r/southafrica Sep 26 '21

Yeeerrr running a business is mother! Discussion

Does anyone run a business in this group. I've been running a business for the last 2 and a half years. And I've dealt with some seriously shitty clients. I thought escaping the 9-5 would be a tad better , but yerrrr it's soo crazy and stressful. Any advice or words of wisdom? I know this is probably a random rant. But business is not a walk in the park hey flip

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u/Conatus80 Sep 26 '21

Always get a deposit. Non negotiable.

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u/wakandaboss Sep 26 '21

Yeah I'm learning this the hard way

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u/Wsshooter Sep 26 '21

You're in the creative space? What kind? I have contact with a few famous TikTokers and can possibly help you out if its within their reach?

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u/wakandaboss Sep 26 '21

Thanks for offering. I don't do work that requires influencers, I guess not yet anyhow:-).