How do small business owners view the election?
Reaction from Pita Pit VP
- Duration 2:55
- Date Sep 3, 2012
Reaction from Pita Pit VP
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That we've built this was a rallying cry at the Republican National Convention joining me right now is one businessman was very -- is very familiar to you FOX & Friends viewers.
He built an extremely successful business he says with no help from the government -- Peter -- vice president of -- bit.
It's good to be here come on the show in 2010 originally your customers pita pit and that would he decided.
-- did well after being a customers -- and how great it was a concept decide to become a franchisee.
And after growing that business for a while started to try to develop more territory got to know a lot of powder Nelson playing pretty well on Saturday.
You know I'd like to get satellite here -- -- And he said you know I got a better idea what you have become a partner mind will be -- we can expand across the US got my father involves mother partners and the -- we -- She went to the banks need to the risk you take a big risk being undertaken rents and leases all across the country you're training people.
We're making that investment that's also -- responsibility you know who else took that responsibility.
Other other small business owner friends of ours that we've known for a long time we said.
That we wanted to work -- said you know you guys have done well with your -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Part of -- business with us up it was actually a collection of small business owners so here's -- into your mindset is a lot of people have been excessive tired of been laid off and they're tired of going to have that job interview -- wannabe to show their own lives.
Would you here we didn't build that and you need any help or you know you didn't -- -- by yourself and you've got lucky.
Everybody else works hard what is your reaction -- ages it's it's very mind boggling because that's that's one of the key aspects of a small business or franchise especially.
You say I wanna take my destiny -- my own hands I wanna be in control of whether or not I have a job no guarantee -- success absolutely not it just depends on how much hard work you're willing to put in in any given time.
And that's I mean that's really what it comes down to you know these people back here they're working every single one of our franchisees as.
I don't want to be beholden to -- I want to work and be successful under my own strength and in my own power and do as well as I can.
Based on the amount of effort I'm willing to put it.
And a lot of people say you know you -- go to the -- -- get a loan now if you want to get -- you that only 2010 when it was tough correct absolutely.
I mean it's it's very tough night it's just that he's been getting tougher because.
Things are hard and there's a lot of uncertainty and a lot more regulations being put on -- small business owners by the government which makes it harder being we have -- profit margins here.
-- these people have to work hard to make sure.
They squeeze every penny and -- of this to be as successful and that's when governor Romney -- -- one of the jewels that was cut small business.
Taxes which would help.
-- -- it's healthy for you took the risk congratulations.
And you want to do it about 200000 dollars right -- aren't all right a good thing is we -- for -- -- at least that was the promise that Stephen grant tells you like it it would get -- when I come back.
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