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The Hookup Dinner provides a platform for entrepreneurs to get together, create a network and brainstorm together. We have a variety of services and membership packages.

Join us and Connect Engage and Contribute

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 The THUDStartupVisa have different initiatives to offer startup ventures

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We enable organizations to access a well-profiled, vetted community of entrepreneurs and professionals

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We have different options to help startups and smme’s grow

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mySME Tools platform is designed for Micro, Small and Medium Sized Businesses and the Entrepreneur.

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Initiatives we offer to start up ventures

  • Access to contract financing through stokvels. A community crowd-funding approach using a verified list of stokvels
  • Access to work/play travel opportunities across Africa where THUD has a presence
  • An opportunity for entrepreneurs to build a profile for collaborative and access to new markets opportunities

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(access-to-market tools)
  • Hackathons
  • Bootcamps
  • THUDide8
  • Basecamp

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(product & customer development)
  • Business modelling
  • Innovation
  • THUDbootcamps – 2 day training & development business development interventions
  • THUDide8 – 12 month virtual incubation programme aimed at building investable & sustainable enterprises

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(financial & non-financial)
  • Enterprise Development
  • PR & Media Placement Opportunities
  • Capital Injection
  • Business Development Support

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(Community & Social engagement)
  • wine-and whisking tasting
  • adventure sports and bootcamps
  • local and international tours
  • discounts to lifestyle events

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  • A brand placement opportunity to connect with SME’s and working professionals
  • Enterprise and Supplier Development partnership opportunities

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ONLINE BUSINESS PLANNER

mySME Tools platform is designed for Micro, Small and Medium Sized Businesses and the Entrepreneur.

The mySME Tools platform offers the mySME planner tool: an online business planner that helps start-up and existing entrepreneurs to create their own business through a step-by-step process and also includes samples and templates, business planning resources and how-to articles.

As a registered user of the THUD platform you are eligible to access the online business planner tool for FREE!

Simply follow the following steps:

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