Business Buzz

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Business Buzz – App Development

Ever had a great idea for an app and hoped it would make you rich? Our Buffalo Index breaks down what it would cost to learn how to develop an app. Joggie Meyburgh from Dragonfly Marketing tells us if developing an app is feasible, before Lynette Hundermark from...

Business Buzz – Intellectual Property

Your ideas, designs and inventions should be protected, so we find out the business of intellectual property. In our Buffalo Index you’ll find out the what patents and trademarks cost. Tuelo Nguyuza explains how this works in the fashion industry. Kgali Kedijang...

Business Buzz – Brand New Heavy – Brand Kynoch

This episode of Business Buzz features a Brand New Heavy Interview 16-Year-Old South African Wonder-kid’s Mobile Game entrepreneur Brandon Kynoch. We talk to Brandon about his journey to entrepreneurship at such an early age, work-life balance and other themes....

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 books,...

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,...