In today's Saxo Morning Call our experts assess the state of financial markets after a chaotic day that saw GBPUSD plunge almost 2% amid political chaos and serial resignations in Britain over Theresa May's proposed Brexit deal.
"Never Split The Difference" by Chris Voss was one of the best negotiation books I have read this year and I think there is some great advice for entrepreneur in it. In this video, Chris Voss speaks at Google and gives some great insights into the world of negotiation. EverythingRead More
Positioning your brand is an art-form. Here is a danger-zone to avoid: Too many aspiring experts position themselves as 'non-scary,' in order to appeal to the entry-level buyer. Our goal should be to appeal to the high-end buyer instead.
As a small business, one of the scariest moments is when you decide to bring onboard additional skills and capacity. The immediate concern is that you are adding to your expense line and that you won’t see a return on investment. The reality is that most small businesses need anRead More
In today's edition of Saxo's Morning Call our experts explore the market's move back to China as its focal point, where unsupportive data and a declining yuan were matched by further equity declines overnight.
If you coach, train, or take briefs from clients, always make a point of getting a double-brief. You need the obvious information, and you need a little more, in order to stand out and provide exceptional value. Douglas Kruger shares his insights around how to get more out of yourRead More
As a network, we receive numerous requests from entrepreneurs looking to access Grant Funding / incentive funding to help them kickstart their business. This could include the Agro-Processing, Black Industrialist, Export Marketing Initiative and TIA grants. The reality is that these grants are typically not designed for start-ups but ratherRead More
We are always on the look out for interesting industrial developments in South Africa and this one caught our eye. The Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, Mr Bulelani Magwanishe, officially launched the revitalised Phuthaditjhaba Industrial Park in Maluti-a-Phofung Local Municipality, Free State, on 30 October 2018. The industrial parkRead More
Today's edition of Saxo's Morning Call features our Head of FX Strategy, John Hardy, and Head of Equity Strategy, Peter Garnry, discussing a spectacular equity rally as risk appetite ripples across markets.
Social media stocks have been under the spotlight recently offering investors a rollercoaster ride in October 2018. Twitter presents a fascinating conundrum for investors. Getting users was never the biggest problem for Twitter (NYSE: TWTR) -- monetizing them was. But the number of those frequent tweeters is shrinking -- itsRead More