[Video] Should you invest offshore at R15/US$?

[Video] Should you invest offshore at R15/US$?

It is exceptionally difficult to decide when is the best time to invest offshore based on news headlines. If you want to get more for what you pay, investing when the rand is weak is counter-intuitive. However, investors are inclined to stay onshore when the rand is...
Are you a saver or a borrower?

Are you a saver or a borrower?

It is difficult to be a fence sitter when it comes to investing and wealth creation. Either you are a saver, and are providing for your needs, both present and future, from the sweat of your current labour, or you are a borrower, borrowing from your future to fund...
It’s all about risk

It’s all about risk

The most undesirable outcome for any investor must be loss from which there is no prospect of recovery. The investment landscape is replete with examples: corporate bankruptcies, bond defaults, rights issues needed to recapitalise failing businesses, dilution from...
[Video] What can we learn from shortcuts?

[Video] What can we learn from shortcuts?

How do you build a product people really want? Allow consumers to be a part of the process. “Empathy for what your customers want is probably the biggest leading indicator of business success,” says designer Tom Hulme. In this short talk, Hulme lays out...
13 Questions That Will Change Your Life

13 Questions That Will Change Your Life

When things aren’t going quite the way you’d like them to, it’s often the result of not asking yourself the right questions. Some questions are hard to confront because you’re afraid you won’t get the answer you want, others because you really don’t want to know the...