Many dream of being their own boss. Can you guess how many people actually take the leap into entrepreneurship?
Do I Have to Have a College Degree?
Regarding education, only 28% of the business owners surveyed had a Bachelor's degree, and 18% obtained a Master's or PhD. That's not too surprising considering the constantly rising cost of tuition. People are seeking other ways of earning an honest living. The ability to achieve social media fame or attention (even if local) has helped to make that possible.
Earned a Degree, but Not Employed in Field
You're not alone. For those who may feel like their advanced education was a waste, it doesn't have to be that way. Depending on your field of study, it's possible to find ways to utilize your education or skills you developed by taking advantage of the careers social media can create. (continue)