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July 2012

Crowd Funding in South Africa

The biggest complaint amongst aspiring entrepreneurs in South Africa is the difficulty in accessing funding or the lack thereof. The answer could be crowd funding. According to Wikipedia 2012, crowd funding describes the collective cooperation, attention, and trust by people who network and pool their resources to support efforts initiated …

Over 500 000 hits in 100 days

Nobd may be just 108 days old in South Africa but our content has attracted 525 000 hits in the 108 days of our existence. This is an average of 4 861 hits per day but one should bear in mind that during the months of April and May 2012 …

Obama praises Madiba

Nobd is very proud to be associated with Mandela Day. On the occasion we spent our 67 minutes with the children of Abraham Kriel Family Centre in Westbury where we donated clothes and goodies for the children. Pinky the Social Worker responsible and her team received the goods on behalf …

Nelson Mandela Day

Tomorrow the 18th of July 2012 South Africa‚Äôs former president, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, turns 94 years old. Nelson Mandela gave 67 years of his life fighting against social and political injustice and for the rights of humanity. To honour his life and his selfless struggle to abolish prejudice, 18 July …

Youth Owned Businesses Directory

Once again we are pleased to announce the launch of a Youth Owned Businesses Directory within the Nobd Business Directory. We believe it is important that the youth of South Africa in business deserve a special mention in our directory for various reasons. The first being that of about 7,5m …