DropShip Myth#2: You Will Make Huge Amounts of Money Very Little Work
Common Myths about Drop Shipping
Drop shipping is a relatively new practice. Although it is gaining in popularity, there are still many people who have never heard of drop shipping. Unfortunately, with unfamiliarity come uncertainness, confusion, and at least a handful of myths.
Myth #2: You Will Make Substantial Amounts of Money for Very Little Work
Drop shipping does save quite a bit of time in certain areas. As I already mentioned, drop shipping negates the necessity to buy and store stock. The need to package and ship orders is taken away as well; however, the time that is saved in these areas must be spent on other aspects of a business. Building a successful business of any type takes hard work. What other areas need work? Product research, listing products on auction sites or building a
web store, market research, maintain and perfecting business processes, advertising, customer service, and so on.
Nothing in life is free. To receive something, you must give up something. To build a prosperous business, you must put in the hours and do the work. As successful entrepreneurs know, the financial gains are well worth the hard work it takes to obtain them.