Embedded in the fabric of our society and vital to our economy and culture, SMEs employ millions of people and serve communities across the country. Over the last year, the people working for and with SMEs have faced unpreceded challenges brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic. Despite this, they have shown ingenuity and resolve during these challenging business conditions.
While times remain tough, passion for their business is what makes these people truly special. As we look to the future, many are thinking about their next steps and their aspirations for their business in a changed world. While they may be small, these businesses are mightier than they have ever been before.
The period of uncertainty has helped build a nation of better businesses.