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Never Get a Real Job

Five things you need to know to always be your own boss

This story appears in the March 2011 issue of Start Up.

Unemployment and underemployment have become global epidemics. The age-old mantra that says "Work hard, get good grades and go to school to get a job" is antiquated. Now more than ever, to protect your livelihood and your financial future, you must learn how to create your own job to keep a job.

To help you do just that, here are five tips and a few reality checks.

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