The Looming Threat: Cybersecurity and Small to Medium Businesses in South Africa

The Looming Threat: Cybersecurity and Small to Medium Businesses in South Africa

South Africa has emerged as the hub for cybercrime in Africa, as indicated by a report from Interpol highlighting the escalating cyber threats. Surprisingly, South Africa now ranks third globally regarding the number of victims affected by cybercrime. This emphasizes the requirement for cybersecurity measures.   In a digitized world, the significance of cybersecurity cannot…

GREAT 4 BUSINESS: OUR STORY

GREAT 4 BUSINESS: OUR STORY

G4B: Navigating the Entrepreneurial Sky Embarking on the entrepreneurial journey is often likened to jumping out of an airplane without a parachute. As Robert T. Kiyosaki and Sharon Lechter aptly put it in “Rich Dad, Poor Dad,” entrepreneurs find themselves freefalling, building a parachute in mid-air and hoping it opens before hitting the ground. The…

7 Things Business Owners Need to Know About MS365 and Data Protection

7 Things Business Owners Need to Know About MS365 and Data Protection

As a business owner, your Microsoft 365 (MS365) suite is likely the core of your operations. It’s where you handle emails, store documents, collaborate with your team, and more. Have you ever taken a moment to consider the level of security for your data within MS365? Here are seven essential things that every business owner…

6 Things to Maximize Facebook for Marketing in South Africa

6 Things to Maximize Facebook for Marketing in South Africa

1. Ensure Your Business is Optimised on Facebook: For your business to succeed in marketing on Facebook in 2023, it is essential to ensure your business is optimised for Facebook. This includes customising your Facebook profile with an attractive cover photo, a concise yet detailed “About” section, and ensuring your profile is up-to-date with current…

Benefits of using Solar Energy

Benefits of using Solar Energy

Solar energy is a clean, renewable source of energy that has a number of benefits for individuals, businesses, and the environment. Some of the main benefits of using solar energy include: Saves money: Solar energy can save businesses and individuals money on their energy bills. Solar panels can generate electricity at a lower cost than…

Shortage of qualified solar installers in South Africa amidst the current energy crisis

Shortage of qualified solar installers in South Africa amidst the current energy crisis

In recent years, South Africa has been facing an energy crisis because its major electricity supplier, Eskom, is struggling to keep the lights on. To counter the decreasing power supply and rising electricity prices, solar in South Africa has been identified as one of the solutions. While the high capital costs of installing solar may…