Thinking About Starting a Business

Business success is never the result of luck. When a business succeeds, it is for good reasons.
The business offers good value for the product or service in demand, It has a solid business plan, and the owner possesses entrepreneurial qualities.

What do you want to achieve with your business?

Before you get into the details of planning a business, you need to be clear on what you want to achieve with this business. Is your priority to grow as big as it can be? Are you looking to achieve a certain lifestyle? Are you simply looking at creating an income on the side for yourself? Whatever your vision for your business, make sure it is clear to you what you want. This will affect many of your decisions along the path to planning, starting, and running your own business.

Do you have the personality of an entrepreneur?

Even if you have a great idea, starting a new business is challenging. So before you even begin, you need to ask yourself:
Are you:

column 1 of personality traits of an entrepeneur column 2 of personality traits of an entrepeneur
Self-Confident Flexible
Independent Thorough
Ambitious Hard-Working
Self-Motivated Realistic
Self-Disciplined Determined and Persistent
Well Organized Committed
Resourceful A People Person

Do you know what you’re getting into?

Running a business takes many skills, and knowledge of everything from the product or service you offer to marketing to finance.

Enterprise Temiskaming has the information and experience to guide you through the planning process and point you to information, tools, and sources of funding you may not know about. Contact us today to book an appointment.