Best South Africa Entrepreneur podcasts we could find (Updated September 2019)
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Rational Perspective is Alec Hogg's regular podcast.
 
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Radeo
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RadEO is a podcast for Entrepreneurs by Entrepreneurs. It is hosted by Ross Drakes and Rich Mulholland and produced by the Entrepreneurs organisation in South Africa. Tune in every week (Well mostly) to hear conversations with business owners who will share their experiences and stories of what they have learnt building their business and what drives them to keep going.
 
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Business Unusual
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The best disruptors are focused on customers not products, they use technology rather than fear it, they create new opportunities often where regulations don't exist and they are backed by those with deep pockets and an appetite for risk. Colin Cullis presents stories of Business Unusual - those people and companies driving the next industrial revolution.
 
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Biznews Radio
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Welcome to BizNews Radio where we interview top thought leaders and businesspeople from South Africa and across the globe.
 
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ShapeShifter
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The Money Show's Bruce Whitfield hosts a businessperson who has shown an ability to adapt to their conditions
 
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Matt Brown Show
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The Matt Brown Show is one of Africa's favourite podcasts for business leaders and entrepreneurs. It has reached the #1 spot in "Management & Marketing" on 13 different occasions and is currently syndicated on Amazon Prime in the UK and USA and powered by Africa's Best Tech Startup: www.digitalkungfu.co.za
 
"Take Off For Success" is a series of four podcasts about Entrepreneurship in South Africa, with real-world wisdom and inspiration gleaned from their own practical experience from some of South Africa's top entrepreneurs. It was produced for Virgin Atlantic by TILT - Influence Architects in Johannesburg, South Africa, using excerpts from Sir Richard Branson's presentation of "Business Is An Adventure" in Johannesburg on the 10th of November, 2017.
 
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Future CEOs
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Helping ambitious entrepreneurs and high-potential young executives grow their businesses and fast-track their careers. Hosted by Gareth Armstrong and Hlubi Mboya Arnold.
 
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Klipkouers Potgooi
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Sakeman, Jacques Basson, gesels weekliks met Afrikaanse entrepreneurs en impakmakers, wêreldwyd, ten einde praktiese besigheids-en lewensadvies te ontgin.
 
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Winning Equation
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Winning Equation is an entrepreneurship podcast hosted by Sivenathi Mbebe. The aim of the Winning Equation is to help inspire entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs to develop themselves and their businesses. This is done through following other entrepreneurs' journey. We interview entrepreneurs and looking for their winning equations. We also aim to inspire those looking to start businesses to execute their ideas.
 
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Lean Startup
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Podcast by Lean Startup
 
Behind the biggest business stories of the week - taking you inside key events, the movements at the top and their effects at the bottom.A Tiso Blackstar Group Production.Keywords: BDSpotlight, industry, markets, South Africa, news and views, money, success, entrepreneur, corporation, podcast
 
A podcast for Africa's opportunity seekers, problem solvers, future shapers, world builders and entrepreneurs hosted by Mashudu Modau. The MASHSTARTSUP Podcast is a platform to encourage, empower and educate young people in Africa on entrepreneurship & business.
 
Lynne Scullard, known to many as "Scully", is an award winning South African entrepreneur with countless years experience in Business Development, particularly in helping the unemployed youth to grow and develop to the point where they can become economically independent. Her insight into what companies and large corporates ARE doing to empower the economically less fortunate and what they COULD be doing is an eye-opener and food for a lot of thought... This is her calling "bullshit" on what ...
 
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Small Business MBA
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Small Business MBA is a practical guide to entrepreneurship, hosted by Raizcorp trainer Yasmeen Alli. Each week she gives us essential advice on a different aspect of your business, and chats to expert guests for their perspectives.Keywords: money, opportunity, business plan, business ideas, business news, income, financial news, Tiso Blackstar Group, small business ideas
 
Live with Purpose
 
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Blue Heart Series
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According to academic research, there is no single psychological typology or set of characteristics that guarantee an entrepreneur’s success - however, as Allon has worked with entrepreneurs and business leaders across the globe, he has witnessed how the following six characteristics have assisted in their achieving business success.
 
