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[18 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

So, the expected cold winter finally arrived! But the cold weather cannot stop anyone from having fun indoors, in the sun or where ever the holidaymakers are.
Although Bafana Bafana did not make it to the world cup in Brazil, the South African fans will not miss a single game and are looking forward to the final.
Die rugby, krieket, tennis, golf en atletiek geesdriftiges is daar ook heelwat om mens besig te hou.
Juliemaand …

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New SA website about lawyers and the law

With the explosive growth of internet access in South Africa, people are researching law related topics online.
Chris van der Maas, an attorney with 23 years of experience, initiated a new website containing more than 400 FAQ’s on a wide variety of legal topics.
Chris claims that this website contains the largest amount of free legal information on the internet in South Africa today and also features over 275 Legislation Acts.
Of interest is the short biography of Madiba the Lawyer, as well as definitions of those pesky Latin phrases that are still …

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Coaching not just for Sport

ActionCoach, founded in 1993 by Australian-born entrepreneur, is a worldwide business coaching firm with more than 1,000 offices in 32 countries.
Since the franchising of the business, ActionCoach in 1997 it has grown to become the number one business coaching franchise in the world.
The vision of the company is to re-educate business owners to build more profitable businesses, how to have less stress in their working lives and how to put together great teams in a thriving company culture.
Small and medium sized businesses looking for timely information can immediately grow and …

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Let the professionals make the Tax Season a breeze

It’s that time of the year again with the tax season officially opened on 1 July 2014 until 21 November 2014 for non-provisional taxpayers and until the end of January 2015 for provisional taxpayers.
The Tax Shop believes that individuals miss out on tax savings due to lack of knowledge and that taxpayers should have a qualified tax practitioner assist them in this regard.
Consisting of registered accountants and tax practitioners The Tax Shop can assist individuals with their taxation and businesses with financial statements, monthly bookkeeping, payroll, corporate tax and much …

Centurion Business Forum, Community »

[18 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

Die Afrikaanse Akademia Sakeplankompetisie word in samewerking met vele vennote aangebied, en die doel is om sakebedrywighede in Afrikaans te ondersteun.
Entrepreneurs (nuut en reeds in besigheid) word gehelp om hul beplande of bestaande sake-onderneming meer volhoubaar te maak, deur weer indringend aandag te gee aan die basis dokument van enige sake-onderneming, naamlik die sakeplan.
Die kompetisie is oop vir enige persoon van enige taal, geloof, ras of geslag maar alle korrespondensie en deelname slegs in Afrikaans.
Die twee kategorieë waarin individue en alle KMO’s kan deelneem is vir Nuwe Sake-idees en Bestaande …

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A TASTE OF HIRSCH’S – Simply good food for body, mind and soul

The Hirsch family have been prolific in the creation of recipe books over the years, and this year it was Allan’s turn to bring out his culinary skills and put together his own recipe book.
The book – A Taste of Hirsch’s contains a wonderful mix of recipes from Allan’s youth, his travels around the world, and family meals.
“We try to spend as much time together as a family and our Sunday lunches are something very special,” comments Allan.
Some favourites are: for breakfast, the hugely healthy home-made fibre-rich granola; a delightful, …

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Bejaardes word met warmwatersakke bederf

Op ‘n yskoue wintersoggend op 6 Junie 2014, het die Centurion Gastehuis Assosiasie baie vreugde vir behoeftige bejaardes gebring met die skenking van 70 warmsakke.
Christel Steyn, voorsitter CGA, Disa Smuts en Cicero Brazelle het die oorhandiging saam met die maatskaplike werker, Lucinda McDonald gehanteer.
Die inwoners van Lions Haven wie by die skenking gebaat het, was opreg dankbaar omdat hulle vanweë hoë munisipale kostes verbonde aan verwarmers, verplig is om ‘n warmsak te gebruik.
Boonop is bejaardes ook skrikkerig vir brandgevaar en voel dat ‘n warmsak ‘n veilige en maklike manier is …

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Never give up on your dreams

This was the message of the guest speaker, Elise Coetzer to all the ladies attending the monthly networking function of the SACBW Centurion branch.
Elise is a previous National President of the SA Council for Business Woman and started The Job Club to assist the youth in obtaining the correct skills to follow their dreams and become successful in their business.
Tsepho Moletsane and De Villiers Olivier came along as examples on the successes they have achieved and how they, living their dreams as well as helping others to also succeed.

Centurion Business Forum »

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The Rainmaker in your business

Willem Basson, a well-known financial adviser was the guest speaker at the recent monthly networking function of the Centurion Business Forum.
He used the books written by Jeffrey J. Fox to explain why every business should have a ‘rainmaker’ to be prepared for success in your business and to always keep your eye on the ball until you have accomplished that goal.
Petro Fourie from CMR Gauteng North and Henda van der Merwe from CMR Gauteng East then gave an overview on their charity organisations and the need for assistance from the …

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Image is everything

Dave Cairns, President of the Centurion Toastmasters Club, was the guest speaker at the monthly business network meeting at Hirsch’s Centurion.
He discussed how the right body language and image is important, not just from the business owner side but also their clients.
Lucky draws were held and everyone had the opportunity to introduce themselves and their company.