Today on StartupSmart, we take a stroll down the occasionally lonely road of sole traders.
Increasing numbers of people are starting up minus staff, and are reshaping the way Australia works. This process can be rewarding, but it also pits you against far better-resourced competitors.
Today, we talk to several sole traders to find out the challenges they face and provide some crucial advice on how to build a thriving business by yourself.
Oliver Milman, editor