The internet economy is real and will continue to grow as more people embrace the internet for business and other aspects of their lives. Social media is a significant phenomenon that is driving internet use and empowering us to connect, share, and learn. Thanks to the internet you can launch and grow a business from anywhere and you can hire and manage vendors across the globe. Entrepreneurs are managing multi-million dollar single employee businesses from their homes. Pharmacists and other healthcare professionals can participate in the internet economy by selling their knowledge and leveraging their expertise to generate part-time or full-time income from their own businesses or work from home (virtual) pharmacist jobs.
According to a Forbes article “The U.S. Census Bureau found there were 30,174 “nonemployer” firms that brought in $1 million to $2,499,999 in 2013. That number has grown from 29,494 in 2012 and 26,744 in 2011. And there are many more nonemployer businesses getting close to the $1 million mark. In 2013, there were 221,815 bringing in $500,000 to $999,999, a number that held steady since 2012.”