The rise of the micro-enterprise
What we are witnessing is the rise of the modern micro-enterprise; an enterprise that increases turnover whilst staying nimble, and embraces technology to rapidly move into new markets.
Many of the entrepreneurs driving these operations are choosing to not only start, but also to grow the business from home as the infrastructure is in place to outsource everything from fulfilment to finance. Space and people may still be a requirement to grow but you don’t have to own these assets outright.
Staying home-based means spending time and money in the local economy and educating the next generation of entrepreneurs. Niamh Barker has six young entrepreneurs on her team as she runs the highly successful Travelwrap Company ...