Thanksgiving is just around the corner and there is no better time to reflect and be thankful for all the benefits of being a small business owner. This article from Small Business Trends offers a handful of advantages that entrepreneurs could be thankful for and we've highlighted our favorites below.

1.) You get to do what you love: Following your passion is a benefit that many people never get to experience. Small business owners know the value of spending their careers doing what they enjoy most.

2.) You have a flexible schedule: Being the boss has its perks and choosing your own schedule is one of the most appealing advantages.

3.) You're the boss: Is there anything better than calling all the shots? If you're an entrepreneur or small business owner, you know the answer to this question. Be thankful that you don't have to answer to anyone but yourself.

Instead of stressing out too much about the upcoming holiday season, take some time to think about what you're most thankful for in your business life. It may give you a fresh perspective as you gear up for this busy time of year.

Check out the full article from Small Business Trends here.