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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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  • DFIs

    Posted Wed at 11:28 PM by Entri Admin

    Khanya speaks to us about DFIs  

  • Find the Right Fit: Alternative Workspaces

    Posted November 3, 2018 by Entri Admin

    Having a professional address and a landline for your business, are two key ways you can establish a presence in the market. However, spending a small fortune every month on elite office space is not a feasible option for most SMEs, particularly startups. It might also be a challenge to stick to a r...

  • The Best Banking Partners for Startups

    Posted November 3, 2018 by Entri Admin

    Choosingwhich bank to open an account with is a very important decision. Many Entrepreneurs may end up choosing the same bank that they bank with personally, but this isn’t necessarily the best option. That’s because the needs of your business and your personal needs are very different. ...

  • Which Legal Structure is Right For Your Business?

    Posted November 3, 2018 by Entri Admin

    It takes a lot of courage to choose the path of an Entrepreneur. When you begin your business journey, you’re filled to the brim with exciting ideas – from strategies you can’t wait to implement, to creative ways to brand your company. These are all part of your adventure as an Ent...

  • Registering a Private Company for R125

    Posted November 3, 2018 by Entri Admin

    Are you ready to make your business idea or side hustle official? First, have a look at some of the key considerations, when choosing the correct business form here. Once you are confident that a private company works best for you, you will need to register. The process of a registering may seem da...

  • How are financial statements prepared?

    Posted May 2, 2017 by Entri Admin

    written by Sibusiso Mqwati  The thought of preparing and interpreting financial statements can be somewhat daunting to a small business owner with limited accounting experience. However, that should not be the case as accounting is a mere system that communicates a message about the finan...

  • Planning your business

    Posted February 18, 2017 by Entri Admin

    Why should we take the time out of our busy schedules to draw up a business plan- time that could be spent actually building our businesses? Well, mapping out your plan for your business forces you to think about various aspects of your business that you otherwise may not have before you jumped head...

  • Do you even Break-Even?

    Posted February 13, 2017 by Entri Admin

    Generating sales and turnover is great, but don’t be fooled as this does not equate to profitability. Lest we forget that we have expenses to pay before we can truly enjoy the fruits of our labour, A useful exercise to perform is to assess just how much sales you need to generate to cover your...

  • Choosing a Payment Gateway

    Posted February 13, 2017 by Entri Admin

    Why every business needs one Whether or not you’re starting an e-commerce store/online retailer, this is something to think about. Every business needs a functional website, an adaptable online presence and a memorable digital footprint today. Even if you don’t work predominantly in th...

  • The Myriad of Funding Opportunities

    Posted February 12, 2017 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 ...

  • What do investors look for?

    Posted February 12, 2017 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 focus a...

  • Understanding the competitive environment

    Posted November 19, 2016 by Entri Admin

    Many of us have had at least one light-bulb moment where we come up with a dazzling business idea. In that moment, we are convinced the idea is fresh, brilliant and marketable. But chances are someone has already thought of it. So, before we dive head first into our business venture, we need to asse...