Working for yourself can be very rewarding and, in some cases, highly profitable too.
Starting your own business can offer several advantages over working for someone else.
For a start, it’s a chance to do something that really interests you. And you can often be more flexible with your working hours too.
There are certain personal characteristics – like self-confidence – that are common among most successful entrepreneurs.
Working for yourself won’t be easy, though, and you’re likely to face lots of challenges and difficult decisions along the way – particularly in those early stages.
If you want to see if you’ve got the sort of qualities you’re likely to need, take a look at: