Shanduka Blackpages provides a platform connecting 100% black suppliers with corporate buyers.
The following benefits exist:
Procurement: An online procurement portal in partnership with Supply Chain Network and in association with Absa Bank provides powerful technology to connect small and big businesses.
Training: Essential online business training courses are available, covering BEE requirements, financing decisions, tax, HR, legal compliance and financial management.
Enterprise Development: Through an enterprise development portal larger companies can select enterprise development beneficiaries from the Blackpages member database and access tools to assist them in developing these businesses online.
Discounted Products and Services: Members can access discounted products and services, including discounted BEE EME certificates and free accounting and legal software.
Access online education programmes and enhance your business skills:
The Shanduka Blackpages on line education portal is provided by Shanduka Black Umbrellas. The aim of the education portal is to provide Shanduka Blackpages members with practical learning opportunities to help enhance the knowledge required in running their business effectively and efficiently as well as enhancing their abilities to access procurement and finance opportunities.
All courses are provided by leading service providers and are free of charge.
Courses are only available to validated Shanduka Blackpages members. If you wish to access the online education portal, please ensure you have been registered and validated as a Shanduka Blackpages member.
To ensure learners receive sufficient assistance, the following learner administration services are provided:
On-call and email service desk support during business hours:
The courses currently available include:
- Learner enrollment and administration services
- Regular updates on course progress
- Introduction to small business management
- Identifying new business opportunities
- The legal environment
- Financing decisions
- Financial management
- Human resources
- Overview of BEE requirements applicable to small business
If you are interested in the offer, click on Get Offer Now button and you will be contacted by the Service Provider.