As an entrepreneur, having good friends is important. A strong social circle can provide support as well as offers a means to escape work and just enjoy the company of people you care about. This is really important for entrepreneurs and business owners because a business can be so all-consuming that the owner’s relationships can sometimes suffer.
But what if someone in your social circle decides that they want to be a part of your business?
from StartUp Mindset https://startupmindset.com/how-to-say-no-to-a-friend-who-wants-to-join-your-business/