What's needed to successfully be your own boss?
There are a number of key ingredients in the recipe for success, falling into three categories:
(3) Personal Situation
By "Skills" I mean: what do you need to know or be able to do?
The Tools you need might be a work space, computer, software or other things that you need.
Finally, your personal situation, such as your finances or financial needs, other commitments, etc, can also impact your success in your efforts to be your own boss.
In order to be your own boss, you need to assess:
(1) Skills - do you have the necessary expertise or training?
(2) Tools - do you have the right software, hardware, workspace?
(3) Personal Situation - financial/personal needs, other commitments?