What is the price of happiness? £40K per year for small business bosses

Small business owners would ideally like to receive an average salary of £40,685 per year from their business, according to new research from Barclays. A poll of more than 2,000 small business bosses across the country revealed that a big pay packet is one of the top priorities for SMEs owners. The research also found:

  • The majority of respondents (56 %) started their own business so they could be in charge of their own destiny
  • Less than a half (42 %) of SMEs owners saw setting up their own business as the answer to having more control over their work/life balance
  • A quarter (25 %) has taken the opportunity of starting their own business after being made redundant

For further information, please visit Fresh Business Thinking website.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: