By using Apprenticeforums services you agree to our Cookies Use and Data Transfer outside the EU.
We and our partners operate globally and use cookies, including for analytics, personalisation, ads and Newsletters.

  • Join our UK Small business Forum

    Helping business owners with every day advice, tips and discussions with likeminded business owners. Become apart of a community surrounded by level headed business folk from around the UK

    Join us!

Friends and business - do they mix?



Verified Member
I have the opportunity to start a new business with a friend but I am wary. Do friends and business mix?


Verified Member
While there are some exceptions to the rule, the idea of mixing friends/family with business is a high-risk one. Even in a best case scenario it will stretch your friendship/relationship to the brink and that is a successful outcome!