this site rocks i have been reading it for a while now. but now have decided to become a meber! I have a few Questions about "the future". some basic info about me: I am 19 andhave worked for 2 diffrent lawn care co. the first one i was a whip ***** all i did was weed whip i got tired of just doing that so i found a nother company. the new company i have worked for the past 2 years has been great. i run the crew, drive the truck, opperate the equipment, trim trees and shurbs, comunicate with customers. alot more then just whiping.i make good money but its under the table so that dosent do me good in the long run, and its kinda um illegal. i am going to a community college for landscape design, some of the classes include business, hortacualture, irigation,ect. i realy enjoy doing this, alot beter then sitting on my ass looking at a comp. My ?.. i have been thinking about the furter latly, i know alot of people dont last in this bisnees but i think it is there fault, they dont have to drive to succed. should i find a big already established co. or should i try and start my own co. while still working at the one i do now? and drop the co. i work for now when i get the buisness established and a good amount of accounts. please let me know what you recomend?