Self-Employed! Should You Work for Yourself? [Infographic]

Is it time to leave the 9-to-5 behind and become self-employed?

Bored at work? When you get up in the morning, do you dread the dull drudgery of the day ahead? Many people become dissatisfied when they are working at a job that makes them feel under-utilized. Feelings of under-appreciation and being under-paid are also a factor.

If that’s the case, maybe it’s time to think about striking out on your own and becoming self-employed.

Working for yourself is risky. It often requires many different skills beyond your field of expertise. Organization and communication skills being the most significant. In addition, freelancers often find themselves working from project to project. They miss the presence a set schedule and a steady income. Life skills like budgeting and personal accounting are critical to success.

To help you decide of working for yourself might be the cure for your career malaise, and to give you an idea of the details involved, The Business Backer created this infographic that delineates the steps involved in making the decision and then carrying it out.

You don’t have to be just another crewman on someone else’s voyage. By choosing to become self-employed, you can be the Captain of your own ship. With the information below, you can learn how to grasp the tiller.

Sail on into success, personal fulfillment, and inner peace!





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