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Exempted Micro-Enterprise (EME); Qualifying Small Enterprise (QSE)
When did the business start trading?
Max. 50 words
Sector of operations
Please select one sub-sector, based on the number of your primary sector selected

If yes, does your venture have any of the following?
Number of patents
Number of copyrights
Number of trademarks
Decreased, stayed the same, increased?

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Please offer the following details on your owners/founders
Business owner/founder
How many organizations did this person start before launching this venture?
Number of organizations
For-profit organizations
Non-profit organizations
Other entities
Please provide the following information about the most recent two full-time paid jobs held by this person before launching this venture.
Job 1 Job 2
Type of organization
Role
Duration of involvement (years)
Country

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How would you rate your ability (directly/within your team) to cope with stress at work?
Not skilled Beginner (I know basics) Intermediate (confident) Expert (very skilled) Don't know Not needed
How would you rate your ability (directly/within your team) to sell products and market your business?
Not skilled Beginner (I know basics) Intermediate (confident) Expert (very skilled) Don't know Not needed
How would you rate your ability (directly/within your team) to develop a strategy and business plan?
Not skilled Beginner (I know basics) Intermediate (confident) Expert (very skilled) Don't know Not needed
How would you rate your ability (directly/within your team) to establish operational policies and procedures?
Not skilled Beginner (I know basics) Intermediate (confident) Expert (very skilled) Don't know Not needed
How would you rate your ability (directly/within your team) to deal with various HR issues?
Not skilled Beginner (I know basics) Intermediate (confident) Expert (very skilled) Don't know Not needed
How would you rate your ability (directly/within your team) to establish financial systems?
Not skilled Beginner (I know basics) Intermediate (confident) Expert (very skilled) Don't know Not needed
How would you rate your ability (directly/within your team) to raise finance (e.g. loans and equity)?
Not skilled Beginner (I know basics) Intermediate (confident) Expert (very skilled) Don't know Not needed
How would you rate your ability (directly/within your team) to find resources/supplies that a business needs?
Not skilled Beginner (I know basics) Intermediate (confident) Expert (very skilled) Don't know Not needed
How would you rate your ability (directly/within your team) to develop business networks and partnerships?
Not skilled Beginner (I know basics) Intermediate (confident) Expert (very skilled) Don't know Not needed
How would you rate your ability (directly/within your team) to comply with South Africa's labour, tax, B-BBEE, and company laws?
Not skilled Beginner (I know basics) Intermediate (confident) Expert (very skilled) Don't know Not needed
How would you rate your ability (directly/within your team) to use technology to help your business?
Not skilled Beginner (I know basics) Intermediate (confident) Expert (very skilled) Don't know Not needed
How concerned are you with the following external threats?
Not concerned Slightly concerned Concerned Very concerned
Standard of living in the owner's household








Owner's Average monthly income from all sources

Household Details


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Business Size
Full time Part time
Total number of current employees
Please provide the number of employees that meet the following demographic categories.
Full time Part time
Women
Youth (<35 yrs old)
Black
Indian
Coloured
Asian
White
Non-South African
Disabled
Business Growth
How often does the business prepare the following financial reports?
Weekly Monthly Every six months Annually Never

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Additional Impact

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Web Presence
Please provide links to your business' presence on the following platforms
Website link
Active website
Facebook page
Twitter account
LinkedIn group or page
Skype account