Studies have shown that most people prefer autonomy to authority and prestige.

Top 3 Statistics For Freelance Work In The United States 

  • Almost half the American workforce will be freelance by 2020—the growing number of such studies reinforces the point that what was once speculation is now a near-certain trend.
  • Ninety-seven percent of independent workers (up ten percent from 2016) report no desire to return to traditional work.
  • The number of Americans working for themselves looks to triple—to 42 million people—by 2020.

Tip and Top 3 courtesy of Quartz at Work: “The number of Americans working for themselves could triple by 2020