‘When COVID hit, I bought out my competition’: SpeedFit CEO on acquiring rival during the pandemic

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“Out of a global pandemic came an unusual opportunity and we took it.”

Let’s Talk: International Women’s Day Edition – Strategies to become a successful female entrepreneur

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To celebrate International Women’s Day, we gathered a number of women in business to discuss strategies for successful female entrepreneurship…

How to learn from the pandemic to optimise company culture

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It’s more important than ever for employers to consider their company culture and how they will show employees they care as the new normal continues to shift.

Why government must increase digital focus in small business sector

One year into the pandemic, it’s clear that real opportunity lies in more carefully targeting financial support. We need to see more mutual partnerships where governments reward small businesses that take active steps to help themselves.

Let’s Talk: Automation – To be or not to be for your business?

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Automation, what is it good for? Is automation a good idea for all businesses? What limitations are there? Let’s talk..

6 most commonly overlooked cost savings in business

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From paying more than necessary to cutting budgets on activities that bring home the bacon, here are some of the most commonly overlooked savings in business to look out for in 2021.

Three ways to ensure your employees work safely from home

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When a pandemic effects a revolution, by making remote work common, employers must re-think their approach. They have to answer this question: How do you ensure a safe place of work when that place is an employee’s home?
Here are three practical suggestions.

Let’s Talk: The office vs. working from home?

Working from home is now a viable option for many businesses. So, this far into the pandemic, what do we think? Work office vs. Home? Let’s talk…