Are you a founder? Being the leader of a brand new venture is very different from being the CEO of a large, multinational business. We understand this, and so every #StartupOfTheWeek episode we bring you a discussion packed with insights, wisdom, experiences, and resources from the best and brightest entrepreneurs and startups around, that will aid you as you take your startup through its first few years and beyond.
 
Are you a founder? Being the leader of a brand new venture is very different from being the CEO of a large, multinational business. We understand this, and so every #StartupOfTheWeek episode we bring you a discussion packed with insights, wisdom, experiences, and resources from the best and brightest entrepreneurs and startups around, that will aid you as you take your startup through its first few years and beyond.
 
Albert van Wyk is a millionaire. He authored the book 'How to Become a Millionaire at 22'. He is passionate about equipping a generation of up and coming South Africans with the financial tips and tools they need to become financially independent. Follow Albert on his journey as he spreads the word and talks to some cool people with great ideas along the way.
 
Cerebrate and Elizabeth Viljoen present "Women in Namibia"Cerebrate : to think deeply.Join in the conversation about women of influence making an impact, and difference, in Namibia.
 
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Seedpod
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Seedpod is a podcast dedicated to the South Africans shaping the country through entrepreneurship, sustainability and design. We started this project in the hope of exploring a uniquely South African perspective on the issues facing the society we live in. Designer and entrepreneur Lee Rael is doing just that by having authentic conversations with South Africa's talented creatives, innovative entrepreneurs and environmental pioneers.By unpacking their wisdom, insights and personal stories, L ...
 
Sipho Hlongwane presents: 🎬Home Away Show and Siyabangena Show👏🏿👏🏿👏🏿Our website www.umbaniproductions.comWe also have My Footsteps host by Futhi. Every Saturday 8am US time and 3pm RSA time we have a Radio show called home away show. Host by Kuli Nhlapho and co hosts are Ntate Ncala, Mbali Hillary and Dj Bhushu.The Round Table show by Futhi.Bucksey.Zama.
 
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Trader Gang
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A podcast about making wise decisions about money, investing and technology. discussing topics in industries I'm in (finance, investments, private equity, venture capital, property and so on). Interviewing captains of industries and entrepreneurs who've become successful and those on their way to being successful. The next generation of wealth builders.
 
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Tea With Helen
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I’m Helen ZilleYou may know me as the former mayor of Cape Town and the former Premier of the Western Cape… or a twitter troll.I have been a journalist, political activist, entrepreneur, politician, author, senior policy fellow and most lately uMkhuluBut enough with the past - We are here to talk about the present and the future.Tea With Helen is my new foray into political and social debate.I will be talking to journalists, academics, politicians and other shakers and movers about the big i ...
 
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Cheers Boss!
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Cheers boss is about being an entrepreneur in South Africa,The hosts Dave & Laurens discuss business, the challenges we face and how we run our businesses.
 
We talk to different entrepreneurs to learn more about their business journeys. The aim is to inspire you to take action towards your own entrepreneurial goals.
 
Welcome to the Financial Mail Taking Care of Business podcast - part of the Tiso Blackstar Group - where we speak to the people who make the decisions to deliver you the backstory behind the big business stories of today.Anchored by FM editor Rob Rose along with Giulietta Talevi. Email us on tcb@businesslive.co.za for feedback, suggestions, comments.Keywords: BDSpotlight, industry, markets, South Africa, news and views, money, success, entrepreneur, corporation, podcast, income
 
Are you looking to broaden your horizons, to stay relevant and become Future Fit? Do you want to fuel your creativity and inspire Innovation? or… are you simply looking to put the “kapow” back into your business? Then look no further. Join Carmen Murray, Entrepreneur, Innovator and Tech Fundi, with her big personality and presentation style, as she interviews celebrities, alchemist, news-makers and business experts to discover the stories behind their success. The Carmen Murray Show will ope ...
 
Liver and Ginger : Courage and Determination. Looking at the qualities that make a successful entrepreneur in Africa. Recorded and produced at SolidGoldStudios.co.za
 
aspiring and emerging entrepreneur, this podcast was created for you: the bootstrappers guide to doing life as an entrepreneur.
 
