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Want to be your own Boss? Start your own Welding Contractor Business!

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Are you ready to take charge of your own welding profession and be your own boss? Are you up for the challenge of managing scheduling, advertising and day to day operations on your own? As your own boss you will encounter new challenges and expectations from your customers and associates. Weld My World A Bakers Gas & Welding blog has some great recommendations to get you started.

Checklist you will need to fulfill in order to get your own business up and running:

  1. Obtain Welder Certification from Accredited Welding Program.
  2. Apply for a Welding License in your State.
  3. Get Liability Insurance and Workers Compensation Insurance if you have other employees working with you.
  4. Choose suitable location and territory for your business.
  5. Stock up on Welding supplies for your shop. Get the essentials only (portable welding machines preferred).
  6. Have a designated vehicle for your work. Make sure to Advertise your business on your work vehicle.
  7. Build a strong client list and spread the word about your services.

"Running your own welding business can be very stressful in the beginning, and even after you’ve been open for a while...After your shop has been open for a while you will become more comfortable with the procedures of running a successful welding business. The opportunity is there if you’re ready to take the chance."

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