This post is written to show what I consider to be the Top 10 Reasons to start your own home based business. You certainly don’t need this blog to explain that there are a lot of changes happening in the world, today. Corporate layoffs continue at an alarming rate. The idea of “Job Security” is rapidly becoming a distant memory. It’s not all bad news, though. More and more people are discovering the benefits of starting and operating a home based business. There can be any number of reasons for starting a business from your home.