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LIFE: Tapping into your inner genius to live a better life

Finweek contributor Moxima Gama explains how we can be geniuses in our own successes, ability and creativity. She gives ways to live outside ordinary patterns and behaviors, for a better life.

This article originally appeared in the 24 April - 30 April 2015 edition of Finweek. Click on the image above to download.

COVER: The future of wealth in Africa

Technological innovation that enhances intelligence, reduces costs and accelerates performance capability will create value 10-times faster than 100 years ago, writes Merle O’Brien.

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Finweek Quiz #67

Welcome to another quiz! This week we are again giving away a of copy of Bill Browder’s ‘Red Notice’, the chilling true story of how a financier became one of Vladimir Putin’s most wanted men. Welkom weer eens by ons vasvra! Ons gee vandeesweek weer een eksemplaar weg van Bill Browder se boek ‘Red Notice’, die ware rillerverhaal van ’n finansier wat deur Wladimir Poetin se regering gesoek word.

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OPINION: Bosses guilty of time-wasting and abuse of privileges

As Worker’s Day approaches, Auguste Coetzer of Talent Africa says it’s important to note that bosses adn other managerial figures are also guilty of time wasting, privilege abuse and cheating in the workplace.

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PROPERTY: Should you let short-term or long-term?

Short-term rental is not just common in holiday and tourism destinations, but has increased among business districts, student zones and the areas around airports and conference centres.

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OPINION: Mediation and the Tax Ombud

Can mediation facilitate the resolution of taxation related issues? Erika Wessels says the mandate of the Tax Ombud has to be revisited and broadened in order to ensure its neutrality.

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PROPERTY: How to get the price right for a smooth sale

When selling your property, you need to make sure you put the right price tag to it. The asking price will determine how long it will take to sell your home.

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OPINION: Avoid getting “wasted” in the food industry

Radical change in the food processing industry to avert global food wastage, so as to increase “food productivity” and provide amplified nutritional quotients to feed the 7 bn is necessary says Roy Henderson, CEO of Green Cell Technologies.

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PROPERTY: The dawn of the new property market

The new property market is online. Traditional estate agents will have to compete on digital property portals.

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LIFE: Tips for creating an emergency fund

As a homeowner you need to ensure you have cash on hand for a rainy day. Anything can happen in life and you need to make sure you can protect your property if something unexpected happens. Adrian Goslett gives some advice on how to save.

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NEWS: Resignation of SAA CEO

SAA CEO, Monwabisi Kalawe’s resignation has been finalised, settling months of legal proceedings.

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BUSINESS: Integrated payments can help SMEs

Managing bulk payments to a diverse range of suppliers, employees, statutory bodies and creditors is an inflexible, manual exercise for many SMEs.
Integrated payments can help SMEs reduce costs and improve efficiencies.