It looks like I’m not the only one thinking about getting out from other The Man. Marco Arment wrote in “A future full-time job“:
Realistically, nobody has job security. It’s a myth.
Marco gets right to the nut of the scary parts.
The difference is who’s responsible for keeping you in your job, and specifically, how much of that control you yield to others. When you work for yourself, it’s all just you.
It’s a big jump.