CAIPHUS KGOSANA | More of the SMME: SA has to get behind entrepreneurs

SA’s unemployment rate is more than 44%, In Indonesia, which embraces SMMEs, it’s 4.11%. Surely that’s the way to go

31 August 2021 - 19:49 By caiphus kgosana

At the end of 2015 I quit a full-time job and entered the world of self-employment. Being a writer helps with a soft landing, it being a skill that is fairly in demand if you create the right networks.

But I hadn’t quit a stable job at a newspaper to become a freelance writer; that was more of a side hustle. I had bigger dreams and was armed with a concept that was a guaranteed success but required adequate financial support to get off the ground...

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