How to make a living freelance in Canada
Posted September 27, 2018 09:13:22The job market in Canada is booming.
The number of people looking for work in Canada has doubled in the past four years to more than 11 million people, according to the Canadian Federation of Independent Business.
The average salary for a full-time employee in the country is now $71,400, according the Canadian Labour Congress.
That’s up more than 5 per cent in just four years.
Freelancers have the opportunity to be part of the next wave of economic growth.
The job opportunities are endless, and the people who find them are eager to earn a living.
The freelance gig is becoming more popular than ever before.
The industry has grown to be the second largest in the world after the entertainment industry.
Freakonomics co-host and CEO Carl Zimmer has written a book about how the internet can transform the way we work, and how freelancers can make their mark.
Freakyonomics: A Guide to the World of Work will be released on Tuesday, September 29th.
Follow Carl on Twitter at @carlzimmer.