Secure a massive client for 3 to 5 years!

Your biggest client is waiting! A large multinational is launching their Enterprise and Supplier Development program with the aim of finding the ideal candidate to manufacture and supply wooden pallets to them.

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Secure a massive client for 3 to 5 years!

Secure a massive client for 3 to 5 years!

Your biggest client is waiting! A large multinational is launching their Enterprise and Supplier Development program with...

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Register before your competition does!

Register before your competition does!

Calling all manufacturers of automotive spacers! Heres your opportunity to build relationships that will enable you to support...

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This briefing could turn your business around!

This briefing could turn your business around!

It could be you! A globally integrated automotive and industrial bearings distributor is looking to appoint a service provider...

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Calling all startups in: Plumbing, Airconditioning and Refrigeration

Calling all startups in: Plumbing, Airconditioning and Refrigeration

Are you a start-up entrepreneur in the Northern Cape looking to build your business into a local mining supply chain?

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Using and building an SME strategy to build your business

Using and building an SME strategy to build your business

The USA got hit very hard by the 2008/9 credit crunch. The entire economy, as the primary catalyst of the trauma, took deep...

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Why more is more in emerging economies

Why more is more in emerging economies

At a recent Global Procurement Awards event in London, Aurik achieved finalist status across three of 12 categories: innovation...

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How a business grows

How a business grows

A business does not grow, as often indicated, in a smooth, upward line. It grows in steps. And the transition from one step...

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How to scale an SME

How to scale an SME

Scale and next-level growth are frequently-used terms, often with a good dose of hope and prayer. What do they mean and more...

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How an SME attains SLA

How an SME attains SLA

Opening up your supply chain to SME suppliers can be nerve-wracking. As supply chain, you serve the needs of business, and...

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Three strategic approaches to ESD

Three strategic approaches to ESD

Pick your strategy: ESD is brand-new for most companies operating in South Africa. Until recently, most companies simply...

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Why VCs struggle to invest in SMEs!

Why VCs struggle to invest in SMEs!

Size does count! The ability of a business to withstand blows is largely linked to its size and momentum. Size suggests momentum,...

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SME funding stages through the business growth lifecycle!

SME funding stages through the business growth lifecycle!

Business grows through a lifecycle, much like we as people grow through life stages. The business growth lifecycle has five...

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When will your investment Rands turn into BEE points?

When will your investment Rands turn into BEE points?

Investing in an ESD SME portfolio offers extensive benefits. Getting it done right requires a number of hurdles to be overcome....

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How to create SME portfolios when managing risk and return?

How to create SME portfolios when managing risk and return?

The idea of creating a flagship, ESD SME portfolio in response to the BEE codes is appealing indeed. A single strategy, adopted...

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SME funding options in terms of the BEE codes?

SME funding options in terms of the BEE codes?

Allocating a portion of your ESD budge to funding SME’s offers a number of benefits from earning points within the period...

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What do you look for when investing into a business with an annual turnover below R50m?

What do you look for when investing into a business with an annual turnover below R50m?

Investing in a small-medium enterprise (SME) is a tricky business. Getting this right means getting the focus of your evaluation...

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ESD points secured

ESD points secured

The uncertain economy coupled with the need for good BEE scores left this industrial client in a conundrum. How can they...

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Delivering points in 2 days

Delivering points in 2 days

It was a busy and frustrating year. The politics of the day impacted the economy and our client was frustrated. Time had...

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Securing tenders and dealing with set-aside contracts

Securing tenders and dealing with set-aside contracts

Our client secured a tender but it carried massive localisation obligations. A localised supply chain had to be delivered...

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Chasing PP points

Chasing PP points

Industrial Sector Client needed to increase its performance on its ESD score. The full ESD budget was being spent each year...

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Sourcing and selecting black, youth owned businesses

Sourcing and selecting black, youth owned businesses

A tech client wanted to identify and build 30 rock-star youth based tech enterprises. Aurik ran a source and search activity...

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