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SME South Africa Launches Free Business Guides to Help SMEs Navigate the Challenges of COVID-19

To support and empower entrepreneurs during a challenging time, SME South Africa has launched a series of free COVID-19 Business Guides and Support Resources. SME South Africa’s mission has always

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COVID-19 Small Business Relief Updates (February 2021)

Get the latest on COVID-19 Small Business Relief initiatives and interventions by the government and the private sector. [UPDATED – 18 February 2021] Relief Funding for Early Childhood Development (ECD)

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Practical Business Lessons from 2020 and COVID-19 to Take Into the New Year

While 2020 was difficult year for many, there are big business lessons that entrepreneurs can learn from it, writes Dominique Collett, head of AlphaCode and senior investment executive at Rand Merchant

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10 Innovative COVID-19 Business Solutions We Loved

The impact of the COVID-19 on small businesses has been nothing less than devastating, but as always, out of challenges come opportunities and South African entrepreneurs certainly have not disappointed

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How COVID-19 Has Changed SA’s SME Funding Landscape

Entrepreneurs looking for funding in this new COVID-19 reality are facing two major challenges, says Luyanda Jafta from The People’s Fund, a purchase order crowdfunding platform that helps businesses to

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COVID-19’s Big Tech Lesson for SA Entrepreneurs

The silver lining in the dark cloud that is the COVID-19 crisis is there were some sectors that got a much-needed boost. Businesses in the digital sector like Vuuqa, found