Dudu Mofokeng is an entrepreneur, facilitator, speaker, mc and a business coach in the SMME sector.
Dudu Mofokeng is a firm believer that, "only yourself is a hindrance to what you can possible be" Born and bred in the dusty streets of New Crossroads (Western Cape), raised by a single mother and the domestic worker. Dudu completed all her schooling in the Western Cape (Nomlinganiselo Primary, Oscar Mpetha High and Western Cape University.)
She left her home town, her familiar and secured surroundings for JHB, in pursuit of betterment of herself. Indeed, her pursuit was not in vain! She completed amongst others, business courses in institutions like, GIBS, WITS Business School and Entrepreneur’s Academy -Raizcorp. Her hunger for knowledge, self-empowerment and the strong desire to succeed, led her to the USA, where she was certified as a dry cleaning and wedding gown cleaning specialist.
She established her laundry and dry-cleaning company (Legaci) in 2008, under her leadership, Legaci claimed the following accolades:
She shares her 11 years’ experience through speaking engagements, facilitations, coaching and mentoring under vehicle called, Legaci Academy of Learning(her 3rd business venture), and she is a Principal Business Advisor, certified by IBASA. Her mission is making sure that the up and coming entrepreneurs can:
Be inspired to live their fulfilled lives
Seize opportunities to achieve things never imagine possible
Trigger their dreams so that their "entrepreneurship beast” is unleashed
Be part of solutions to the socio-economic ills that mired this world
Dudu Mofokeng had spoken/facilitated on number platforms like:
* UN/Facebook -Women Conference * GEP- Women in Entrepreneurship * SEDA’s Township Economy Conference * SEDA’s Parliamentary/ Stakeholder Engagement * Radio702 -Nedbank Business Accelerator Programme * Judge NYDA 2nd South African Youth Awards
She has capably tackled and
Taming the beast within you- Entrepreneurship Beast
The only black skirt in the dinner table- Transformation in the Business World
Running your “spaza”as a listed entity- Quality Management Systems and Business Processes for small businesses
delivered the following topics:
The rands and cents- Finance and Financial Controls
Money or Box - "The perceived Government Support"
How to win the market's confidence- Marketing
- Moved to act on your purpose,
- and be part of the movement, that seeks to be a solution to the world's socio-economic ills."
Her benevolent activities include giving her time to institutions like Day at SOS Children’s Home Mamelodi, Reach for a Dream Foundation in Menlyn, Experience Factory and many more projects that are developmental and empowering in nature