Every business starts with an outstanding plan and flourishes by having huge profits. Business, whether small or big must follow the steps of business planning and execution in a professional manner so as to get the best possible results.
There is no fixed percentage that a sales representative receives. It totally depends on the strategy of the company on how much it wants to pay to the sales rep. Different products have different percentages, like a toothpaste selling company may offer you a commission of 5-10% while a IT services company may offer a commission of 20-30%.
Crowdfunding sites are the best way to start a business as it benefits you both ways-
1- It provides a startup fund required for your business.
2- It gives you free promotion.
Currently, you must concentrate in getting clients for your business and earn some profits. Once you start getting that, you may take the help of a professional and achive your dream.