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The Freelance Nation
Gone are the days where all college graduates sought lifetime careers with blue chip corporations, where they could expect to be able to buy a house in the suburbs, receive a generous retirement package, and enjoy a healthy work life balance.
Enter the Internet. Enter Elance.com. Enter the ability to build VOIP telecom systems out of your home on a shoestring budget. To manage virtual armies around the world. And that’s just the beginning.
Traditionally, being a solo entrepreneur came with a social stigma; you were self-employed if you couldn’t get a regular job. Today, the opportunities for contingent, project-based work are expanding.
Consultants, artists, graphic designers, writers, actors, accountants, lawyers, and small entrepreneurs – we are the collective ‘Gig Worker’ that is revolutionizing the American economy.