The Appeal of Self Employment To The New Age Worker

Geography: United States —Research Source: DeVry University & MBO Partners —Date: April 2014 —Findings: 67% said their top reason for being independent was that self employment gives them control over the type of work assignments they take on. 65% said their top reason for being independent was the amount of income their earned. 65% said the degree to […]

Why Employees Are Quitting To Become Freelancers

—Geography: Global —Research Source: Millennial Branding & Elance-oDesk —Date: October 2014 —Findings: —Among freelancers at “regular” jobs, 72% want to quit to be entirely independent. —61% of these freelancers are likely  to quit within 2 years —Out of those that left their job, 50% quit to work for themselves, 57% of whom were millennials versus […]