With an increasing number of individuals looking at entrepreneurship as an option for their financial and professional future, buying a franchise, and the perceived stability that comes with it, seems like an attractive alternative to starting a business from scratch. Leonie Mollentze delves into the pros and cons.
MEMBERS, DON’T FORGET: It’s Mandatory Grant Submission season and your submission deadline is Thursday, 30 April 2015. No extensions. No exception…
The Central Competent Centre is a very unique establishment that was started in 2012 to battle the lack of skilled professionals in the ABR industry. Today, the growth of the Centre has been positive and the future is looking bright for individuals that wish to enter this industry.
An update to all members with regards to MIBCO’s Administrative Agreement Expiry.
Port Elizabeth will see Industrial Relations Seminars being held in the city. One day seminars will be held to give business owners an opportunity to learn and gain new skills that will help them in daily operations of their business.
Toyota has the highest sales in March and leads the South African automotive sales race. The Hilux, Corolla/Quest and the Fortuner performed extremely well for Toyota, giving Toyota a good month in terms of sales.
Roundabouts have been proven to be beneficial for older drivers, as they eliminate some risks that older drivers struggle with. A study was conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and they looked at key factors that led to crashes among older drivers, compared to middle aged drivers.
SAMBRA is proud to introduce the new-look SAMBRA grading certificate, which complements the look of our website website and is moving towards our new brand identity. OEM Approved members need not be graded by Automatrix on behalf of SAMBRA, unless they wish to upgrade from NSR to SR. Meanwhile, all other members will receive a grading date from Automatrix and it is imperative that all members have the necessary documentation ready…
Please be vigilant – a fraudster has contacted a number of Western Cape members – first asking for a telephonic quote, then claiming to have made an EFT payment, only to ask for a refund. In two cases, a deposit had been made with a stolen cheque…
Important member notice with regards to the expiry of the Motor Industry Bargaining Council (MIBCO) Administrative Agreement and the implication for member businesses, as well as further clarity on when payments and deductions must remain in place.