'Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs'. This is an adage most startup entrepreneurs hold dear to their hearts. But the cost of, 'building your own dreams' in the technology sector is quite high and the rand's 2015 value depreciation did not do us any favours. In order to, 'build your dreams' you have to have the financial means to employ/outsource a competent developer, designer and marketer.
Added by Hooros on January 4, 2016 at 12:03 — No Comments
Businesses across Africa are starting to focus on the selection, development and retention of skilled employees in the light of increasing competition for skilled resources across the continent. Talent management technologies are not only automating the talent process but also driving talent management practices to support business operations. Talent management is becoming a competitive advantage which is enabled through new technologies available to…Continue
Added by Phil Lotter on October 28, 2015 at 11:52 — No Comments
SPAN is a software product development firm based out of San Francisco, with our development offices in the Old Castle Brewery Building in Woodstock, Cape Town.
We’ve created and evolved everything from iTunes-top-10 consumer mobile apps to Class-2 FDA-regulated cloud-based healthcare systems to the Shazaam mobile app; our key clients?
Apple, Beats, Walmart, Major League Baseball, HBO and Skullcandy.
We specialize in heavy…Continue
Added by Laila Kramer on October 20, 2015 at 10:58 — No Comments
CMO COUNCIL LAUNCHES GLOBAL INNOVATION ECOSYSTEM TO HELP UNICEF
CauseTech.Net Community to Crowdsource Ideas and Inspirations That Advance UNICEF’s Use of Social Impact Technology to Further its Mandate WorldwideContinue
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Cape Town is seeking an evidence based, high impact and targeted workforce development solution for its residents to deliver effective demand driven human development and business placements. The proposed solution should enhance and not duplicate existing interventions.
The city is looking for solutions that address any or all of the following areas:
Added by Natalia Gozdur on April 14, 2015 at 11:30 — No Comments
It seems like everyone is an app developer these days. I was out for drinks with some university mates recently, and despite the fact that only one of us actually studied coding, all four of us were working on an app of some kind. I had a guy who studied business sitting on my left, a sound technician on my right and the only actual developer in our group sitting opposite me. In a very uncharacteristic drinking session, our talk didn’t venture near girls, sport or parties,…Continue
Added by Michael Moodie on April 13, 2015 at 9:30 — No Comments
There are several steps involved in getting a product from conception to sale.
A generated idea becomes a workable concept. A concept, once analysed from a business point of view is developed into a product. Finally, the developed product is commercialised for profit.
Generally speaking, each step of the aforesaid process involves a different skill set and a different procedure. New product development can be a daunting task in itself and those tasked with the development of…Continue
Added by Vasco de Oliveira Attorneys on March 24, 2015 at 9:00 — No Comments
Good day minister Zulu. First congratulations on your appointment on the new department.
This article has been in the writing even before it became known that the Department of Small Business Development would be. I’ve been chasing perfection with it, but I guess like entrepreneurship is about operating in ever ideal-less situations – it will never be perfect.
I hope there are many entrepreneurship activists like myself who are publicly raising their suggestions for…Continue
Call all South African mobile innovators…
“Mobile in Africa Rising – Wake up World!”
Call all SA mobile innovators…“Mobile in Africa Rising – Wake up World!” this is the theme of the Mobile Marketing Association’s event to be held in Joburg & Cape Town in August.
If you have an African mobile solution/ tech innovation – share it and stand a chance to WIN A TRIP TO FRANKFURT from our international sponsors Messe Frankfurt…Continue
Added by Mobile Marketing Association on August 14, 2014 at 21:15 — No Comments
Realmdigital has done extensive work on mobile; we have done some pretty awesome mobile development in multiple industries, including eCommerce, travel, publishing, retail, booking systems and more. Businesses of all sizes need a strong online presence if they are to keep up with the mobile-ready generation of consumers; so Realmdigital has endeavoured to offer extensive…Continue
Added by Linda Jooste on February 24, 2014 at 10:03 — No Comments
Microsoft South Africa has partnered with the Government’s JobsFund to help drive the creation & growth of technology startups by expanding its BizSpark programme. BizSpark aims to assist local startups through the provision of a growth gap analysis, development tools and business…Continue
Added by Vasilios Kottas Bonel on January 22, 2014 at 11:53 — No Comments
Added by Ryno Lawson on September 3, 2013 at 9:58 — No Comments
The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences – Next Einstein Initiative (AIMS-NEI) compiled a Request for Proposal ("RFP") for application/(s) to support their key business processes. These key businesses processes are Knowledge, Learning Management and Student Life Cycle Management.
Attached is the Request for Proposal.
We would like to distribute this RFP on various development forums as well as directly to vendors.
Added by Henry Cronje on April 4, 2013 at 12:11 — No Comments
ADSOFTWARE has received commendations from the CIC International Club jury for best export practices and has been awarded second prize in the CIC export challenge 2012, which took place in Lyon on the 4th and 5th of December.Continue
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Added by Natasha van Rooyen on September 14, 2012 at 15:13 — No Comments
Struto is proud to announce that we are entering the South African market. We have identified that Inbound Marketing opportunities for South African businesses is somewhat limited and as such we feel that in these tough economic times, businesses need all the help they can get.
As HubSpot Certified…Continue
Added by Grant Wiltshire on June 18, 2012 at 21:32 — No Comments
I recently had the privilege of sitting down with local entrepreneur Petrus Theron, who is a tech founder of a new startup Krit.com. Petrus recently took part in the Launch Cape Town mentorship camp and shared with me his experiences in starting Krit, lessons from his past and his thoughts on encouraging…Continue
Added by Edson Charikinya on July 18, 2011 at 13:00 — No Comments