Trending
Heat Index
Things to do
 
Read More
6
 
Read More
8
 
Read More
6

Calendar
June 2017
M T W T F S S
« May    
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930  
Business
Most Recent
 
Read More
June 27, 2017

Entrepreneur tackles prejudices about relatable dolls for African girls

An entrepreneur is tackling complexes among young African girls by selling dolls with ethnic hair.

Gugu Kgongoane made her first Afro-doll so that her daughter could play with an item that looked like her. Kgongoane bought a doll that was dark in complexion and then stripped it of its hair, before re-attaching an ethnic Afro, much like her daughter’s.

“My daughter was visiting friends, playing with her Barbie… Because Barbie has blue eyes and long straight hair. I started looking for a doll for her. A nice beautiful black doll for her. I found one and then reworked it,” she said.

Kgogoane explained to Fin24 that people kept asking her about her daughter’s [...]

1
 
Read More
June 26, 2017

What Does Social Media Denote For The Future Of PR?

Advanced Interaction

Social media interaction never stops and neither do consumers. It allows for greater flexibility and this allows for quicker reaction times and hastier improvements.

But it’s up to the PR practitioners to decide how often they would like to engage. In order to maintain a positive public image, it is crucial for public relations to have a thought-out plan to deal with any crisis or problems that may arise.

Easy Access to Information

With everyone out in the open on the internet, readily accessible, it has become easier for PR to obtain information on target markets and customer service. All of this information can be collected and [...]

3
 
Read More
June 23, 2017

Young entrepreneurs helped by Bizniz in a Box

Coca-Cola Beverages SA (CCBSA) is working with young people to help them triumph over challenges as most young people struggle to find work and many have given up hope.

CCBSA is introducing them to the possibilities of entrepreneurship through a concept dubbed Bizniz in a Box. This initiative gives young people between the ages of 24 and 35 and living in townships the opportunity, skills and funding to set up and run their own successful container shops. From December last year to February this year, total revenue for the first six shops increased from just over R50 000 a month to more than R200 000, demonstrating the great potential of the programme.

Talented young [...]

5
 
Read More
June 23, 2017

Natal Lion Park devastated after poachers kill Maxine the rhino

As South Africa continues to battle an intense rhino poaching war, conservation and wildlife haven, Natal Lion Park says it is “devastated” with the recent poaching of its beloved white rhino, Maxine.

The Natal Lion Park reported the news in a Facebook post on Wednesday,  21 June saying that the 11-year-old white rhino at the wildlife park – not far from the major cities of Durban and Pietermaritzburg – was shot in the head while she was sleeping by poachers, who then stole the animal’s horn.

Although the news came as a shock, the park says it is grateful for the support it has received and to the South African Police Services for [...]

5
Top Stories
 
 
 
 
 
 
Health Tips
 
Image : News24
Prepare & Enjoy Low Carb Microwave Mocha Puddings in 10 Seconds