Could You Run Your Own Business?
- Price: £3.60
- Published: July 2015
- Type: Business Information Factsheet
- Format: PDF
Starting up your own business is both exciting and rewarding, but for many people it can be a daunting experience. It can also involve a number of risks, so it is important to understand the issues and challenges involved before taking the plunge and launching your venture.
It is not enough just to have a good business idea. You need to be sure there is a viable market for it, and you also need to have the right skills and temperament to make a success of the opportunity. This factsheet helps you assess your personal abilities and resources in relation to those that will typically be required to start up and run your own business.