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<While the comments of friends and relatives may not always be helpful, if you really are spendling "endless" hours pouring money into a black hole, it may be worthwhile to look carefully at the payoff you are working for. That may well be worthwhile doing for a while, even several years>

I don't actually disagree with you, but I think a lot depends on your aim in going into business. You may want something which gives you a decent income and part of your aim may be to keep the number of hours you work within certain limits - its a good aim if that is what you want.

But I want to expand my business and financial reasons are only part of it. I'm plain ambitious if you like for my personal project. I want the current enterprise to grow and to turn into a little cluster of such enterprises in a certain geographic area. It may seem silly to keep feeding a business just to expand but nevertheless that is what I personally want and what personally motivates me. I could take more out of the business if I stopped trying to expand but my motivation and excitement in the whole project would go if I did so.

Lynn
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