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It’s easy to come up with ideas… it’s the implementation of those ideas that makes a business great. That’s why we admire small businesses that leave a great and lasting impression. If you’ve experienced great service from a small business in your area, tell us about them.

If you are looking for a credible business, browse through our archive of previous finalists from the past few years.

The Small Business Awards with 702 and Sage One – Small Business, Big Rewards.

Happy ending after caller's heartfelt plea to help Manenberg boy with new bike

A CapeTalk caller has made a difference in the life of a young boy from Manenberg, after appealing to listeners for any bicycle.

Rapelang Rabana, tech entrepreneur

Meet this serial entrepreneur who walks to the rhythm of her own drum, with a unique view of what it means to be successful.

Alleged sex pest teacher forced to take leave from all-girls school in Claremont

The all-girls school is reportedly co-operating with investigations after a teacher of theirs was accused of raping a learner.

A culture of cleanliness and punctuality are key to Africa's development?

Academic, Sandile Swana, argues that cleanliness and punctuality are drivers of socio-economic development and growth.

Presidency rubbishes Zuma jet scare, slams City Press journo

The Presidency condemned what it calls misleading reports by investigate journo Erika Gibson on the presidential jet, Inkwazi.

Lonmin head of HR alleged to be covert agent driving anti-workers' agenda

Pieter-Louis Myburgh insists that Lonmin's Head of Human Resources, Barnard Mokwena, is an agent of the State Security Agency.

Tuta-Me: an innovative way of bringing students and tutors together

Gugs and Wasanga spoke to Abed Tau and Dylan Hyslop who founded the mobile app Tuta-Me, which connects students and tutors, and makes tutoring services easier.

Roto Experience: Making fashionable items from rat skin

Unemployed at the time, Sibulele Kanjana thought of a unique way to make a business of getting rid of rats in his community.

Sage One is a simple and secure online accounting and payroll solution for small, growing businesses on the move. Designed for ease of use, you don’t need to be an accountant to use it - it’s just a simple way to get things done and support the growth of your business. And because it’s online your data is always secure. No back-ups needed, plus our password encryption is state-of-the-art.

With its intuitive interface, Sage One really does make running your business a breeze. But if you do need a helping hand, simply give our support team a call or send them an e-mail and we’ll help you for free.

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