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As business owners, people assume that we know everything there is to know about running a business. The truth is that an owner’s passion and skills are more likely to be in the creation of the product or service that they offer. That's why we’ve enlisted industry experts across various fields – helping you bridge knowledge gaps in areas such as accounting, law or marketing.

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    Due Dilligence

    Posted June 29 by Entri Admin

    Entrihub chats to Khanya Okumu, Enterprise and Supplier Development Specialist. Khanya talks about what due diligence entails. Question 1: What does due diligence entail? Khanya: A due diligence is basically a review of the business. For example, I have submitted an application to buy a business a...

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    Small business relief for the COVID19 crisis (updated 21/04)

    Posted March 28 by Entri Admin

    We applaud President Ramaphosa on his decisive action to protect our country’s citizen and declaring a national 21-day lockdown. He also acknowledges the dire impact this will have on the economy particularly small business and employees. In response to this, the government has set up various ...

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    How to get your business off the ground

    Posted September 29, 2019 by Entri Admin

    Great idea- check. Potential customers- check. Now what? We outline below what the key steps are in starting a business as well as some useful resources. Many of these resources are listed on Entrihub, so be sure to be signed up and logged in to follow the links. Choosing a name First things first...

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    The Myriad of Funding Opportunities

    Posted August 24, 2019 by Entri Admin

    An entrepreneur’s biggest hurdle Any entrepreneur will know that funding is usually the biggest challenge to overcome. For most entrepreneurs, the first step is to apply for a bank loan. More often than not, they get turned away because their business is too risky. But it doesn’t have ...

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    The importance of social media for small businesses

    Posted August 24, 2019 by Entri Admin

    Lesley Mallon, founder of Think Social Media, chats to Entrihub about the importance of social media for small businesses. In this fireside chat, Lesley answers the following questions: How important is social media for SMEs? What are the pros and cons of having a social media presence? How sh...

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    What do investors look for?

    Posted August 24, 2019 by Entri Admin

    As an entrepreneur, there may come a time where you would need to approach an investor for funding. There is a myriad of funding options available but the next question you should be asking is "what will make them invest in my business?". Different investors have different criteria and fo...

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    The importance of branding

    Posted August 24, 2019 by Entri Admin

    Nici Mancini, Founder of Purple Mosaic Design and Branding, sits down with Entri and talks Corporate Identity.   Question 1: Who is Nici? Nici: I am a graphic designer with a focus on branding for companies. I would be your brand custodian, so working with you right from the start all the ...

  • Creating your own brand

    Posted Wed at 10:12 AM by Entri Admin

    Entrihub chats to Tanaka (General) Mutakwa, Founder of #NoDaysOff. Tanaka talks about creating your own brand.   Question 1: Who is Tanaka? Tanaka: My name is Tanaka Mutakwa. I'm the founder of No Days Off Lifestyle brand. The brand's mission is to inspire and motivate people to push towar...

  • Inspirational Fix

    Posted Mon at 8:30 AM by Entri Admin

    Entrihub chats to Tanaka (General) Mutakwa, Founder of #NoDaysOff. Tanaka gives an inspirational fix.   Question 1: Does Tanaka have any advice for entrepreneurs? Tanaka:  I'm just gonna talk about the No Days Off lifestyle brand which I think apply to anyone or any business in whatev...

  • Closing a Business

    Posted July 24 by Entri Admin

    Entrihub chats to Robyn Hey, Founder of Robyn Hey Attorneys. Robyn talks about closing a business for struggling businesses.   Question 1: How do you end a business? Robyn: Where you are operating your business out of a company or a cc and you want to stop trading. The most appropriate way...

  • The Psyche Of Business Failure

    Posted July 23 by Entri Admin

    Entrihub chats to Robyn Hey, Founder of Robyn Hey Attorneys. Robyn talks about the psyche of business failure of struggling businesses.   Question 1: The psyche of business failure Robyn: In South Africa, we have a very negative attitude towards people whose businesses have gone into liqui...

  • Costs and Timelines

    Posted July 22 by Entri Admin

    Entrihub chats to Robyn Hey, Founder of Robyn Hey Attorneys. Robyn talks about the costs and timelines for struggling businesses.   Question 1: How do costs in liquidation work? Robyn: When you're looking at the cost of liquidation it always depends on what the asset base in the company is...

  • Processes and roles

    Posted July 21 by Entri Admin

    Entrihub chats to Robyn Hey, Founder of Robyn Hey Attorneys. Robyn talks about the processes and roles struggling businesses can take on.   Question 1: What does the liquidation process entail? Robyn: Liquidation can be started in two ways. The first is an application to court and the seco...

  • Available Strategies

    Posted July 20 by Entri Admin

    Entrihub chats to Robyn Hey, Founder of Robyn Hey Attorneys. Robyn talks about available strategies for struggling businesses and the importance of timing.   Question 1: What options are available for distressed businesses? Robyn: In the distressed business space there are three options av...

  • Personal Brand vs Corporate Identity

    Posted July 8 by Entri Admin

    Entrihub chats to Nici Mancini, the Founder of Purple Mosaic Design and Branding. Nici talks about personal brand versus corporate identity. Question 1: Extension of personal brand vs standalone brand. Nici: It depends on your businesses. If your business about you or is it about a service that ...

  • Freelancing as a Business

    Posted July 6 by Entri Admin

    Entrihub chats to Nici Mancini, the Founder of Purple Mosaic Design and Branding. Nici talks about freelancing as a business. Question 1: What is it like to work as a freelancer? Nici: To work as a freelancer it's a fine balance between routine and kind of overextending yourself. When you work for...

  • Your Operating Model vs External Environment

    Posted July 1 by Entri Admin

    Entrihub chats to Khanya Okumu, Enterprise and Supplier Development Specialist. Khanya talks about operating models and the external environment. Question 1: What is the operating model? Khanya: Essentially an operating model is how will your business work. It's a combination of the technical expe...

  • Personal Vs Business Social Media Pages

    Posted June 24 by Entri Admin

    Entrihub chats to Lesley Mallon, Founder of Think Social Media. Lesley discusses personal vs business social media pages.   Question 1: Do we need to approach our social media pages differently for our personal and business accounts? Lesley: It's the same thing with having a blog versus y...

  • Posting online and the law

    Posted June 22 by Entri Admin

    Entrihub chats to Lesley Mallon, Founder of Think Social Media. Lesley discusses posting online and the law. Question 1: Are there any legal considerations to posting online? Lesley: Lots of legal issues. One of them is images, people just think that they can go and google whatever they're looking...

  • Talent management as a business

    Posted June 19 by Entri Admin

    Entrihub chats to Tashinga Mutakwa, Founder of GreenBack Media Group. Tashinga talks about talent management as a business.   Question1: What is talent management all about? Tashinga: Talent management is almost being someone's father. It's pretty much being everything that they need apart...