Starting a business is hard, and it isn't for everyone. Getting angry with your boss or longing for a flexible schedule aren't reasons to go out on your own. Entrepreneurs are a breed all their own, and there are certain things needed that will mean the difference between success, and not so much success. They say it takes a village to raise a child, and the same can be said for starting a business. Having a personal support system in place is crucial when your small business ideas are going from crawling to walking.