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Business Cents

By Cleo Johnson
Demystifying entry into the online business space in South Africa and giving you tips from industry thought leaders to get you started on your entrepreneurial journey. All things e-commerce, VC funding, technology, finances, advertising, brand building, marketing and more. Hosted by Cleo Johnson, Marketing Maven *Forbes 30 under 30 *BEA 40 under 40 *TOP 100 influential young leaders in Africa *Africa TOP 50 Influential CEOs *M&G Top 200 Young South Africans *3 x MEA Market Award Winner *Founder of Nuecleo, Koko Kollection, Digital Moyo, and Selldorado
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IG Live: Getting started in e-commerce in SA
Getting started in E-commerce in SA A mini crash course on how to get started in E-commerce in SA I've covered platforms, products you can sell, payment gateways, dropshipping and couriers. Local companies mentioned in my live: @lulibomarket @shopstarza @yoco_za @payfastsa @nkybeauty (apologies for the mispronunciation) @tippytoes_sa @booksyza @maitribe_s Link in bio for the hosting company I mentioned - R49 hosting and co. za domain for R112 Platforms/plugins: @shopify @woocommerce @shopstarza @wix @yaga_za @ecwid @etsy Yo-kart @bigcommerce (dropshipping: or Green dropship) @buymeacoffee **correction - Paxi is R59 for a delivery that takes between 7 to 9 days. Thank you for tuning in, if you have more questions, let me know in the comments below and I'll include them in our next episode 🌈🌈
February 23, 2022
Venture Capital & Health Tech: Dr Chad Marthinussen
Dr Chad Marthinussen is a Health tech + Biotech entrepreneur focused on decentralising each of these industries. He is the Founder and CEO of iNNOHEALTH technology group a VC backed collection of health tech and Biotech start ups. We have a candid discussion about his experience in acquiring VC funding as well as his lessons in entrepreneurship. To get in touch:
November 24, 2021
Women in Tech: Serisha Barrat
Serisha is the Founder & CEO of Laweyred Up, a tech startup that is digitizing the legal fraternity and tackling Gender-Based Violence in South Africa. We discuss her sustainable business approach, charitable initiatives as well as being a woman in the tech space. Lawyered Up +27 72 699 8012 Click Here Art of Charity Linked Tree:
November 08, 2021
E-commerce: Digital advertising in SA with Nanga Ntsume (IG Live)
In this IG Live episode, Cleo has an insightful discussion about e-commerce advertising with Nanga Ntsume, e-commerce aficionado and Lead Strategist at Luna Digital.
September 27, 2021