance can be expensive, it’s an expense every business, regardless of the industry, size or...