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Bottom Line: Economy Forces Job Switches

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Bottom Line: Economy Forces Job Switches

Economy

Bottom Line: Economy Forces Job Switches

Bottom Line: Economy Forces Job Switches

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Laid off from white collar jobs, some people are reinventing themselves as independent contractors. For many it's an awkward fit, motivated more by necessity than a desire for independence.