How to Become a Successful Small Business Owner

If you’ve just started or are thinking of starting a new business, you’ve probably heard plenty of gloomy statistics about small business failure rates.Often, this can lead people to give up before they begin—a Gallup survey found that a quarter of Americans had thought about starting a business but decided against it. Of those people, 66% said they were influenced by “worry that the odds of success of a new startup are very low”.But you don’t have to give up on your dream, nor are you doomed to add to the gloomy statistics. If you do things right from the start, you can become a successful small business owner, running a thriving, profitable company that serves both you and your customers.

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