Not everyone is cut out for freelancing. Learn the 10 skills and personality traits you need to succeed as a solopreneur, and decide whether a freelance career is your best bet.
Whether you’re moonlighting on the side and feeling insecure about your job, have always wanted to run your own business, or just want more control over your job security, now is the time to be a freelancer.
Look at it this way: When you have a job, you essentially have one main client who can fire you at any moment. But when you’re a freelancer, you can have as many clients as you like, which reduces your dependence on any one.
But freelancing isn’t for everyone, so it’s important to see if it’s right for you before jumping in head first. Here is a checklist of 10 skills and personality traits you need to run a healt...