According to research more Brits want to work for themselves with 2.6 million saying they want to start their own business in 2019. A further 15% say they want to go it alone in the next few years but aren’t ready to do so yet, and 26% said they would like to but haven’t any set plans to do so. Most likely reasons to do so are about life and enjoyment rather than finance with 45.6% saying they wanted a better work/life balance but only 28.9% said their reason was to earn more money.