How To Start A Mushroom Growing Business In Zimbabwe

Mushroom business
growing mushrooms in Zimbabwe

The Mushroom growing business in Zimbabwe has proven to be a profitable business opportunity for quite a few entrepreneurs and farmers. For people looking to make money in Zimbabwe, without a lot of start-up capital, or a huge bank loan or cash rich investors, small-scale growing of mushrooms could be the perfect opportunity.

Have you considered it? If so, use the form below to get in touch.

Part of the excitement over this new local business opportunity is that it’s not very capital-intensive or complicated to start, and even if you have never grown mushrooms before, it could still be a viable idea for you.

In developing countries like Zimbabwe, the cultivation of certain species of mushroom is gaining momentum as a productive use of agricultural wastes.

If starting a mushroom growing business in Zimbabwe is something you’re interested in, we can help. We’re able to guide you through the process, requirements and highlight several things you’ll need to be aware of.

If you’re looking for a good business to start in Zimbabwe, growing mushrooms is one of the best opportunities out there. Contact us through the form below. We would love to show you how you can learn more about how to start-up and set up your business effectively.

Requirements for Tax Clearance In Zimbabwe

So once your company is registered, you’ll need to get your tax clearance done. Many new business owners know this, but they just don’t know what the requirements for the process are. So here’s the list we would provide a client;

  • Certified copies of your directors ID
  • Proof of residence for directors ( a utility bill is ideal)
  • Bank statement for the new company
  • Personal Bank statement of at least one of the directors
  • Your Payment. The amount will vary, but if you want a professional service without paying some of the ridiculous amounts others will charge, we can help you with the full tax clearance process for just $300

That’s it.

Any questions, comments or to get your tax clearance done (Zimbabwe only), get in touch

2 Ways To Save Money On Company Registration

save money pigSo once you realized you needed to get your company registered, you started putting together the requirements;

  • ID number of directors (easy)
  • Directors Addresses (no problem),
  • Choose a company name (No problem – here’s how)
  • …then you run into a problem…the payment!

For many people coming up with the amount needed to pay for the formation of their new business is a challenge (it’s $285 to register your business through us, some will charge as much as $400 for the same process).

Fortunately, there are two really easy ways to save money on the process

1) Register the business yourself, leave out the Continue reading “2 Ways To Save Money On Company Registration”

5 Things You Should Know About Marketing

Actually there are more than 10 things to know about marketing, but there are a few things that if you know them, you immediately stand out.

*    If you are marketing from a fairly static annual budget, you’re viewing marketing as an expense. Good marketers realize that it is an investment.
*    People don’t buy what they need. They buy what they want.
*    Business to business marketing is just marketing to consumers who happen to have a corporation to pay for what they buy.
*    Traditional ways of interrupting consumers (TV ads, trade show booths, junk mail) are losing their cost-effectiveness.
*    Effective stories match the worldview of the people you are telling the story to.

How to Write a Business Plan for Your Zimbabwe Business.

writing business planIf you’re in business, you have to plan for success. You know the old saying, “to fail to plan is to plan to fail.” And of-course, if you’re actually serious about implementing your plan, you’re going to write it down. Any business plan not worth writing down is not worth acting on. On the other hand, just because you’ve written down a plan, doesn’t mean it’s a good one – or that it’ll convince the bank.

In this post:

  • The two kinds of business plans – most business people only know about one (and suffer for it).
  • What you absolutely need to know about how to write a business plan that succeeds. If your plan lacks these, you’ll never get a cent from investors.
  • The biggest mistake entrepreneurs make when they hire a business consultant to write your business plan. Continue reading “How to Write a Business Plan for Your Zimbabwe Business.”

Business Questions Answered

Got questions on how to start or market your business in Zimbabwe?

I rarely get a chance to answer all the email questions I get – I can get really busy sometimes. Anyway, I took sometime out last night to answer a few of your most frequently asked questions that are not directly related to my products or services.

I haven’t gone industry specific as I would in a personal email so that the answers would be more generally useful. Here are answers to your questions.

1)     What If I Don’t Have Money to Start or Operate my Small Business? Continue reading “Business Questions Answered”

Choose the Right Business – 3 tips.

How to choose the right business
What business should i start? Hmmm.

Some weeks I get to talk to between 10 and 20 entrepreneurs (on the phone), one on one, all at different stages of their business development. Usually, they’ve seen our Business Setup Kit brochure Inevitably there are going to be two or three people who really want to be in business, but don’t know which one. Are you in that position? Here’s my advice – just three points – but all very important.  Continue reading “Choose the Right Business – 3 tips.”

How To Start A Business Without Money

No Money needed?Is it possible to start a business with no money? Is it true that it takes money to make money in business? What business can I start if I only have very little money to get going?

These questions are some of the common emails I get from start-up entrepreneurs and employees in Zimbabwe and beyond. In fact many people have been waiting for years to finally have enough to start their business…most never do.

In this post I’ll provide you with resources, realizations that will help you overcome these hurdles in a big way…or at least get you going.

First you need to realize a few things about starting a business in Zimbabwe (or anywhere).

1)      It takes a lot more than money to start a business. Continue reading “How To Start A Business Without Money”