36669394_MWhen you’re young, it seems like time inches forward. Every day is a year and every year an eternity.

However, this concept of time quickly changes once we enter the workforce, start families and begin working toward our life goals. One moment you’re graduating college and celebrating with friends, the next you’re blowing out the candles at your 45 birthday party and wondering where all of the time went.

Too often men and women alike put their dreams on the back burner, hoping at some point in the future they’ll be able to dedicate their time and energy to the things they love. While this is nice in concept, life is too short to assume you’ll eventually make time for the things you truly love. Why wait when you can take action today?

If you’ve always dreamed of owning your own business and are tired of running the 9 to 5 rat race, now is the perfect time to consider pursuing a franchise business opportunity. Hundreds of successful entrepreneurs didn’t even start their businesses until after their 50th birthday, some even later.

What we’re trying to say is this: age is just a number and everyone deserves to be happy. If your current career trajectory doesn’t get you excited, set aside some time to research franchising opportunities. No matter your age, now is the time to act. Will you heed the call?