The last week has shown us how tough it is to be a small business owner. Larger businesses can have the security of investors, contingency plans and insurance coverage to beat the band, but for the small business owner, while insurance may cover the cost of repairs, will it really cover the cost of the loss of feeling secure in the workplace and the horror of seeing everything you’ve worked so hard for being destroyed within one night?
It’s not easy starting and operating your own business, and it takes certain personality streaks to really make a go of it. We’ve put together an interactive report of our "autopsy" of a franchisee, which includes what we think is important in the personality of not just the small business owner, but more specifically the small business franchisee. Click on the following link to explore the autopsy report and see if you think you have what to takes to become a franchisee: Autopsy of a Franchisee, Franchise Personality