In This Chapter
- ◆What you need to be a successful coffee shop owner
- ◆Do you have what it takes?
- ◆The pros and cons of going it alone
- ◆How to get experience
Your dream: To tell your current employer to “take this job and shove it,” sally forth on your own, and say good-bye to morning commutes, annoying co-workers, and getting up at 6 A.M.
Don’t set fire to that bridge just yet—it takes a certain kind of personality, and heaping piles of commitment and motivation, to make it as a business owner. What’s more, successful coffee shops often open by 6 A.M. to catch morning rush hour commuters, which means you’ll need to get up even earlier than usual!
Do you have the chops? Read on to discover the personality of a successful business owner, ...