The Nedbank Business Accelerator Campaign celebrates entrepreneurs who build the businesses that South Africa needs. In this series Business growth specialist Pavlo Phitidis shares his years of experience to help you to make key changes necessary to accelerate your business. For more information - or to register for the programme - check out http://business.702.co.za #BizX
 
The African Tech Roundup podcast delivers digital, tech and innovation highlights from across the African continent. The show is produced by broadcaster and entrepreneur, Andile Masuku (www.andilemasuku.com), and co-hosted by marketing maven turned investor and startup founder, Musa Kalenga (www.kalenga.me).
 
New York Times #1 Bestselling Author Shares Business Insights from Mercedes-Benz, Starbucks, Ritz-Carlton, Zappos, Pike Place Fish and More
 
Digital platforms are disrupting businesses across the board. Entrepreneurs are envious of the success of the likes of Amazon and looking to emulate in the local market. Jessica Hubbard interviews a variety of experts on the subject of e-commerce in South Africa.
 
This radio zone promotes discussions and dialogue, as well as providing information about doing business in Africa.
 
Welcome to the 100X Podcast with Ian Balina.A podcast dedicated to sharing the journey towards finding the next 100X investment through the perspective of Ian Balina, a full-time angel investor.Ian Balina used to have a great job at IBM. However, after having two of his angel investments give him 100X returns in less than a year, he gave it all up to pursue a career as a full-time angel investor. Ever since quitting his job at IBM, he's gone on to build three million dollar businesses from t ...
 
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Invest Africa
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Invest Africa is the leading membership organisation for companies and investors operating on the African continent. Our network comprises global corporations, private investors, fund managers, family offices, policy makers and entrepreneurs.Africa is increasingly becoming a hub for global trade and investment. We work closely with our members to promote business opportunities and facilitate sustainable investment across the continent.Members profits from a wide range of benefits:Networking ...
 
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South Africa REAL
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South Africa REALDiscovering true GOLDThe intention of this podcast is to discover the true gold that can be found in us all. No matter who you are, your story is worth telling and should be heard. We intend finding these stories to share them with our listeners.Through telling these stories we will not only inform and entertain you, but hopefully also inspire you to stretch your goals and overcome your own challenges and resistances. We want to give hope by sharing in the successes (and som ...
 
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Entrepreneur Wisdom
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In Hindsight
 
VentureKast is a podcast about the coolest financial inclusion startups in the world and the entrepreneurs who build and grow them. It’s for anyone interested in startups, impact investing, fintech or financial inclusion. VentureKast features first-hand accounts of startup CEOs from all over the world who have dedicated their lives to building businesses that are pioneering the use of technology for financial inclusion – for everything from payments, to credit to insurance and more. VentureK ...
 
Mindset Matters Most is a fortnightly podcast by 2 entrepreneurs who use life lessons as their greatest form of education. Saad Aslam and Leon Skinner have the mindset to achieve and have learnt to turn obstacles into opportunities. Expect to listen to the boys discuss all matters related to being your best self, business and how to be great at anything you do. The show will also include inspirational guests from all walks of life with one thing in common, anything is possible if we set our ...
 
Michael Jackson is a professional speaker who leaves a lasting impression. As a global conference speaker on Change, host Michael Jackson has already spoken at nearly 3000 conferences around the world to critical acclaim. This show is where you get to meet the people he meets on and off-stage. Business leaders, gurus, icons, entrepreneurs and thought and opinion shapers. Each 15 minute episode provides insight into what makes these people tick; and uncovers ideas and thoughts that you can ap ...
 
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SME Funding
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Many would-be small business owners hit a stumbling block when it comes to accessing finance needed to drive growth. At BDTV we have a passion to help propel the growth and success of the country's SME sector. It's for this reason that we have put together a short series to help guide entrepreneurs through this challenging field. Each week our experts will go through the various funding options and talk prospective business owners through the application process; the pitfalls; and what they ...
 
Social Entrepreneurship is a growing movement in South Africa as a way of connecting business and 'doing good'. Knowledge-sharing about this sector forms part of the Bertha Centre for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship’s mandate. This series offers case studies and practical guidelines for social entrepreneurs. This podcast series is developed by the Bertha Centre, a specialised unit at UCT's GSB, and Primedia Broadcasting. For more on the Bertha Centre, visit www.gsb.uct.ac.za/berthacen ...
 
