5 Questions to Ask Before Becoming Your Own Boss
(Black Enterprise) — Firing your boss is never an easy decision to make. But if you’ve decided it’s time to move on to bigger and better things to start your own company, you should ask yourself these questions first.
1. What am I going to do next? You need to be incredibly clear about your next step. If you’re leaving to open up your own company, have you asked yourself those 12 hard questions you should ask before writing a business plan? Is your new business funded? If you can’t pay all of your expenses in your new gig as CEO, you’re not ready to move. Opening a new business is stressful enough; you don’t need the added pressure of no income.