‘Ready Business’ Safaricom Business’ New Solution Targeting SME’s

Safaricom has again rolled out a latest business solution which targets small and medium enterprises (SMEs) which will ease their day to day operations.

The ‘Ready Business’ solution is packed with a number of technology and advisory services that aims to empower entrepreneurs in tackling the challenges of increasing revolution of businesses.

“Over the last four years, Safaricom Business has built a solid foundation as a solutions provider for the enterprise market which has given us deep insight into their IT requirements,” said Rita Okuthe, Director, Safaricom Business.

“We discovered that small businesses rarely have access to the same kind of expertise. The ‘Read Business’ platform seeks to empower SMEs to become more competitive, more efficient and help them to deliver better experiences for their customers through the intelligent use of technology,” Rita added.

With ‘Ready Business’, it is the turning point for Safaricom Business as they transit from being a vendor to becoming a solution provider.

Safaricom Business will soon roll out the ‘Ready Business Index’, a simple step by step test that benchmarks a business’ processes against global best practices, aimed at helping businesses in measuring their level of readiness and what they need to improve their competitive advantage.

This will see SMEs receiving their ranking of Ready Business at the completion of process businesses as well as the solutions they can apply to achieve best of class connectivity and payment capability.

Additionally, using the index, businesses will be able to access a consultant who can offer further advice in the identified gaps and solutions of the business.