Considering the restrictions imposed by the pandemic moment and the scarcity of resources generated by it, this work aims to answer how empreteneur bricolage helped entrepreneurs to overcome difficulties in the crisis.
Relevance / originality
It is expected that by answering this question, knowledge about entrepreneurial bricolage will open up, generating hope for continuity for entrepreneurs who are still fragile today.
Methodology / approach
The present work was carried out through exploratory qualitative research in addition to the theoretical survey within the relevant database such as Web of Science The surveys were carried out with 08 entrepreneurs who started their businesses by opportunity and were already
It was found that entrepreneurial bricolage is part of the day-to-day activities of enterprises, and when it comes to the context of crisis, regardless of the entrepreneur's prior knowledge, he uses its dimensions so that he can continue his business.
Theoretical / methodological contributions
The contribution of this article is to show that small businesses are a viable public for research in entrepreneurial empreteneur bricolage and the suggestion for future studies is the appropriation and depth of studies related to DIY with small entrepreneurs.
Social / management contributions
Bring to light the understanding of entrepreneurial bricolage for small entrepreneurs, who use the three dimensions even without knowing that there are studies that validate these practices, so that hope is generated for this entrepreneur to get through the crisis.