I Am Self Employed

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 111 People

    I wrote an entire book here

    and deleted it, just know I turn tragedy to triumph
    Frankiebricks Frankiebricks
    22-25, M
    Dec 15, 2015

    Made the Leap

    I was an insurance administrator for five years before deciding to have a baby and become a full time mum.  When my son was 8 months old I started studying from home as I missed working but didn't want to leave my son in care so I could work.  I found the...
    Luv2shop247 Luv2shop247
    26-30, F
    1 Response Sep 5, 2009

    On Feb. 2, I will be leaving my job with a big

    company and become an independent self employed consultant. I already have one signed contract and and am working a few more. Should be a great adventure.
    SamBruin SamBruin
    46-50, M
    1 Response Jan 23, 2015
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    1 Response Jun 19, 2015

    I've Always Wanted to Have My Own Business

    But after I got it, I soon learned that it's not all it's cut out to be.  I have learned a few things and have changed as a person through my years as a business owner. I used to think, if you treat people with respect and give them encentives, they will give 110%. ...
    36-40, M
    1 Response Jul 17, 2009

    Creating websites for people is surprisingly a

    good way to earn a little extra money.
    deleted deleted
    Oct 16, 2014


    I'm just head ***** until you get down to it lol.  I love building and designing so much and it's where I find my Zen. I answer to only the owner of the company and never get any ****,  nor do I take any.  This contract saved my business and maybe my life.
    tiredz tiredz
    26-30, M
    1 Response May 19, 2011

    Working until 3am at least

    once a week!! Then up at 6-7am to sort out kids..self employment is tough!!
    oreoboy35 oreoboy35
    36-40, M
    Jun 18, 2015

    i am starting my own buisness here is my

    buisness page https://m.facebook.com/SouthWest-Services-528446053998251/
    georgieee17 georgieee17
    18-21, F
    Mar 2

    I Am Working to Become Self Employed

    I've grown tired of corporate and governmental shenanigans!  I just contacted a group so I can enter a partnership to become self-employed.  I have to start as an associate.  This is a HUGE step for me.  I have everything I need experientially.  Getting...
    mysticsovereign mysticsovereign
    56-60, F
    4 Responses Aug 9, 2008
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