More and more women are considering ditching full-time employment for the benefits that come with freelance work. The lure is becoming your own boss and to determine your income stream. In other words, you can work whenever and wherever you want, unlike the restrictive 9-5 life of a corporate professional. According to a recent report by The Southern African Freelancers’ Association, 67% of women dominate the freelance media sector. Currently, creative industries like communications, media, arts and design are leading the way in the global “gig economy”.