One of the key sections on this site is self-employment. As a way to earn a living and feel in control it is brilliant for some people, but for others it would be a very stressful situation.
In essence, there are two reasons to start a business;
- The thought of owning a company is compelling
- There is a great idea for the business to deliver.
Work Horizons emerged from discussions about how we could help people who had been out of the workplace for a while, those who had never worked and the majority of employees who don’t enjoy their job. It became clear that the optimum route was to create this membership website, which needed to be a business. Our principles and values came first, a legal mechanism followed.
Each of the founders of Work Horizons have been running their own business for some years, and this is an exciting and stimulating add-on. It gives us another aspect of our purpose and meaning being put into action.