Heavy Chef CEO Fred Roed is the show host for Discovery’s “The Healthy Business Show”, which is recorded at Cliff Central Studios in Rivonia, Johannesburg, South Africa. Each week, Fred chats to some of the most exciting entrepreneurs, business personalities and leaders on the African continent and the world. Fred's aim is to uncover what it takes to create a truly healthy business in the digital economy.
The Healthy Business Podcast #5: Catherine Townshend Former MD Of Endeavor South Africa
In developed nations, the SME sector contributes around 90% to employment, while in South Africa it sits around 50%. Endeavor South Africa, a not-for-profit organization, has dedicated years to mentoring high-impact entrepreneurs and knows just what SA businesses need to take off. Catherine Townshend, former MD of Endeavor South Africa, speaks to Fred Roed about the importance of good, high-quality mentorship, support providers focused on SME development and the different life cycles of a business. “Do your homework, know your blind spots, and get the right support to navigate your business through each life cycle.”
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