Most professionals start their career in a corporate environment. However, as time goes on I feel many people are attracted to small businesses. People are usually not drawn to small businesses for monetary reasons. Some believe there is more flexibility, while others want to feel appreciated. But what is the reality of working for a small business? Many people have misconceptions about what working in a small business will really be like. Some people love and thrive in a small business working environment, while others dislike it for one reason or another and find themselves back in a corporate job. I’m not saying that working for a small business is better than a corporate job, it is just different. So what is the reality of working for a small business?