Starting a micro business

Starting a micro business

Starting a micro business

A micro business or micro enterprise is an organisation with less than five employees which is established to provide goods or services to consumers. It includes self- employed individuals and many micro businesses are operated with just one person.

This module covers:

  • Micro businesses and feasibility
  • Market trends, market size and segmentation
  • Risks associated with micro businesses
  • Characteristics and skills needed to run a micro business
  • Writing a business plan
  • Finances and resources for a micro business
  • Complying with legislation tax and insurance requirements