“Speak to other women in your industry, speak to industry experts, and find mentors who have knowledge on all aspects of business. Ask your family to be honest about your business idea and not worry too much about hurting your feelings. Be coachable. Know how to pitch your business in 1 minute and stop making excuses about your ‘small’ business, all empires started off small.”
Tania Reid is the founder of ithemba Office Solutions in South Africa, a company that has positioned itself to be the Business Concierge of choice to corporates within Johannesburg, South Africa. Tania has over 17 years of sales experience in office automation, stationery and consumables. She has garnered awards and gained certification from the likes of HP and Xerox and also won the opportunity to represent the Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship in Australia.