Running your own business is tough and rewarding all at the same time. Click this link to read a current Inc. article on the top 10 reasons to run your own business.
Two of the reasons we liked were that you control a lot of your own destiny, and the risk/reward ratio for you should be better than working for someone else. There are plenty of other reasons to run your own show. It can be crazy, but there are a lot of resources out there for you to tap into that will give you a better probability of success.