Be your own boss in six ways
MSN Money has a learning article on how to become your own boss. It's mostly geared towards the younger entrepreneurs and many of the tips go in hand with that, providing the young audience with sound advice.
- If you've never clocked a day of work in your life, you might consider taking a job before striking out on your own -- even if the thought of doing time in a cubicle makes you shudder. Work experience in the field you want to break into may be the most productive use of your energy. Think of it as a paid research position. In a couple of years, you can give your business a go. By then, you'll have learned the ins and outs of the real world and reduced the risk of total inexperience.