Startup costs: When lean isn’t all that lean

- December 17, 2013 3 MIN READ

We hear a lot about people who have successfully launched businesses on a shoestring budget. Many aspiring entrepreneurs set themselves up do the same, only to realise that starting a business with only $200 is actually not that easy or common. This is because business plans aren’t static or definitive. The reality is most entrepreneurs pivot, not once, but many times during the evolution of their business.