By now, it is not too hard to infer that I am a salaried worker or employee of a company. I have had thought about entrepreneurship before, though in a fleeing manner: being your own Boss, working at your own pace and time, greater control over your path in life and greater sense of satisfaction at work.

However, when most people think about embarking as an entrepreneurs or leave the company they are currently in to start work outside, what they really mean is to be self-employed or work for themselves.

There are differences between the following:

Professionals have studied and are working in their specialised field
Self-employed does everything
Business owners own and grow businesses
Entrepreneurs employ skilled people to do work

What does being a Professional entails?

Professionals are specialists qualified in their own fields. They could be your accountants, lawyers, doctors etc. They have to be physically there