– It's inspiring to experience the client's development with the expertise I contribute. On the other hand, it can be challenging to work alone often, so I actively nurture my network, says Roy.
In the beginning, Roy spent time comparing the difference between being a permanent employee and being a freelancer.
Advice for a smooth start
– Before embarked on a career as an independent freelancer, Roy elaborates, it's important to think carefully about all aspects of work, income and security. And it is an advantage to understand the advantages and disadvantages of the various employment contracts (permanent employee, hourly, freelancer) before you take the leap.