by Jenée Creviston and Maddie Matteson
The money for this is coming from my own savings mainly. I have always dreamed of having my own business and have used all my savings. Also some of the money came from friends and family who support it.
If you would like to be hired, all you have to do is come into the shop and talk to one of the workers there and they will have an application you can fill out. Not much is needed to work here but you will have to be trained on how things go on. Basically you just have to love the music to work there, but if you don't, why are you even walking into the store?
We get supplies from local businesses around and most cd's come from shipments online.
We have an advertisement on the radio also, it's on 92.7 WQLZ which is the rock station for Springfield, IL.
We have an accountant and we track orders, payments,customer information, and records for taxes on our own personal computer at the store.
Advantages of proprietorship are they are easy to start, they allow you control over all decisions, and you receive all the profits. Some disadvantages are that you are responsible for all financial debts and expenses.