Startups

Scaling your business in 2018 – your best year ever

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 amount of recovery that last year warrants, gearing up for the new year’s hustle will require a process. Scaling your business will take intense focus…

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From Tech to Tech Start-up

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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…

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

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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…

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Tripling the Bottom Line

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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…

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Green is Gold

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!…

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Stop Kicking Up Dust and Start Turning a Profit

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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…

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Funding Your Business

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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.…

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Outsourced Financial Management for Entrepreneurs

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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 …

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