“The rise of the independent entrepreneur is driven by their desire for freedom,” – Gary Swart.More than one out of three surveyed by Millennial Branding and oDesk said that if they had a choice between working at a startup or completing their college degree, they’d choose working at a startup. And many of us who live in this startup world know that working at a startup requires an entrepreneurial mindset: one that’s more risk-taking, creative, and independent.