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Preparing for 2014. Greig Whitton Founder, Evergrow. Brent Combrink Founder, ProMentor. Webinar outline. Economic expectations Tax changes Legislative amendments Labour developments Marketing opportunities. Economic expectations. A perfect economic storm?. Economic expectations.

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preparing for 2014

Preparing for 2014

Greig Whitton

Founder, Evergrow

Brent Combrink

Founder, ProMentor

webinar outline
Webinar outline
  • Economic expectations
  • Tax changes
  • Legislative amendments
  • Labour developments
  • Marketing opportunities
economic expectations
Economic expectations
  • A perfect economic storm?
economic expectations1
Economic expectations
  • A perfect economic storm?
  • Conditions will probably improve towards the end of the year.
  • Don’t wait for macro economic growth to drive demand.
tax changes
Tax changes
  • Taxation laws amendments
  • Assorted benefits for individuals and companies
  • Retirement funding changes of particular interest
tax changes1
Tax changes
  • Taxation laws amendments
  • Assorted benefits for individuals and companies
  • Retirement funding changes of particular interest
  • Special Economic Zone tax breaks very appealing
tax changes2
Tax changes
  • Extension of VAT to international electronic suppliers
  • Shouldn’t be an issue unless SARS burdens local users with compliance tracking
tax changes3
Tax changes
  • National Credit Act amendments
  • Possible credit history expunction
tax changes4
Tax changes
  • National Credit Act amendments
  • Possible credit history expunction
  • Prohibition of certain charges as well as proof of letters of demand
legislative amendments
Legislative amendments
  • Protection of Personal Information Act
  • Prohibition of unsolicited direct marketing
legislative amendments1
Legislative amendments
  • New B-BBEE Codes
  • Awesome for black business owners; catastrophic for white owners
legislative amendments2
Legislative amendments
  • New B-BBEE Codes
  • Awesome for black business owners; catastrophic for white owners
  • Emphasis on supplier development could benefit many smaller enterprises
legislative amendments3
Legislative amendments
  • Women Empowerment and Gender Equality Bill
  • Proposes controversial employment targets
labour developments
Labour developments
  • Amendments to the BCEA, LRA, and EEA
  • More protection for non-permanent employees
labour developments1
Labour developments
  • Amendments to the BCEA, LRA, and EEA
  • More protection for non-permanent employees
  • Possibility of minimum wage increases
labour developments2
Labour developments
  • Amendments to the BCEA, LRA, and EEA
  • More protection for non-permanent employees
  • Possibility of minimum wage increases
  • Prohibition of “wage discrimination”
labour developments3
Labour developments
  • Amendments to the BCEA, LRA, and EEA
  • More protection for non-permanent employees
  • Possibility of minimum wage increases
  • Prohibition of “wage discrimination”
  • Quicker compliance enforcement and stricter penalties
labour developments4
Labour developments
  • Employment Services Bill
  • Employers may need to notify the Department of Labour about any job vacancies
marketing opportunities
Marketing opportunities
  • The increasing appeal of online marketing
  • Sustained growth of the local digital retail market
marketing opportunities1
Marketing opportunities
  • The evolution of search and social
  • The days of dabbling are over: develop the skills, buy the skills, or don’t bother
marketing opportunities2
Marketing opportunities
  • The untapped potential of email
  • The contribution from email has jumped dramatically
  • Email is quicker, easier, and more affordable than just about any other channel
  • Build awareness, nurture leads, track engagement, and convert
  • POPI will reward companies that build opt-in audiences
need more help
Need more help?
  • Evergrow forums
  • Guides
  • Greig: 021 671 8225
  • Brent: 082 425 2708