In a study of 250,000 small business owners, Wave Accounting asked entrepreneurs what the non-monetary rewards for starting their own businesses were. They answered:
But these new entrepreneurs are well aware of the trade-offs: variable income, long hours and strained work/life balance. Yet, for all the stresses of running a business, the study found 86 percent of small business owners loved what they do for a living and 82 percent say the rewards outweigh the challenges.
SUCCESS wants to know, what’s the best non-monetary reward you’ve received from starting your own business?