Financial independence via self-employemnt is still possible, and there are a number of pathways to that goal.
The conventional financial industry touts gaining financial independence by playing Wall Street’s game: working a conventional job for decades to accumulate a chunk of money in retirement funds that Wall Street wizards magically squeeze for hefty annual returns in a zero-yield world–in a completely risk-free manner that keeps your nest egg intact, of course.
In 2016, the US Dept. of Labor forecasts the I.T. labor force will expand at 12% this decade -faster than any other industry.
So where are the jobs?
Here are U.S. News’ nine Best Technology Jobs of 2016, with the lowest unemployment rates.
#1 – Systems Analyst
#2 – Software Developer
#3 – Web Developer
#4 – IT Manager
#5 – Data Security Analyst
#6 – Database Administrator
#7 – PC Support Specialist
#8 – PC Systems Administrator
#9 – PC Programmer
So what do you think is the hottest I.T. career move in 2016?