April 2014

1 April 2014

The world’s population reached 7 billion in October 2011 and this inspired a US organisation called 100 People Foundation to do some research and frame the global population as 100 people based on the statistics gathered. The statistics make for interesting reading. Of the 1...


New Accounting Standards Rile South African Businesses

6 November 2013

South African firms are bracing themselves for the introduction of new accounting standards which will address... More


Special Report – Education nation

1 April 2014

Education is defined by the Oxford Dictionary as “the process of receiving or giving systematic instruction,... More


Special Report – It’s not just about the numbers

1 April 2014

So you’re a CA(SA). You’ve studied for years and you’re a highly qualified professional with lots of wor... More

INFLUENCE: SAICA response to a Finweek opinion piece

1 April 2014

In January, Finweek published an opinion piece written by Johan Fourie, an Economics lecturer at Stellenbosch ... More


LIFESTYLE: Motoring: Subaru Forester XT

1 April 2014

Subaru has always been different in its design and styling. The Forester has been a huge success with families... More


VIEWPOINT: Anchoring reference point

1 April 2014

Prospect Theory shows us that we measure gains and losses relative to a set reference point or status quo (see... More


INFLUENCE: Streamline, enhance budget

1 April 2014

Budgeting and forecasting are major tasks for the ‘office of finance’ in any organisation and the collecti... More


INFLUENCE: Fraud and corruption Back to basics

1 April 2014

We live in testing and uncertain times, with global and local economies struggling to come to grips with slow ... More


ANALYSIS: In the interest of arm’s length financial assistance

1 April 2014

While Doris Lessing, British novelist, poet and playwright, had the luxury of believing that “borrowing is n... More


VIEWPOINT: Marikana and e-tolls

1 April 2014

Maintaining good stakeholder relations is ‘the right thing’ for companies to do, but how many pay lip serv... More



1 April 2014

HP HP Officejet Pro X Series Businesses can save time and money with the next generation of inkjet pri... More


UP-TO-DATE: Keeping you informed of business today

1 April 2014

ECONOMIC CRIME REMAINS A SERIOUS ISSUE Economic crime remains a serious challenge to business leaders, gove... More