Business Growth

Being a Young Leader: A Chat With Ad Dynamo’s Sales Manager for Twitter

By OCFO Insights | June 11, 2018

Meet Adrian Ciesielski! Ad Dynamo’s Sales Manager for Twitter for Greater Africa. He is an experienced digital strategist and a big believer in strategic online processes, and he is on…

7 Steps to Hack Your Scale-up Company’s Funding and Investment Readiness

By OCFO Insights | May 29, 2018

The #1 question we get asked by founders is: “How do we raise funding or investment for our business?” Every successful business reaches a stage where it has to choose…

The Inconvenient Truth about Innovation

By OCFO Insights | March 27, 2018

These days, innovation and disruption are trending terms. Changes in technology have helped us in numerous ways, whether it be saving time, improving the quality of outputs of the work…

Scaling Up Into The Cloud – Seven Reasons Why Your Business Should Run on Cloud Accounting Software

By Louw Barnardt | February 27, 2018

Automation and digitisation are major trends in scaling up companies. Streamlining your processes goes a long way towards building a successful, investable company. Very real progress in the field of…

5 Lessons From The ‘Facebook: Boost Your Business’ Workshop by Yoco

By OCFO Insights | February 12, 2018

“Your brand has to be your personality. Don’t speak in a way that you wouldn’t talk on radio, and don’t present yourself in a way that you wouldn’t dress in…

Scaling your business in 2018 – your best year ever

By Louw Barnardt | January 31, 2018

The New Year’s Resolution is dead. Setting goals is what the beginning of a new year is all about. But after a break that often feels too short for the…

Setting Goals, Staying Focused, and Learning From Failure – an Interview with Garreth Bloor

By OCFO Insights | January 31, 2018

“If somebody was introducing you as a success story, what key achievements would they highlight?” Meet Garreth Bloor, founder of venture capital firm, Glenheim. Mr. Bloor has a colourful background,…

Three Do’s & Don’ts of Social Selling

By OCFO Insights | January 31, 2018

In part one of this three -parts series, you learned more about what social selling is, and where it comes from. In part two, we will dive into what I…