Enterprise and Supplier Development

Let's develop your ESD Programme

I AM AN ENTREPRENEUR is a multi-skilled and highly experienced specialist in developing accelerated and tailor-made Enterprise & Supplier Development (ESD) solutions for its clients. We develop, implement and manage impactful ESD Programmes for multinationals and South African corporates in compliance with B-BBEE regulations.

Enterprise and Supplier Development

Let's develop your ESD Programme

I AM AN ENTREPRENEUR is a multi-skilled and highly experienced specialist in developing accelerated and tailor-made Enterprise & Supplier Development (ESD) solutions for its clients. We develop, implement and manage impactful ESD Programmes for multinationals and South African corporates in compliance with B-BBEE regulations.

A leading institution in up-skilling entrepreneurs

We develop, implement and manage impactful Enterprise and Supplier Development (ESD) Programmes for multinationals and South African corporates in compliance with B-BBEE regulations

How we can help you make meaningful socio-economic impact

Advisory Boards Programme

Providing entrepreneurs with guidance and support

As they scale, most entrepreneurs need guidance and support from those who have done it before (‘experience’) and those who possess complementary skills to them (‘expertise’).

The Advisory Boards Programme is aimed at providing consistent support to SMEs across all disciplines of business management and leadership, including secretarial services to ensure governance and tracking of execution of each SMEs business strategy.

The programme is built to match SMEs with professionals and entrepreneurs with the appropriate skills & experience to serve as Advisory Board members in their business.

I AM AN ENTREPRENEUR implements, monitors and evaluates the impact of Advisory Boards on the business performance of the selected SMEs

Advisory Boards Programme

Providing entrepreneurs with guidance and support

As they scale, most entrepreneurs need guidance and support from those who have done it before (‘experience’) and those who possess complementary skills to them (‘expertise’).

The Advisory Boards Programme is aimed at providing consistent support to SMEs across all disciplines of business management and leadership, including secretarial services to ensure governance and tracking of execution of each SMEs business strategy.

The programme is built to match SMEs with professionals and entrepreneurs with the appropriate skills & experience to serve as Advisory Board members in their business.

I AM AN ENTREPRENEUR implements, monitors and evaluates the impact of Advisory Boards on the business performance of the selected SMEs

IAAE Academy

Short courses

I AM AN ENTREPRENEUR has identified short courses that are designed to focus on developing key disciplines and skills in the entrepreneurs and SMMEs. We offer the following short courses: Strategy, Finance, Innovation, Sales Management, Sales Fundamentals, Negotiation Fundamentals, Cash Flow Management. Each course is focused on assisting entrepreneurs with tools to be used in creating sustainable entities.

IAAE Online Academy

The IAAE Academy’s digital platform allows learning through a mobile application that is downloaded and accessed through mobile and web-based applications, an SME has access to content and subject matter experts on the various disciplines critical for one to successfully build a business.

The IAAE Academy includes all training manuals, materials and practical exercises to be completed by SMEs while “on the go” or stationed at home or office.

Skills Summit

Develop your skills and learn business leadership

Our Skills Summit is a programme consisting of educational, skills development and business leadership content, with the intention to impact business management and leadership skills that entrepreneurs can immediately implement in their business. All content is delivered by carefully selected and accomplished experts.

Skills Summit

Develop your skills and learn business leadership

Our Skills Summit is a programme consisting of educational, skills development and business leadership content, with the intention to impact business management and leadership skills that entrepreneurs can immediately implement in their business. All content is delivered by carefully selected and accomplished experts.

IAAE Mentorship

One-on-one business mentorship

The mentorship programme is built to allocate one mentor to a business who will work on the business with the business owner for the specified time.

Our mentorship support intervention model includes:

  • Needs analysis and due diligence
  • Intervention
  • Business plan
  • Mentorship workshops
  • Monitoring and evaluation

Financial Excellence Programme

Grow your money and learn to take care of it

Many SMMEs lack strong financial skills and struggle with financial literacy. The Financial Excellence Programme takes a deep dive into financial management processes of SMMEs to equip entrepreneurs with resources, skills and tools to manage their finances.

Financial Excellence Programme

Grow your money and learn to take care of it

Many SMMEs lack strong financial skills and struggle with financial literacy. The Financial Excellence Programme takes a deep dive into financial management processes of SMMEs to equip entrepreneurs with resources, skills and tools to manage their finances.

Are you interested in partnering with us?

Let’s help entrepreneurs to build and grow their businesses.

Are you interested in partnering with us?

Let’s help entrepreneurs to build and grow their businesses.

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