If you hate working for someone else, it may well be time to start your own business. Actually, with the tough economic times causing an increasingly tough job market, the time to start your own business has never been better. There are thousands who have turned this dream into a reality and there is no reason why you can’t do it as well. Here are some reasons why you should think about starting your own business 1. No-one to tell you what to do Starting an own business means you can be your own boss and be in full control of your future.