5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Starting a Small Business

Does the idea of quitting your current 9-5 job and starting your own business sound like a dream come true to you? Although being the owner of your own business can provide you with personal and financial freedom, these benefits do not kick in until your business has become established. When you are first trying to get your business off the ground, you will probably spend more time working than you ever have before in your life. Additionally, it is not uncommon for new business owners to endure multiple hardships as they are working to create a successful business. Because starting your own business requires a lot more than most “gurus” and infomercials would like you tobelieve, before you run out and decide that you are going to become your own boss, there are five questions you need to ask yourself. Although it may be tempting to lie to yourself, as you look at each of these five questions, it is important that you are brutally honest with yourself. Read the rest of the story here...