Making SMEs Matter
By Marnus Broodryk
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This show is brought to you by sme.africa with the purpose of giving small business owners a voice
||CleanHacks to Grow Your Business from a Serial Entrepreneur EP. 9||Greg Tinkler is the co-founder and owner of Slender You, a weight-loss brand that exploded onto the market last year. Having founded a marketing company beforehand, he shares incredibly valuable techniques that will help you increase sales today.||18 3 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBuilding a Payment Company with a R250 Million Turnover (Paul Kent - Sureswipe Founder and CEO) EP. 8||Paul Kent shares his journey of moving to South Africa from the UK as a child to eventually leaving the corporate world and building Sureswipe, a Payment company with a turnover of R250million. An inspiring story for South African entrepreneurs.||11 3 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUbuntu Baba Founder Fights Back Against Retail Giant Woolworths (LIVE Podcast #WeAreSME Event) EP. 7||Founder of Ubuntu Baba, Shannon McLaughlin, shares her battle with retail giant Woolworths who were accused of copying and selling her baby carriers. This episode contains valuable lessons for SME owners who have been involved in Intellectual Property..||4 3 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTurning R5 Million Into a Budding Fitness Empire EP. 6||Tumi Phake, the founder and owner of Zenzele Fitness Group, shares his journey from working in a corporate bank to founding his own health and fitness brand. Tumi is a bright young entrepreneur with lots of wisdom to share, especially for those...||24 2 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLessons From a Female Entrepreneur - From Teacher to Franchisor EP. 5||We get to know Carla Verster, the founder and owner of Carla's Au Pairs - an international brand that places Au Pairs abroad. Carla shares her insights on being a female entrepreneur and the valuable lessons she's learned over ten years.||17 2 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLosing R1.4 Million in a Failing Franchise Business EP. 4||We speak to an entrepreneur who poured R1.4 million into a franchise business that is failing. Valuable lessons for franchisees or entrepreneurs running a business in the hospitality industry.||10 2 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBuilding a Powerful Personal Brand and Opening SA's Biggest Sports Bar with Rikus de Beer EP. 3||You might know my guest as the famous Jonathan from Radio Raps, but behind the character there is a great entrepreneur: Rikus. I was on his TV show last week. I wanted to share his story with you, so we created a podcast episode on the spot. He shared..||3 2 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTalking Entrepreneurship with the Co-founders of Pineapple, SA's Innovative Insurance Start-up EP. 2||This week I visited the co-founders of Pineapple, an innovative new tech start-up taking on the insurance industry with a completely new business model.||24 1 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLife and Business After Receiving Funding on Shark Tank, Entrepreneur Vusi Ravele EP. 1||In this episode I catch up with Vusi Ravele, the first entrepreneur to receive funding on Shark Tank South Africa.||16 1 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
Loving these episodes, thanks Marnus!
This show is going to make a difference!
This is something new, I encourage South Africans to pay attention to this space. Blown away!
I really enjoyed the authenticity and the natural conversation about real business issues.