Having a successful business is not as easy as opening your computer and starting to make money. If you’ve already started your own business, you probably understand how much more there is to it. There has to be a great deal of flexibility, organization, and planning on your part. Owning a business means you will take risks frequently, with no counseling or guidance as you make your way through uncharted waters. So, you better come ready with a set of skills to turn your investments into a series of successes, and also feel comfortable as you take risks more frequently.