|Special Edition: ||July 21, 2008|
|Tips For Starting A Business in Your Home|
For more and more people, home is not only where the family is - it's where the business is!
During the last 20 years, large numbers of people have chosen to market their skills and talents from home. Recent studies estimate that as many as 20 percent of new small business enterprises
are operated out of the home, and this trend is growing. Many home-based businesses are even started on a part-time basis and then expand into full-time businesses as the market for the business develops and grows.
Interested in adding to your income?
People are attracted to home based businesses for many different reasons.
They include: experiencing the personal satisfaction of making their own decisions, expressing their own ideas and being their own boss. Those starting home-based businesses come from many different groups, such as homemakers, single parents, youth, dislocated workers, hobbyists and people interested in adding to their incomes.
entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well. And the reality of it is that start-up businesses requires some risk. Likely more risk than the average job seeker would care to take. And that's why franchise businesses have become popular solutions for many job seekers.
20 million businesses are run from home-offices
entrepreneurs around the world are discovering that running a franchise from your own office can not only be convenient and enjoyable, but also a smart move financially. In the U.S., over 20 million businesses are run from home-offices. Most Americans consider this kind of
business to be legitimate and often times, we envy people who own these businesses.
Of course not every business can be run from your house, but with the help of computers and technology, a wide variety of franchises can be. There are many reasons why this is the smart choice for entrepreneurs, people who need supplemental income and for
those disillusioned corporate refugees who want something better.
Reasons to Consider a Franchise Business
First, the cost of the business could be significantly lower because you will not need signage, interior branding or to buy or lease commercial property.
Second, your overhead will be greatly lowered, putting more
cash in your pocket. You will not have to pay real estate fees, including additional taxes. In fact, you might be able to enjoy tax deductions because you are operating a business out of your house.
Third, you'll no longer have to commute to work, lessening wear and mileage on your vehicle and allowing you to spend that typically lost time
focusing on family, interests, or putting it back into your business.
Just remember to check out all the rules and regulations in your town and neighborhood before you embark on your journey. Have possible scenarios in your mind for problems that could arise, and think about how you will solve those issues now so you can put all your
effort into growing your new business.
Whether you're a parent who desires to own a business while raising children or you're an entrepreneur who's simply conscious of overhead, owning a franchise business could be a smart decision for you.
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So if starting a franchise
businesses sounds like it could be your best career move, but you still want more information, then sign up today for your complimentary consultation with a Franchising expert at FranChoice.