Many company founders believe self-employment will allow them to control when and how much they work. Theoretically, being your own boss gives you flexible hours. But how flexible can hours be when you're working 16 of them every day? For Better or For Work
I think that for many business owners the “flex” is that the work hours just take up the whole day all the time. There is little flex in the other way as even on vacation you put a few hours in early and call it vacation.