Laverne Wyatt is a Visual Designer and Branding strategist who's niche is in Diversity Marketing. She has lived transcontinentally as an Art Director, in South Africa, Malta and now, Norway. Laverne mission is empowering people to take control of their success and expertise through learning the design thinking and digital hacks that she has used for over 17 years for international and national brands. She is now a bestselling author on Amazon in the USA, UK, France and Australia through the ...
 
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ICONIC BLACK TV
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Iconic Black TV is a hub for South Africa's creatives.
 
We discuss the latest accounting news and tips on how to succeed at the big 4 accounting firms. This includes information about KPMG, PwC, Deloitte and EY.
 
In 2014, Michael Goldberg, assistant professor of design and innovation at the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University, launched his free Massive Open Online Course "Beyond Silicon Valley." Using the city of Cleveland, Ohio, as an example, Goldberg wanted to show how to create and support a thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem outside of Silicon Valley. Two years later, more than 100,000 students from 190 countries have taken the course. It has been translated into ...
 
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This week I have the pleasure of chatting to the barefoot coach aka Paddy Upton. He has been part of the coaching staff of the SA cricket team that reached World 1 ranking, he helped take the Inidian cricket team to a world cup win in 2011 and is Head Coach in four of the world's premier T20 cricket tournaments. He is also a mental coach to pro ...…
 
The oil price spike has rocked financial markets, with good news and bad news for South Africa. Sasol jumped 10% on the JSE as investors absorbed the news of drone strikes on Saudi Arabian oil facilities. South African entrepreneur Elon Musk hired a private eye to dig up dirt on a cave diver who insulted a SpaceX rescue craft, and claims that c ...…
 
In this episode of RadEO, Ross talks to Ryan Bacher, MD of NetFlorist. They talk e-commerce in 1999 versus 2019 and the hiccups in learning a new industry. Ryan shares how he has kept partnerships alive for 12 years and his tips in making crucial brand decisions when expanding your company.Subscribe on iTunes (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcas ...…
 
Friction between the US and Iran escalated to a dangerous level after Saturday’s attack on a critical Saudi Arabian oil facility which knocked out half the country’s crude production – around 5.7m barrels a day or 5% of global oil supply. Political turmoil engulfing Hong Kong continued as tens of thousands of protestors again ignored a police b ...…
 
Hi guys, welcome to the final part of our women of steel series here on the Matt Brown Show, prepare to dive into this incredible episode as I am joined by former olympic and paralympic South African swimmer and multitime gold medalist Natalie du Toit. Listen in as we make a big splash talking about what it takes to be a high performance athlet ...…
 
Bonus Material included Below. In this stupendous episode with Bronwyn Williams (Futurist, Strategist and Trend Analyst for Flux Trends), Dr. Beate Stiehler-Mulder (UJ Department of Marketing Management) and Dr. Marius Wait (HOD- UJ Dept of Marketing Management) as they talk to host Carmen Murray, Influential Marketer, CX Queen, and CEO of Boo- ...…
 
In Nutshell: The Naspers spin-off, Prosus arrived with a bang in Amsterdam with its share price soaring and we have CFO Basil Sgourdos explaining what will happen next. The interim CEO of Absa, Rene van Wyk looks at where the banking group plans to expand in the future. As South Africa struggles to overcome its economic woes, with the latest bu ...…
 
MultimediaLIVE — In this edition of Business Day Spotlight, our focus is on a new SA cryptocurrency called EOSza. Our host Mudiwa Gavaza is joined by Rory Mapstone, founder of EOSza. a local developer of blockchain applications, which recently launched what it says is the country’s first digital currency that holds a stable value.eZAR is a digi ...…
 
In today's business headlines: The number of murders in South Africa has climbed to the highest level in a decade as an overburdened police force struggle to keep violent crime in check; Steinhoff has been fined a record R53m by the financial regulator for failing to properly disclose accounting problems; South Africa’s mining output increased ...…
 
