Category: Smuse

How to use this website

Here is a guide to using this website. Before you even start, you have to make sure your mindset and mentality is right. If your mindset is not right you won’t be successful. Choose a business idea Research the industry Where do you want to fit in: Supply Chain Supplier of Raw Materials Manufacturer Distributor Wholesaler Retailer Hiring / Rental Business Agent Business What do you need to create your product/service: Value Chain Skills Equipment […]

How to use the Smuse Framework to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa

For the last two months, I have introduced you to a framework you can use to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa using what you currently have. So far I have been dealing with theory and abstract which is what a frameworks are about this is because any business can slot into Smuse. As there is not enough time to convert every page to use the Smuse framework right now I […]

How to Start a Business with No Money

You probably never thought you’d see the above title on a practical small business platform, but it is possible to start a business with no money. I have looked into starting a business with as little capital as possible before, but I have recently laid a lot of foundation to look deeper into this. Now I have already said that the least money you have the lower you have to start in your businesses supply […]

How to Fund a Business in South Africa Part 1 – Introduction

This is Part 1 of our How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa. Please read How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa (using what you currently have) before reading this. This is part of the Funding a Business section. You have to read up on our context before reading this page as you won’t fully grasp what I am saying. The most important way to approach raising funding […]

How to Fund a Business in South Africa Part 2 – Initial Funding

This is Part 2 of our How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa. Please read How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa (using what you currently have) before reading this. This is part of the Funding a Business section. You have to read up Part 1 before reading this page to get a primer as you won’t fully grasp what I am saying. In Smuse the initial funding needed […]

How to Fund a Business in South Africa Part 3 – Working Capital, Debt & Equity

This is Part 3 of our How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa. Please read How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa (using what you currently have) before reading this. This is part of the Funding a Business section. You have to read up part 1 and part 2 before reading this page to get a primer as you won’t fully grasp what I am saying. In Smuse the […]

Recycling Business

Today we go right at the end of the supply, value, logistics chain. If a consumer has used an item and it can’t be serviced, repaired or repurposed it will then end up in a landfill or be recycled. It is important to understand the waste value chain in South Africa most “recyclers” are merely collection points for the guys upstream who will either process or export the waste to be processed.   Understand the […]

Repurposing Business

Repurposing is the use of something for a purpose other than its original intended use. Repurposing an item can be done by modifying it to fit a new use, or by using the item as is in a new way. If we look at our supply value logistics chain. After the consumer has used a product that product can be serviced, repaired, refurbished and eventfully recycled. But before it ends up in the scrap yard […]

Logistics Business

This is part of a series on How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa. These pages have to be read in order: How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa (using what you currently have) Choosing the right Business Idea for You Writing the Business Plan Supply Value Logistics Chain – Research and Understand Your Industry Raw Materials Business  Equipment Business Skills Business  Manufacturing Business  Distributor […]

Agent Business

This is part of a series on How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa. These pages have to be read in order: How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa (using what you currently have) Choosing the right Business Idea for You Writing the Business Plan Supply Value Logistics Chain – Research and Understand Your Industry Raw Materials Business  Equipment Business Skills Business  Manufacturing Business  Distributor […]

Hiring / Rental Business

This is part of a series on How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa. These pages have to be read in order: How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa (using what you currently have) Choosing the right Business Idea for You Writing the Business Plan Supply Value Logistics Chain – Research and Understand Your Industry Raw Materials Business  Equipment Business Skills Business  Manufacturing Business  Distributor […]

Service Business

This is part of a series on How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa. These pages have to be read in order: How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa (using what you currently have) Choosing the right Business Idea for You Writing the Business Plan Supply Value Logistics Chain – Research and Understand Your Industry Raw Materials Business  Equipment Business Skills Business  Manufacturing Business  Distributor […]

Retail Business

In this series, we will look at the businesses in the various stages of the Supply Value Logistics Chain, instead of looking at specific businesses, we will take an abstract look at the value chain in this link of the supply chain. This can be used as a guideline or framework to choose a business idea. This is part of a series on How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa. […]

Wholesale Business

In this series, we will look at the businesses in the various stages of the Supply Value Logistics Chain, instead of looking at specific businesses, we will take an abstract look at the value chain in this link of the supply chain. This can be used as a guideline or framework to choose a business idea. This is part of a series on How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa. […]

Distributor Business

In this series, we will look at the businesses in the various stages of the Supply Value Logistics Chain, instead of looking at specific businesses, we will take an abstract look at the value chain in this link of the supply chain. This can be used as a guideline or framework to choose a business idea. This is part of a series on How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa. […]

Manufacturing Business

In this series, we will look at the businesses in the various stages of the Supply Value Logistics Chain, instead of looking at specific businesses, we will take an abstract look at the value chain in this link of the supply chain. This can be used as a guideline or framework to choose a business idea. This is part of a series on How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa. […]

Skills Business

In this series, we will look at the businesses in the various stages of the Supply Value Logistics Chain, instead of looking at specific businesses, we will take an abstract look at the value chain in this link of the supply chain. This can be used as a guideline or framework to choose a business idea. This is part of a series on How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa. […]

Equipment Business

In this series, we will look at the businesses in the various stages of the Supply Value Logistics Chain, instead of looking at specific businesses, we will take an abstract look at the value chain in this link of the supply chain. This can be used as a guideline or framework to choose a business idea. This is part of a series on How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa. […]

Raw Materials Business

In this series, we will look at the businesses in the various stages of the Supply Value Logistics Chain, instead of looking at specific businesses, we will take an abstract look at the value chain in this link of the supply chain. This can be used as a guideline or framework to choose a business idea. This is part of a series on How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa. […]

How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa (using what you currently have) UPDATED 12 October 2020

This is part 1 and the starting point to How to Start, Run, Grow & Fund a Business in South Africa (using what you currently have) Today I will share with you a tried-and-tested way to start a business and make a living, maybe even be successful. A way that can be used to start, run, grow and fund all the business ideas on Khoi Capital. I say “tried-and-tested” as this is the techniques used by […]

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