In today’s world everyone wants to be independent and get an easy exit from their routine jobs.
Many people believe that they would be more successful, or lead a completely different life, if at some point they had made a different choice about their career and followed their dreams. But there are really very few people who decide to lead an unconventional path and emerge successful.
What really drives these people to take the plunge and start up their own business?
Most of the entrepreneurs decide to start their own business as they want a better control over their life. They want to follow their own business idea and work on their own terms or sometimes even to supplement their current income. The most important characteristic in all these entrepreneurs is that they are very passionate about their work and can work round the clock to see their dream turn into reality.
According to an online poll conducted by Hiscox asking entrepreneurs what motivated them to turn their idea into reality a vast majority of the responses indicated that the primary reason was to be their own boss.
Source: UK Business News
The results of the survey are as follows: