BusinessFit is a qualified Enterprise and Supplier Development Beneficiary, providing business support services to Entrepreneurs and developing businesses. As such, we are well positioned to help you invest your enterprise and supplier development spend wisely and, in so doing, to:
Optimise your BEE rating
Secure the sustainability and growth of your suppliers, and/ or any other business not in your supply chain but which you choose to support
Contribute to the broader South African economy
A. Who is BusinessFit?
BusinessFit is a formally constituted Black female owned Enterprise comprising a team of experienced business owners who have grouped together to pool their respective skills and knowledge, with the common objective of helping support the growth and development of small and medium businesses. The team has done this because, we know that South Africa's economic future depends upon a vibrant and ever-growing small and medium business sector. An important principle for BusinessFit is to help an Entrepreneur understand that his / her business idea is in itself not a business. What is critical is supporting their 'Business Idea' with a sound business foundation, from which their business can become a sustainable and growing quality producer of products or services to its Customers with the capacity to create employment and staff development growth opportunities, while providing an acceptable return to Shareholders!
BusinessFit's passion is to grow Entrepreneurs and their businesses, and to encourage a culture of continuous improvement in delivery of core competencies, client relationships and therefore, the provision of job opportunities.
B. Enterprise Development Beneficiary
As an Enterprise Development Beneficiary, BusinessFit is able to receive enterprise development funds for the specific objective of contributing to the development, sustainability and financial independence of South African Black owned businesses.
How do we do this?
In line with the BBBEE Codes of Good Practice, Business-Fit will:
Confirm that intended beneficiaries meet the definition of "Black Owned" as per the B-BBEE Act
Assist such beneficiaries in expanding their businesses through interaction and mentorship from industry experts
Introduce best practice to help beneficiaries meet trading, governance, and compliance responsibilities
Promote sustainability of beneficiaries' businesses through a structured plan - to discover, develop, and deliver Work within our Client's supply chain and enterprise development networks to help them improve their Suppliers' productivity, sustainability, and service quality.
Our approach is summarised in the diagram below:
C. Supporting the Development of Entrepreneurs
As has been the case with many developing economies, the responsibility of our South African business environment's growth and sustainability lies increasingly in the hands of Entrepreneurs and small business.
Through innovation and commitment to supporting a better world for all, Entrepreneurs help to grow the economy, and most importantly help to create sustainable employment!
BusinessFit's contribution as is to bring emerging businesses into a circle of expertise, assess their current systems, structures, and goals, and set in motion necessary leadership and best practice support procedures to encourage the businesses' development and growth.
Based on the experience the BusinessFit's Team has gained within a diversity of business services, we are confident in our ability to help small and medium size business owners quickly and efficiently meet compliance responsibilities, and to introduce best practice in their businesses. BusinessFit's mission is to help Entrepreneurs and developing businesses gain confidence and clarity, and to plot a sustainable growth curve for their companies.
D. Service Methodology
BusinessFit promotes and encourages sustainability through a structured plan. The structured plan focuses on helping to improve a beneficiary's current situation through the three step process of... discover, develop, and deliver!
BusinessFit understands that Entrepreneurs often juggle a few balls in the air. It is with this in mind that the accomplished BusinessFit network exists. No matter which obstacles a business may face, our network of industry experts will work with the Entrepreneur to ease the burden and accomplish sustainable results. This solution not only closes any gaps within a business, but also leads to continuous development and learning for the Entrepreneur.
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