Sometimes you just know that it’s the right time to start your freelance business.

Other times, you may need a little push to get going.

Luckily, there are a few key characteristic traits that will help you determine if it’s finally time to make the leap.

The first and arguably most important trait is motivation.


Being motivated to do well is one of the most frequently mentioned characteristics for an entrepreneur but there’s more to it than just the drive to succeed. The best in the business combine motivation and ambition to have an approach to their business that works. They are goal orientated while having the stamina to overcome hurdles when they occur. They want to do well, be influential and attract attention, having a motivation to perform and excel in their profession.”

See the other 4 traits at Creative Digest.