Craze for freelancing is growing day by day. Due to good income and flexible timing , Indian youth are now attracted towards it. So i am writing this article only for them.
Benefits of Job
Fixed working hours – In full time jobs working hours are defined , You have to work 8-9 hours daily. You have to go office at fixed time .
Fixed holidays – Some companies offers 5 holidays in a month including sundays. Some offers 8 holiday per month including weekends. So you can enjoy whole day with your loved ones .
Financial security – Yes you read it write. Financial security is the best thing , You are financially strong if you are in job. You know that you have a regular income and you can plan your life style according to that.
Social Security – In job you interact with real people by meeting them , You meet you colleagues every day , It enhance your social present in the society . Every one knows you very well . This help in all round personality development of you and your loved ones .
Insurance and support- As an employee with any reputed company , you get PF , health insurance , life insurance cover , some perks like flat , car or cab service. You know there is a huge organization who wil help you in your bad times. Also PF helps you in financial crisis . You have a health insurance which secure your family .
Now lets talk about cons of full time job.
Slow increment – In job the rate of salary increment is merely 6% per year. Which is quite low .
Not a government job- Private jobs in India are unsecured. Many Indian companies hire manpower via 3rd party services. Job is not secured with this . Changing job within an year is common in India.
Fixed growth- You have to feed yourself with a regular fixed salary. If salary is good then no issues. But if you make below 25 thousand in Delhi , Then it is hard to survive with family.
So all these above reason forces a young youth to do freelance , Many are successful freelancers , While many are still struggling . When you start freelancing , First few things are very important.
- Keep patience – It is not a day work , You have to keep patience for getting job.
- Dedication – Always treat your clients with same attitude and never discriminate within high paying and low paying clients.
- Always learn , Web development or any field requires learning and keep your self updated with newer technologies , It will help you in getting a good job.
Benefits of being a full time freelancer
Unlimited Salary- It is on your hardwork , You can make lakh per month. There is no limit in freelancing.
Flexible timings – Many freelancer works for few days in a month . They are making much more than salaried persons. You can enjoy a good time with your friends , family and off course loved ones.
Getting International work experience – Freelancing is the best way to get international experience , I worked with employers from 56+ countries .
Making Online friends – Yes. This is the best way to make a huge number of online friends from different countries.
Cons of freelancing
- Social cut – Many freelancers work in night , so they cut them off from regular society.
- No insurance or work guarantee – You have to get a insurance cover for your self by paying money and you have to search work for yourself. It is hard to survive if you loose any client.
- No financial security – Chargeback issues are common in online Freelancing . It is due to frauds . So beware of any of such clients.
So in my opinion , If you are below 25 year. You can do freelance , If you are successful freelancer then continue with it. If you are looking for permanent regular income then join any good company or government jobs