Winning Equation — From starting his photography using a phone to landing his first big client worth R30 000, Skhu (Sikhulule Nkomhela) talks about how he started his photography and its challenges. He also talks about his entrepreneurship journey and how with his business partner Asathandwa Ngqwebo started their business, Branding Cateerers.Li ...…
 
Ample studies have shown that business leaders frequently overestimate the quality of experiences they provide their customers when compared to the actual perception of those customers. As for growth mindset, if you become content in the belief you have one, you are likely on the way to losing it. How's your growth mindset?…
 
Lawyer Michael Bagraim shares the strange story of the way three doctors at a South African academic hospital were hauled into a disciplinary hearing over their attempt to rescue broken chairs from a pile of dumped waste. The labour law expert was brought into the picture after their appeal had failed after one of the doctors was fired and two ...…
 
There are a number of South African money managers who could claim to be world class. Particularly in financial services where veteran portfolio manager Kokkie Kooyman's expertise has earned him a global following. Kooyman travels widely and often (always in Economy Class he once told me) to understand opportunities that others might miss - his ...…
 
In today's business headlines: Shares in Prosus, the Naspers spin-off which includes the groups 31% stake in Chinese tech giant Tencent, surged on its debut on the Euronext stock exchange in Amsterdam jumping by as much as 32% above its reference price in early trading; South Africa has dodged the Moody’s downgrade bullet again; Finance Ministe ...…
 
The WeCompany is due to list later this year but there are big problems with its valuation and business model.By Primedia Broadcasting.
 
On Rational Radio this week, Naspers Group CFO Basil Sgourdos told Alec Hogg how the decision to list the group's global internet assets in the now Dutch listed company Prosus, has unlocked more than $20bn for shareholders. Speaking from Amsterdam on the day Prosus shares were listed, Sgourdos explained that since the strategy was announced, th ...…
 
South Africa's favourite market commentator, Sasfin Securities deputy chairman David Shapiro, was at his best in this week's episode of Rational Radio. He is forthright in his appreciation for the role that Naspers has played in bolstering SA retirement portfolios (his own included) and delighted to see the strong debut of its offshoot Prosus o ...…
 
Here's the Producer's Cut of the full Rational Radio show hosted by Alec Hogg on Wednesday, 11 September, 2019. In the lineup: Naspers listing in Amsterdam this morning - commentary from Naspers FD Basil Sgourdos who was there when the bell was rung. More on the debate around Discovery allegedly overstating its assets with SA's financial servic ...…
 
Gary Hopkins tells me the difference between social entrepreneurs and their vanilla alternatives is that they measure success in terms of jobs created rather than profit generated. And by that measure, Hopkins's mushrooming I Love Coffee enterprise is roaring. After popping into the nearby offices of DeafSA one day, Hopkins decided to focus his ...…
 
Author and political scientist RW Johnson has predicted that South Africa will eventually be forced to go to the IMF and ask for a loan. Several other analysts have also supported this idea, but this lender of last resort has been described as a brutal loan shark by countries who were forced to go to an IMF bailout. Asking for a loan comes with ...…
 
Jacques Basson — Oud Egoli-akteur, Henk Pretorius, is die mede-stigter van Dark Matter Studios met kantore in Johannesburg en Londen. Hy het ‘n hele paar suksesvolle flieks op sy kerfstok wat o.a. die suksesvolle Bakgat! fliek trilogie, Leading Lady en Modder en Bloed insluit. Hulle benadering tot spanbou en “fliek finansiering” is uniek.…
 
The wheels of justice are starting to turn a bit faster in South Africa, with former president Jacob Zuma and Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema both in the spotlight in connection with court action. In an unusual move, Lin Songtian, China’s ambassador to South Africa, has opened fire at US President Donald Trump through newspaper a ...…
 
The BBC’s Radio Four is known among the British as the nation’s cerebral option. This well deserved reputation comes from decades of delivering consistently high quality content. What follows is an excellent example of this high standard. Since 2013, historian Peter Hennessy has picked four of his country’s highest profile politicians for in-de ...…
 
From a young age Eugene Oppelt was been inspired by his mother, a nurse, and watching her help and care for others helped shape his career as a psychologist. He is passionate about helping people reach their full potential in life. He’s currently focused on peak performance for elite athletes & teams, South African Olympians, & Paralympians. He ...…
 
