Should Schools Teach Basic Freelancing Skills?

The number of freelancers is growing. In fact, the latest studies show that a significant portion of today's work force (as many as 1 in 4) are freelancers. Yet, despite the growing popularity of freelancing, many freelancers fail. The most common cause of freelancing failure is a lack of concrete knowledge about how to run a business. With these facts in mind, today I'm going to explore the question of … [Read more...]