Laura outlines how the world of work is changing and the many opportunities for freelancing that are available. Laura Briggs is a former inner city teacher who left education to pursue a career in freelance writing. Since 2012, she’s worked with more than 300 clients including companies like Microsoft and TrueCar providing online marketing and writing support. Today, she teaches other freelancers how to launch and grow sustainable and flexible careers from home. Her first book will be published in July 2019 by Entrepreneur Press. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community.