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Are you ready for BUSINESS?

Take this test and see if you are really ready to own your very own business.Immediate scoring, immediate recommendations: Find out the importance of every question!

1. Are you married?
    No
    Yes; children at home
    Yes; no children at home

2. When do you want to start?
    Uncertain
    6-18 months
    0-6 months

3. Have you ever attended a business opportunity show?
    No
    Yes, I went by myself
    Yes, I went with my spouse

4. Have you ever requested information on a franchise or business?
    No
    Once
    Twice or more

5. Why do you want your own business?
    Need something to do
    Don't like my job
    To control my life and future

6. Health: How many days were you sick in the last 12 months?
    3+
    1-3
    0

7. What is your spouse's interest and involvement in the business?
    Little interest, will not be involved
    Supportive, involved part-time
    Suportive, Involved full-time

8. Have you ever been in an independent business of your own?
    3+ times
    Never
    1-2 times

9. Do you have any sales experience?
    None
    Some
    Extensive

10. Are you enthusiastic?
    Not really
    Somewhat
    Very enthusiastic

11. Are you reliable in meeting deadlines, and follow-up?
    More or less
    About average
    Almost always

12. Do you like to work with people?
    Not much
    About average
    Yes!

13. Do you enjoy serving people?
    Not much
    About average
    Yes!

14. Do you read self improvement books and listen to tapes?
    Under 6 per year
    6-12 per year
    12+ per year

15. Do you get depressed or discouraged?
    Yes, from time to time
    Not very often
    Almost never

16. How much is your family debt (not counting home and car)
    over $15,000
    $5,000-$15,000
    $0-$5,000

17. How much is your savings?
    $0-$5,000
    $5,000-$15,000
    over $15,000

18. What are your income sources?
    None--unemployed
    Employed
    Self and spouse are both employed

19. If your spouse works, but if you had no income from your business for 6 months, how would the family maintain its living standard?
    Go into debt
    Use savings
    Live on spouse's income

20. How much is your available home equity (market value minus mortgage)?
    $0-$9,999
    $10,000-$30,000
    over $30,000

21. Did your parents or your spouse's parents own a business?
    Neither of our parents
    One of our parents
    Both of our parents