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Pros and Cons of Life as a Freelancer

Freelancers discuss how they've handled the hills and valleys of the job

By Wendy Meyeroff - October 30, 2013
As the owner of WM Medical Communications, there are so many days when I'm grateful to be a freelancer. I've been running my own business since the early 90s (first in print, then online) and have helped launch numerous clients, particularly in the health/medicine fields and most especially in the boomers+ market.

And there are so many days when I think I'm truly out of my mind.

What makes for these ups and downs? Here are just a few pros and cons I've learned about being one's own boss, with additional insights from several generous colleagues.


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