The thrill of starting a business is a tantalizing prospect, and pursuing a passion often means that a job doesn’t feel like work. The dream of self-made success has the potential for high reward — but the struggle
can be all too real for those who become their own boss.
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Intuit QuickBooks recently surveyed Canadian entrepreneurs and discovered some surprising revelations about their top stress factors, as well as what they love about owning their own businesses. We dig into some of these findings below and explore a few time-tested ways to handle the biggest day-to-day stressors small business owners (SBOs) experience.
The upside of entrepreneurship
Perhaps surprisingly, most SBOs don't embark on entrepreneurial endeavors for financial incentives.