Jamie Johnson is a freelance writer who five years ago decided to join the workforce after seven years as a stay-at-home mom.
Her first job was at Starbucks making $8 an hour, but she quickly decided she needed a more lucrative role.
She joined Upwork and other freelancing platforms and began to market herself as a writer, and now she makes over $100,000 a year.
By starting small, making her clients’ lives easier as best she can, and setting daily income goals she has been able to reach this level of success.
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Five years ago, I found myself at a crossroads in my life. After spending seven years as a stay-at-home mom, I knew it was time for me to go back to work.
My youngest was just entering kindergarten, so it felt like the right time to re-enter the workforce. The only problem was, I’d never graduated from college and had minimal work experience.
My friends and family all suggested that I finish my degree and get an entry-level job somewhere. So I decided to get a job at Starbucks, reasoning that if I worked the early morning shift, I could still pick my kids up …read more
Source:: Businessinsider – Strategy