No one ever mistook opening a small business for a walk in the park. There’s financial sacrifice, little (if any) free time, hours away from family and friends, and the struggle to take your business from zero to success. But even with all that’s involved, small business owners report being pretty pleased with themselves.
Bolt Insurance has created an infographic that literally illustrates the joy that small business owners have for being on their own. Seventy percent, in fact, say they’re very happy. And 90 percent say they prefer being entrepreneurs to working for someone else.
If you’re thinking about becoming a small business owner, this illustration also gives some info about which of the many responsibilities entrepreneurs have that stresses out them out the most.
If you’re a small business owner or have aspirations of being one, let us know what it is you love about your job.