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GT247.com traders share some of their secrets…

GT247.com’s brand manager, Lesedi Mfolo, introduces us to some traders’ secrets…

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Is your small business risk resilient?

Many entrepreneurs worry if their business will survive after their assets are lost, stolen or damaged. Here’s how to ensure it does.

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2019 RMB SA Schools Rowing Championships

By feature writer and RowSA administrator, Birgitta Wasserfall The South African Schools Rowing Union (SASRU) invited all member schools and junior clubs to compete at the 2019 RMB SA Schools Rowing Championships, which took place at Roodeplaat Dam, Pretoria, on 1-3 March. This regatta is one of the performance criteria rowers must meet to be […]

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I wish someone had told me more about parenting

This week’s post is by Jaimie Sarah, a new mother who reflects on what she wishes someone had told her about parenting.

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The Ink Link: The beauty of art and the art of beauty – Kirsten Claire Zacharowitz

CN&CO intern Jarryd Frey spoke to Kirsten Claire Zacharowitz about her tattoos for this instalment of the Ink Link.

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My first art purchase

Cristiana Cavalieri recently bought her first pieces of art at a gallery in Riebeeck-Kasteel

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Club Med Val Thorens Sensations

After counting down the days until we hit the pristine slopes of Club Med Val Thorens, the big day finally arrived – and what a treat our stay was! The resort is located at an altitude of 2,300 meters and is constantly covered in snow. My family and I were warmly greeted by staff members […]

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The Ink Link: To ink or not to ink? Oh, boy, what a question!

Purple Group’s Justin Pearse contemplates getting a tattoo or two…

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Is there life after a professional sports career?

Is there life after a professional sports career? In most professional athletes’ careers there comes a point in time when they need to made a decision to hang up their boots and take that quantum leap from the locker room to the boardroom. This can be more daunting than it sounds. The South African Sports […]

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Have a positive impact on South Africa’s growth and benefit from a tax break of up to 45%

Collectively, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) account for a significant proportion of South Africa’s GDP growth and employment. According to the Banking Association of South Africa website, “SMEs have been identified as productive drivers of inclusive economic growth and development in South Africa and around the world.