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LISTEN: Satisfaction of Being Self Employed is High

New research out from the Pew Research Center makes clear that Americans love having their own business relative to working for someone else.

Fifteen million Americans are self-employed, and roughly 75% of those do it full time. What’s more, 62% of those who are self-employed say they are either extremely satisfied with their choice of becoming an entrepreneur, or at least very satisfied compared to 51% of those who work for others in that same study.

Tune in to News/Talk 760 AM WJR weekday mornings at 7:11 a.m. for the WJR Business Beat. Listeners outside of the Detroit area can listen live HERE.

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