Going into business for yourself is a big step. Almost 90% of all those who purchase a small business have never owned a business. Most bought a business that was different than what they had been looking for. These buyers had the opportunity to explore the marketplace and subsequently found a business that was a better fit.
Most buyers are seeking to obtain the following:
- Pride in the service or the product
- Control of own destiny
- Customer and employee contact
As you begin your search, keep in mind that running a business is more than a job: it's a lifestyle change. Usually, you will be working longer hours, making all of the decisions, and, as the expression goes, "you'll be the chief cook and bottle washer."
If you're ready for the challenge, we're ready to get you there: