Category: Newsletter

EconoBEE Newsletter – End Feb 08 – 10-Step Process to BEE Compliance

10-Step Process to BEE Compliance EconoBEE, leading BEE innovators and compliance experts have created the ultimate step by step process for companies to become BEE Compliant. The 10-Step Process to BEE Compliance is the most efficient and cost effective way to get your BEE Certificate. We identified the 10 most...

Update on Newsletter

The dti has now announced that they will be extending the transitional period by 6 months to August. I do apologize for providing outdated information in my newsletter. The dti has issued a proclamation extending this date which will be available in hard-copy from the government printer next week. The...

December a Time for Relaxing – EconoBEE Newsletter December 2007

December  – a Time for Relaxing and Accounting Accounting is something that has always been close to our hearts. When EconoServ started, we created EconoAccounting and shortly afterwards EconoAccounting Lite which are absolutely excellent tools for small businesses to use to keep their accounts up to date, with almost no...

Enjoy the Benefits of Skilled Employees – EconoBEE Newsletter – 28 November 2007

Enjoy the Benefits of Developing the Skills of your Employees By Thapelo Motloung The Skills Development Act provides employers the opportunity of deriving benefits for their organizations if they set up and maintain an integrated skills development programme. The benefits include claiming back up to 70% of the skills development...

Status of Verification Agencies – Don’t get a Rating now! – Newsletter October 2007

Status of Verification Agencies – Don’t get a Rating now! The rating agency accreditation process is still moving slowly. SANAS the accreditation body have not accredited any agencies as yet. SANAS also believe the process is still likely to take some time. They did not give any specific dates which...

BEE Codes Approved – Newsletter

The 6 December 2006 Cabinet meeting has approved the BBBEE Codes of Good Practice. “Cabinet meeting approved the Codes of Good Practice on Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE). Mr Lionel October will now present a statement on the codes.”  In terms of the Act the minister of Trade and Industry...

“Goodbye Caird – Hello EconoBEE” – EconoBEE August 2006 Newsletter

“Goodbye Caird – Hello EconoBEE” by Keith Levenstein Many people will know I used to run Caird Consulting from my own offices. Caird is closing down, but EconoServ has started a new division, EconoBEE. EconoBEE will offer BEE advice, consulting on BEE issues, assistance, and EconoBEE Scorecard – a computerised...