While the word 'solopreneur' is not new, it has gained currency in recent years particularly with respect to the new breed of solo entrepreneurs launching or running their businesses purely through the digital medium
In a world where the Internet is now used by more than 4.5 Bn individuals or over half the global population, the online medium is undoubtedly bursting with new possibilities. Combine access to good speed Internet with adequate technical knowhow and a knack for business innovation, and you have the recipe for starting a solo digital business. With the ever-restless millennial workforce always on the lookout for avenues that break the status quo, digital solopreneurs or people running solo businesses online are the next big thing!
The digital revolution sweeping the world has given us unprecedented access to people, ideas as well as marketplace. On one hand, digital medium gives us access to a huge market or consumers, on the other hand it also makes it easier to find work associates and sell your skills. While businesses are using the digital medium to thrive like never before, the online world has also engendered a new breed of digital solopreneurs.