Opinion

Every one of us can help small businesses grow

Networking is where we can give young entrepreneurs a big start

25 October 2020 - 00:00 By Cecil Ramonotsi

SA’s small business scene is in the ICU.

According to consultancy firm McKinsey, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) across SA represent more than 98% of businesses, employ between 50% and 60% of the country’s workforce across all sectors, and are responsible for a quarter of job growth in the private sector. These were the statistics before Covid-19 ravaged our economy...

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