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Mobile technology and social media in African SMEs

We are currently in the Digital Age: information is now more accessible than ever before, and it has become remarkably simple to share it and stay connected. Small businesses need to change with the times if they want to have any hope of staying relevant.   The...

Business Intelligence

What is Business intelligence (BI).  This refers to an assortment of programming applications used to examine important information of an organization.  BI is comprised of a few related exercises, including reporting, data mining and querying.  When used properly,...

Empowering women in entrepreneurship

  Despite the traditional viewpoint that women are restricted to duties of the home, namely child-rearing and housekeeping, women in African countries are fighting to change that. Women are accounting for more and more of the amount of business owners that exist...

Cava Consulting boss recognized by FDC

  Cava Consulting continues to make strides, either as a company, or through its individuals. Recently, Cava Consulting CEO FJ Cava was recognized for his contributions to the Northern California Small Business Financial Development Corporation Loan Committee...

The Benefits of Business Benchmarking

What is Business Benchmarking? Business Benchmarking is contrasting one’s business procedures and measurements of execution to the industry’s bests and best practices from different organizations.  The dimensions which are commonly measured are cost, time...