South African authorities are cracking down on the perpetrators of a series of xenophobic attacks that left at least 12 people dead, Police Minister Bheki Cele said. The police have arrested 639 people so far. Old Mutual has once again blocked its CEO Peter Moyo from returning to work. Old Mutual’s share price has suffered in the boardroom batt ...…
 
One of my biggest surprises of the past year was seeing ABSA's long-time CEO Maria Ramos's resignation a few days after our interview in late January at the WEF meeting in Switzerland. As SA's new president Cyril Ramaphosa was a regular visitor to the high profile ABSA presence on Davos's Promenade, the immediate assumption was that Ramos had b ...…
 
We interviewed two young brothers from the Al Sharq Youth – South Africa Chapter/Hub, Abdallah Grifat and Bilal Bassiouni – Al Sharq Hub in South Africa encourages the creation of opportunities through facilitating events and programs to raise awareness and promote engagement on topics critical to the local public. The hub is also committed to ...…
 
Philippa Dods; Marketing at Meltwater, Director at Future Females, WEF Global Shaper speaks to Carmen Murray, CEO of Boo Yah, and host of The Carmen Murray Show about her journey to prepare for the Ironman Race and how she managed to raise R50 000 for the Rape Fund Crisis. Preparing for the Ironman is definitely not an easy task and it truly ta ...…
 
Zille Media Group — Max du Preez is a writer, columnist and documentary filmmaker. He founded the Vrye Weekblad, an Afrikaans-language weekly and the first anti-apartheid newspaper and its progressive successor Vrye Weekblad Online in 2019. He won the Nat Nakasa Award for fearless reporting in 2008. Between 1982-1988, Du Preez was the Political ...…
 
The fallout from last week’s xenophobic attacks on foreign nationals is now affecting some of South Africa’s major companies, especially MTN. China’s exports to the US fell for the fourth straight month in August, down almost 16% year-on-year, after a 6% drop in July. South Africa’s oil-from-coal and chemicals group Sasol has pushed out the pub ...…
 
Alec Hogg spent the week in Cape Town attending the WEF Africa summit, which was disrupted by violent xenophobic riots in Johannesburg and anti-violence protests in Cape Town. In this episode, Alec and Felicity Duncan discuss the WEF meeting and the impact that the social unrest in South Africa had on attendees. They look at what South Africa l ...…
 
In this week's Nutshell: Xenophobia and femicide protests dampened President Cyril Ramaphosa investment drive at the World Economic Forum in Africa which is taking place in Cape Town but it gave Alec Hogg the opportunity to put questions from the Biznews community to some of the business leaders at the forum. Deloitte's Martyn Davies said the p ...…
 
SARB Governor Lesetja Kganyago's once jet black moustache has greyed. And there are a few more lines on his face. But apart from those physical signs, only those who live close to the fire would appreciate the tough ride he has had over the past few years as, first, Zuptoids tried to grab control of South Africa's central bank; and then a misgu ...…
 
Wilderness Foundation head Andrew Muir is one of those low profile South Africans who quietly go about changing the world. He is a regular on global platforms, providing compelling evidence of the environmental challenges being wrought by man's ignorance of how his actions are affecting Mother Nature. Andrew is also a regular invitee to the Wor ...…
 
I met Skye Meaker earlier this year in Davos, the day before his 17th birthday. The lad from KZN was the youngest attendee of the couple thousand participants at the annual meetings of the World Economic Forum. He had been invited as the winner of a global competition for wildlife photography. That event is proving to have been life changing fo ...…
 
MultimediaLIVE — This week in Taking Care of Business, Financial Mail editor Rob Rose and Business Day TV anchor Giulietta Talevi ask Banking Association MD Cas Coovadia why the new debt relief bill is such a bad thing. E-mail us on tcb@businesslive.co.zaTune in and join the debate:By Rob Rose & Giulietta Talevi.
 
