HOW MANY PEOPLE DO THEY EMPLOY?
1 - 4 People
5 - 9 People
10 - 19 People
20 + People
Most start-up businesses typically employ 1 – 4 people but those who’ve been in business for longer than 1001 days tend to employ a higher number of between 5 – 19 people.
Make sure you get the basics right. Focus on getting the right people.
~ Male survey respondent, 35-49, Service oriented business
Grow progressively and steadily. Push the boundaries where you can but don’t try and grow too big, too soon.
~ Mariam Jakoet Harris, Cooked Inc.
Currently it’s just me, but the 5-year plan is to have some partners and shareholders on board.
~ Nelisiwe Masango, Bear Run Investments