Hustlin’: How I Became My Own Mentor in a Freelance Economy

The fact is, freelance is becoming the new 9-to-5, whether we want it to or not. Tom Fisher, writing in the Huffington Post, reports that “contingent workforce,” meaning the self-employed, freelancers, or “accidental entrepreneurs” laid off from full-time positions, will make up between 40 and 45 percent of the workforce by 2020 and become a majority by 2030.

 As the “contingent” workforce grows, we need to embrace the freelance hustle.
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Hustlin’: How I Became My Own Mentor in a Freelance Economy

The fact is, freelance is becoming the new 9-to-5, whether we want it to or not. Tom Fisher, writing in the Huffington Post, reports that “contingent workforce,” meaning the self-employed, freelancers, or “accidental entrepreneurs” laid off from full-time positions, will make up between 40 and 45 percent of the workforce by 2020 and become a majority by 2030.

 As the “contingent” workforce grows, we need to embrace the freelance hustle.

Check it out on GOOD 

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    Great article by a freelancer - I loved the bit about what to put in your “Strategic plan”, a sheet where you write...
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    Everyone must read.
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    Great advice from Courtney Martin. I’ve used her Strategic Planning template and it’s awesome…
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  16. mightyhunter reblogged this from bookoisseur and added:
    Embrace? Maybe. Like? No.
  17. twitchandwhimsy reblogged this from good and added:
    1) Do I have the talent? 2) Do I have the self-assurance?
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