One of my favorite advice to anyone starting a business is to expect more than you hope to spend and take longer than you think it will take. Most entrepreneurs underestimate the amount of time and effort it takes to start a business - may be it is because of the fact that all entrepreneurs are eternal optimist by nature.
Great advice AngelBiz and you are right, even with the best planning it usually cost more and takes more time to get it all done the way you have it pictured in you mind.
Finally some sound advice for us all . It's always good to get some heads-up about starting your own business.
Steve Strauss takes on starting a business and avoiding costly mistakes. Read the article here , 5 Startup Mistakes to Avoid and come back here so we can discuss it.
I'm looking forward to reading your opinions and comments on the article!