COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update

Here we are, lockdown is now a reality. South Africa had a terrible week last week, from lockdown to junk status. This is definitely not how we thought the 3rd month of 2020 will look like. The Government declared a National State of Disaster and it changed everything...
How to estimate your start-up costs

How to estimate your start-up costs

Article provided by Santam When starting your own business, you don’t need millions to make millions. The Big Blue retail chain started as a flea market stall, while billion-rand sport supplement business USN was launched from a kitchen. What you do need is a clear...
The best business growth advice you’re not taking

The best business growth advice you’re not taking

Once your business moves out of the difficult start-up phase, you’ll face new challenges, like expanding your product offering and branching into new markets. But most businesses try to do too much at once. The result? Inefficiency and misaligned teams. Growth should...
Research reveals cloud tech saves accountants time

Research reveals cloud tech saves accountants time

New research reveals that South African accountants could save up to three hours of work a day, equivalent of 27 days a year, by using cloud technology. The research report, conducted by Xero, in partnership with World Wide Worx, shows that most (57%) accountants...
How to increase customer’s lifetime value

How to increase customer’s lifetime value

Your customer’s lifetime value (CLV) is a critical metric for growing small business. This metric can help you know if you are flying or coming down in flames. If there is an imbalance between your customer’s acquisition cost and the customer’s lifetime value your...