Business Buzz

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Business Buzz – Stokvels

Today’s Business Buzz focused on the business of stokvels and the prevalence of the money flowing through them and how they can better contribute to the economy. The buffalo index looks at how far your R100 can go towards joining or starting a stokvel, We also...

Business Buzz – Emigration

If you’ve ever considered moving to other another country, this week’s show is all about how to do that well financially. Our Buffalo Index breaks it down to the numbers. Deanne Acres-Lanes from Canada Abroad breaks down why the country is so popular for...

Business Buzz – Franchise Business

Opening a franchise could be a business option for you. Melissa Eva at Franchising Plus explains how to get into it. Hear the franchisor perspective with Jo-Ann de Wet from McDonald’s. Later we hear the incredible story of Engen franchisee Lydia Ramatisa who...

Business Buzz – Brand New Heavy

Anelisa Tuswa is our Brand New Heavy this month, telling us all about her journey and career. She is a business news writer, blogger, and PR &brand strategist. In our Buffalo Index we tell you how to stay informed with the latest in business using financial...

Business Buzz – Recycling

With mandatory recycling now implemented in some parts of Johannesburg, we explore the business and economical side of going green with our trash. In our Buffalo Index we separation bins and waste digesters. Then hear from consulting engineer and landfill designer Jan...

Business Buzz – Automation

This week, find out how artificial intelligence and automation are changing the future. Our Buffalo Index gives you some options of bringing AI into your home from security robots to product delivery buttons. We speak to Rob Jardine from the NeuroLeadership Institute...

Business Buzz – Rebranding

Brands need a makeover every now and then. If you’d want to be an expert in reputation management our #BuffaloIndex finds you’re going to need R2.500 for a short course on this or over R300k for a specialized MBA. Absa head of marketing, David Wingfield,...

Business Buzz – Brand New Heavy – DJ Kenzhero

Dj Kenzhero aka Kenneth Nzama is our Brand New Heavy for the month of July. Hear about his musical journey and entrepreneurial undertaking like the recent eatery/gallery. Artivist in Braamfontein. In the Buffalo Index, we find out how far R100 would get you towards...

Business Buzz – Health Tech

The South African Tech entrepreneurial ecosystem is thriving but is not without its own challenges. These obstacles range from market entry to market access, affecting how innovations get to market. South Africa has no shortage of tech superstars, we chat to some of...

Business Buzz – Festivals

Festivals draw thousands of South Africans every year with the promise of a great experience, whether focused around oysters or art. Stu Berry, festival director at Splashy Fen, takes us into the business of the country’s longest-running music festival. Tony...