Top 5 Benefits Of Becoming An Entrepreneur Today

I’m not sure if you realize this but the company you work for is running a business. If the numbers don’t match, they will cut costs which puts you at risk from losing your job. How are you going to support yourself and your family if this happens? Their bottom line is profit which means they don’t have your best interests in mind.

If you manage to stay with the same company until retirement, guess what you’re going to get? A hand shake, a plaque, and probably a fancy watch. If this is not the future you see for yourself, I provide you with more compelling reasons to start becoming an entrepreneur today.

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Top 5 Benefits Of Becoming An Entrepreneur Today

You don’t have to be at any place

Majority of people waste at least a couple of hours a day battling through traffic to get to work. Not only is that frustrating, it’s also a lot of time being wasted. Since your source of income is geographically determined, how do you plan on earning money when you want to take some time off for vacation?

By learning how to become an online entrepreneur, you can run your business from your laptop with an Internet connection, you can literally be anywhere in the world and still have the ability to work. You set up at a coffee shop at a brand new city, work for a few hours and spend the afternoon exploring.

You can make as much money as you want

A brick-and-mortar business needs customers to stay afloat and remain profitable. Because people have to sleep, eat and work, most businesses can only remain open mostly during the day and close at night. Not only that, the amount of people who can purchase your products and services are limited to whoever is close to you.

An internet-based business runs 24 hours a day, all week-long and you have the entire planet to serve. Because your earning potential isn’t capped, you can give yourself a raise anytime you want. How? All you have to do is create more value and help more people. Your paychecks are based on how much difference you can make, irregardless of the time you spent.

You get to choose who you work with

Since you’ll be spending a good portion your time making a living, one of the best parts of becoming an entrepreneur is having the ability to choose who you work with. Since the way you earn your money is a huge part of your life, it’s very important to be surrounded by the kind of people you aspire to be in the future.

Working a typical 9-to-5 job, it’s not really up to you to determine these things. What if you just can’t stand the people you work with? Are you just going to put up with them because you don’t want to lose your job? Becoming an entrepreneur gives you more options.

It’s mentally stimulating

Being a lifestyle entrepreneur means that the way you make money supports your current lifestyle. It’s based on your values, strengths and passion. You’ll be doing those things for free anyway, why not get paid for it? When you enjoy what you do, it’s easy to find the motivation when tough times inevitably come.

You don’t need a lot of money to get started

Buying a franchise or starting a business from the ground up requires startup capital that most people just don’t have. No wonder so many of them just don’t bother. They feel stuck with their current lifestyle and just learn how to accept it.

The price of buying a website and hosting cost next to nothing. Compared to the traditional way of starting a business, you don’t need to take out a massive loan or even find investors to be an online entrepreneur. It’s something that you can get started relatively easy and fairly quick to learn. Even if you’re not technologically savvy, hiring other people to do it for you is affordable as well. You really don’t have any excuse to do this.

The best part about being a lifestyle entrepreneur besides all of these, is you get to live the life you’ve always wanted for yourself and your family. You don’t just have to dream about it. Make it possible by becoming an entrepreneur today.

Can you think of other benefits of becoming a an entrepreneur? Leave them in the comment below! Also, if you want to get more tips on how to quit your job without going broke, click here!

About Myke Macapinlac

Myke Macapinlac is the Online Media Manager for the Lifestyle Entrepreneur Blog based from Canada.

He is passionate about inspiring purpose driven action to inspire others to live more fulfilling lives. As a lifestyle entrepreneur himself and a dating coach, he coaches men how to live a life worth inviting others into.

If you want to get to know Myke on a more personal level, say hello to him on his website, Facebook and Twitter.


  1. Good work! There are lot of benefits of becoming an entrepreneur.

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