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    Cape Town as an investment and business destination for internationals

Cape Town as an investment and business destination for internationals

The Mother City is an amazing place to do business. We have seen a lot more of the international investment and founder communities moving their lives and their ventures here for that reason. One of the biggest things going for Cape Town is that people want to be here! With the climate, the ocean, the mountains, the vineyards and […]

From Tech to Tech Start-up

5 steps to turning South African technologies into world class technology companies

World Famous financier JP Morgan threw caution and his father’s risk avoidance advice to the wind when he made his first notable venture investment into start-up inventor Thomas Edison’s Edison Electric. The rest, as they say, is history. Their partnership of science and finance is the reason why […]

5 Key Steps to Getting Your Tech Start-Up Funding Ready

Gaining access to the lifeblood of seed capital is critical for any high growth start-up. You need to be fast to market with enough resources to develop your product, gain traction and unlock value. But a strong team, good infrastructure and market-access all create a burn that cannot be bootstrapped for long.

Having worked with multiple innovative technology and IT […]

Tripling the Bottom Line

5 Keys to Unlocking Massive Jumps in Profit
In today’s economy, making a profit is tough and maintaining profit is even harder, but doubling and tripling it is a whole other ball game.

We know it’s not all about the money, but without money you cannot realise any of the dreams that you have for your business. We have managed to […]

Green is Gold

Being green (or young) is often seen as a disadvantage; wisdom comes with age, they say. Well, we’d like to say that we’ve have found that, in business, youthful energy, innovation and enthusiasm are some of the biggest advantages we could ask for, and can be translated into business success.

Green, then, really is gold!

We cannot get by with youthful […]

Stop Kicking Up Dust and Start Turning a Profit

Project Net Present Value.
Kicking up Dust

That’s what happens when you are terribly busy throwing time and resources at a project, but profits are only moving sideways or downwards; dust is flying like mad, but you’re going nowhere.

We often take on new projects with great gusto, firmly confident that, because we are massively busy and allocating funds and energy, it […]

Outsourced CFO Financial Statement Analysis Workshop

Last week Outsourced CFO hosted a Financial Statement Analysis Workshop for entrepreneurs at the Bandwidth Barn offices.

Funding Your Business

BMT (Big Match Temperament) is a pre-requisite for entrepreneurship, but when it comes to Financial Decision-Making, insight and research go a long way.
Many entrepreneurs are in need of capital funding to get their business off the ground. Here are things you need to consider in order to make the best choice for your business.
Funding Your Company:
Every business needs funds […]

Outsourced Financial Management for Entrepreneurs

2014 Shines Brightly

2014 promises to be a great year for early stage companies and entrepreneurs in Cape Town. In the light of the global promise of economic turnaround, the base that has been laid within the entrepreneurial eco-system is sure to start paying off as economic growth lifts its head.

Financial Management for Entrepreneurs 
One of the biggest challenges for entrepreneurs […]

Momentum Building on the Cape Town Entrepreneurial Scene

Cape Town is Leading the Entrepreneurial Charge
The current entrepreneurial environment in Cape Town has seen some exciting new developments. Over the last years local, international and governmental institutions have come to the table to create what is called a new entrepreneurial ecosystem in the city. As design capital of the world, number one tourist destination in the world and […]