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The Big Time

You've tested the part-time waters; now take the full-time plunge.

This story appears in the August 1998 issue of Business Start-Ups magazine.

No doubt about it, taking your part-time business full time is an exciting yet scary proposition. Your small but loyal band of customers is convinced everyone they know wants to buy your product or service. You love the independence and fulfillment being your own boss brings, and you want more of it--all the time.

But are you ready to take the big plunge? Are you willing to quit your job or cash out your savings so you can turn your weekend or nighttime business into a full-time venture?

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