Business Buzz

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Business Buzz – Rules of work – Your first job

Settling into the working world is a big adjustment. Find out how to ace it with Shelagh Foster, author of Your First Year Of Work. Then find out when it’s time to leave your job from Petra Cooper from Robert Walters. Our Buffalo Index tells you how the VAT increase...

PODCAST: Business Buzz – Cryptocurrency

You’ve heard the hype around Bitcoin, but there’s a bigger industry and technology to explore. Naadir Dawood, the co-founder of Crypto-School tells us why cryptocurrencies can be understood easily by anyone before Timothy van Rooyen from Speckle explains...

PODCAST: Business Buzz – Brand New Heavy Nadav Ossendryver

Our Brand New Heavy for the month of November is the 21 year old entrepreneur and CEO of Latest Sightings, Nadav Ossendryver. He talks to us about running a business at a young age and shows off his skills when it comes to wildlife knowledge. Our Sixty Seconds...

PODCAST: Business Buzz – Company Culture

Company culture has a big impact on our experience in the workplace, and bringing diverse people together is an important part of that. We speak to Adrian Parsadh, the regional chair of the Society for Industrial and Organisational Psychology of South Africa (SIOPSA)...

PODCAST: Business Buzz – Politics & Economy

How do civil unrest and political events affect our economy and businesses?  We find out through Onke’s Honours research into the subject as well as Mr. Thami Ntenteni, the head of communications at the Thabo Mbeki Foundation. Business Wrap this week comes from...

PODCAST: Business Buzz – In Demand Skills

If you suspect what you studied or learned wasn’t what will get you a job, this week’s episode is for you. We’ll discuss in-demand skills with Mike Stuart from the Skills Handbook and how the education system shapes up with associate professor in the...

PODCAST: Business Buzz – Teenpreneurship

When it comes to business, you can never start too early. Lydia Zingoni from SA Teen Entrepreneur Foundation explains how they are developing young businesses. Then teen Gracious Ngwenya, CEO of Edjiro Construction CC talks about he’s built up his business. Our...

PODCAST: Business Buzz – Craft Beverages

From beer to gin and vodka, the craft beverages industry is in full swing in SA. We look at the business side of things starting with Randolf Jorberg from Beerhouse Fourways. Then Bertran Strydom from Paracea shares his journey of launching an affordable but high...

PODCAST:Business Buzz – Beauty Pageants

If you’ve ever dreamed of being crowned with a tiara, this episode of the show is for you, as we examine the business model of beauty pageants. Carolyn Baldwin, founder of Pageants SA, discusses the different motivations for hosting a contest. David Sidenberg,...

PODCAST: Business Buzz – Brand New Heavy Candice Thurston

Our Brand New Heavy for the month of September is Candice Thurston, Founder and Managing Director of Candy and Co, a company seeks to change how people view hair salons and the business of hair treatment. We take time to celebrate the achievements of this young and...