More on the “freelance economy”

Ilise BenunEven USA Today is promoting the freelancer economy, in this article from last week, “Freelancer Workers Reshape Companies and Jobs.”

Here’s my favorite quote: “You can stay someplace and wait five years to get a promotion,” or you can advance on your own, he says.

It’s true that the freelance life isn’t for everyone and there are skills and talents you must develop if you are to succeed (find out what those skills and talents are here). But it’s possible and, for some, more and more necessary.

Anyone out there just starting out as a freelancer? If so, what are your biggest questions? We’ll answer them here.