Starting a business can be a long and stressful road to take, it can also be incredibly lonely. That is why so many people opt to go into business with their best buddies. On paper, it’s a great idea, but we have all heard the horror stories, so what is the best option? Below, you will see four pros and four cons on starting a business with your BFF. By the time you reach the end of this article you will know if it’s right for you.
In business trusting anyone that you work with is essential, yet that trust often takes some time to build. This can be very uncomfortable for you due to the fact that regularly (especially at the beginning) your livelihood is stake and you are gambling on a stranger to safeguard your dream. With a friend, on the other hand, there is already a strong bond. Having someone on your side that you trust is a very valuable asset.