My momma used to say, “If you can’t say something nice – don’t say anything at all.” That guidance has typically proven to be invaluable. Today, however, I am going to skate on the edge of mom’s wisdom. I will not name the villains in the story I am about to share, but I also will not keep my less than nice comments to myself. I’m justifying my ...…
 
The World Economic Forum on Africa was supposed to be President Cyril Ramaphosa’s chance to prove South Africa’s claim to being the continent’s top investment destination. But it has all gone horribly wrong, says Bloomberg. About 300 people have been arrested as police move to restore calm across South Africa, which has been caught in a wave of ...…
 
At the WEF Africa meeting, independent-minded Dr Martyn Davies of Deloitte picked up a bunch of penetrating questions from the Biznews community - and provided his own forthright responses. Davies, who is fluent in Mandarin and travels widely, tackled thorny issues ranging from the proposed NHI through to stalling economic growth and a perceive ...…
 
At the WEF Africa meeting, Nick Binedell, the founder and former dean of GIBS, Africa's top business school, applied his mind to some tricky questions posed by members of the Biznews community. His responses opened a number of new avenues of inquiry. He was talking to Biznews founder Alec Hogg.By BizNews.
 
In this episode we talk with Miles Kubheka, the founder of Vuyo's restaurant that was born after he watched the Hansa Pilsner advert on TV. We discuss legal considerations for entrepreneurs, creating "fit for purpose" solutions for Africa, ending world hunger by digitising food and Miles' very interesting ringtone. Miles also talks about his ne ...…
 
One of the most popular themes of questions posed by the Biznews community ahead of the WEF Africa meeting related to Finance Minister Tito Mboweni's economic revival plan. So Alec Hogg tracked down one of the relative few economists who have actually read the entire document. Among the questions were those submitted by community members Myles ...…
 
In Monday's Daily Insider newsletter, we asked members of the Biznews community to send through questions that we could ask heavy hitters attending the WEF Africa meeting. Alec Hogg caught up with Dion Shango, the Africa head of PWC, the world's leading Big Four accounting and auditing firm. Alec got the chance to pose some of the best question ...…
 
Mobile-phone giant MTN and grocer Shoprite are among South African firms facing a backlash to xenophobic violence in their home country. Nigeria has recalled the High Commissioner to South Africa and is boycotting the World Economic Forum in protest against attacks on its citizens living in the country. Hundreds of demonstrators protesting Sout ...…
 
I was recently invited onto one of SA's biggest talk shows the Aubrey Masango Show to share what I've learnt about from building businesses, writing a #1 Amazon Best Selling book and share inspiring stories and insights from the Matt Brown ShowBy Powered by Digital Kungfu.
 
MultimediaLIVE — In this edition of Business Day Spotlight, our focus is on funding and finance for small technology ventures. Our host Mudiwa Gavaza is joined by Christophe Viarnaud, CEO of AfricArena, a deal flow platform that seeks to increase investment for technology start-up businesses in Africa.IONOIn this discussion Viarnaud explains wh ...…
 
In today’s business headlines: South Africa has averted a recession after economic growth rebounded in the second quarter; The Rand firmed on the surprising GDP rebound; The Pound rebounded as British Prime Minister Boris Johnson lost his majority in Parliament; Aspen Pharmacare is making progress in reducing its debt burden, while Foschini inc ...…
 
Hi guys, welcome to part 12 of our women of steel series here on the Matt Brown Show, prepare for an out of this world episode as I am joined by Dr Adriana Marais a Technologist, Theoretical Physicist, founder of Proudly Human and volunteer for a one-way trip to Mars, yes, Mars. Bravery is not defined by being fearless, it is defined by acknowl ...…
 
We recently hosted a conversation between Chris Cochella, Executive Business Coach at Sequoia Group, and Adam Berk, Lean Startup Co. Faculty Member, about the value and application of mental models for extremely uncertain Lean Startup situations.In Chris and Adam’s conversation, they discuss:- What is a mental model and how can they help you?- ...…
 
Former Steinhoff CEO, Marcus Jooste is rumoured to have been asked if he was an 'effing' psychopath when it came to light that he had been lying for years to colleagues and close friends. DA MP, David Maynier caused a stir in Parliament when he repeated the question to Jooste who was appearing in front of a Parliamentary committee. Most of us t ...…
 
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