There’s a punchline to an old joke that goes “Yes, the pay is lousy but the hours are great!”. Funny how it’s always the punchlines that we remember, rarely the joke itself.
Well, that’s my job to a tee. The money is bottom dollar. It’s as low as you can get without this being voluntary. As for the hours – I work when I want, as much as I want. Of course, some times are better for my line of work than others. Late at night is best, though it’s surprising just how successful the middle of the day can be too. It’s all a matter of location and a little advance knowledge.
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