There are lots of ways you can become your own boss. Many people are inspired to create their businesses around a skill or hobby. Others look at the kind of services people use, find a gap in the market and start a business to fill it. Some people decide to work as freelancers, choosing who they want to work for and when.
Some of the benefits of being your own boss
Running your own business means you can:
- come up with ideas and take the lead
- try out new ways of working
- create your own opportunities
- make all the decisions
You may also need some advice on the practical issues that come with being self-employed.