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14 Undeniable Perks Of Being Your Own Boss

"What are you gonna do, fire me?"

1. Three words: working from home.

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2. You don't have to worry about your superiors always looking over your shoulder. / Via

"That doesn't look like an Excel spreadsheet to me."

3. You get to pick your own working hours.


None of this Monday-to-Friday, nine-to-five crap. You work when it works for you.

4. And no one will tell you off for being literally two minutes late to work again.

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5. You'll never pretend to be doing work just for the sake of it.

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6. Or jump through hoops trying to "prove yourself".


There's nothing worse than having to impress a manager you don't even respect.

7. Because when you're the boss, you'll be working on projects you actually care about.

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You'll finally have the freedom to do whatever you want.

8. You don't have to take orders from people when you know you have a better way of doing things.

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Or waste time trying to convince others to give your ideas a shot.

9. Did we mention you can't get fired?


Even if you try.

10. Happy hour starts when you say it does.

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You call the shots, boss. Literally.

11. You're the only one who needs to approve your holidays.

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12. You can wear whatever the hell you want to work.

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Every day = casual Friday.

13. You'll enjoy the amazing sense of accomplishment that only comes from starting your own business.

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It's your baby! You should be proud.

14. You can be the boss you always wanted to have.

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Your future employees will thank you for it.

When you're the boss, MYOB has your back.