How It Works

It takes more than just grit and passion to run a great small business. For the businesses that put in more, there’s the Small Business Awards on CapeTalk with Sage One.

If you know of a small business that exceeded your expectations and left you wanting more, tell us about them. We’ll reward them for being more than just a business.


1st place: Sage One will award the winner with a laptop and free access to Sage One Accounting and Sage One Payroll software, giving them the freedom they need to run their business anywhere, anytime. They’ll also receive a training course or seminar of their choice, as well as a year’s worth of software support. An airtime package to the value of R250 000 on CapeTalk will also be awarded to the winner to promote their business.

2nd place:Two runners-up will receive Sage One Accounting and Sage One Payroll software. They will also receive a free training course or seminar of their choice, as well as a year’s worth of software support. An airtime package to the value of R125 000 on CapeTalk will also be awarded to the two runners-up.

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Ziyahlanjwa Laundry's founder Sivu Mongo was in tears when Sage One announced her as the winner of the 2015 Small Business Awards.

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For more than 30 years, Sage has been providing accessible, intelligent accounting and payroll systems to businesses just like yours. Wherever you are on your journey, we’ve been there. And we’re here now, ready to support you with the software that’s right for your business needs.

Sage One is online accounting and payroll software that makes quick work of the daily tasks you know you need to get right. No experience required. Perfect for start-up and small businesses, it helps you forget the admin fuss so that you can take control of your business. It’s easy to use, super secure and because it’s online, it can be accessed from anywhere, at any time.

Sage One. More than just a business. Your business.

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