If you’re a freelancer, whether in your own locale or on the open web at one of those online freelance sites, you probably made that choice so you could get a chance at defining your own destiny. You want to work from your own home, have control over when and at what time you report for duty (if ever), have a say in the creative process, and, if you’re diligent enough, be able to generate more revenue for yourself and your family and not be limited by what employers might dictate on you.
You’ve also most likely come across the word “startup” when you browse the web to read up on the latest developments in your industry. (You do read up, don’t you?) But what I’m interested to know is, would you consider yourself a startup?