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It is important to underline the contribution of small and micro enterprise sector to nation’s economic development through playing pivotal roles in creating employment opportunities and generating new innovations. This study aims at examining the effect of entrepreneurial factors on the performance of small and micro enterprises. To meet its objectives, the study employed descriptive and correlational designs. Both quantitative and qualitative data were used. Hence, the study found that conducting entrepreneurial training would enhance the performance of small and micro enterprises. Therefore, it is advantageous for Jimma city’s small and micro enterprise organizing offices to conduct entrepreneurial training for those who are engaged in manufacturing sectors in order to enhance their performances.