ekasi SKILLS DEVELOPMENT

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Township Leaders Summit

Bring together different *Area Partners* from different townships across South Africa to brainstorm, be capacitated on better model to support entrepreneurs on the ground. This is an annual event


- Capacitate township support organizations and entrepreneurs
- Train and Develop township entrepreneurs to be leaders in their areas
- Connect them to their municipalities and corporate partners
- Given them tools to use in supporting township entrepreneurs – Either through training, mentorship etc
- Research and case studies of the Township Market

Township Entrepreneurs Skills & Capacity Development Workshops

With Township Entrepreneurs’ skill of running and growing their businesses very limited. eKasi Entrepreneurs is embarking on a roadshow across South Africa to run numerous value adding workshops that will propel township entrepreneurs for growth.These workshops and masterclasses include


- Finance Success for Township Entrepreneurs
- Research methodologies for startup and growing businesses
- Productivity and Efficiency for your business - By Productivity SA

More workshops and Masterclasses may be added given the demand/need from entrepreneurs and partners

Mentorship

One on One

In partnership with the National Mentorship Movement - Growing business - eKasi entrepreneurs members are given the opportunity to be mentored by experts in their industry in various fields depending on the needs of the entrepreneur This is for growing businesses


Mentorship Circles

In Partnership with International Student Programme - We host “Mentorship Circles” where Township Entrepreneurs’ businesses are consulted by MBA and Executive Programme student from Major Universities in the World. We have hosted UCLA Anderson School of Management, University of Notre Dame, Baruch College (Zicklin School of Business) and the University of Connecticut just to list a few.


This is for vetted start-ups and growing businesse


Entrepreneurs - Apply to be mentored


Corporate - Partner to make an impact