Check out this article from BrandMaker News. So many of us are worrying about how to make the most of our nine to five that we forget how much of our success lies in understanding the power of our personal brand. Take inventory of what you bring to the table and evaluate the market value of the contributions you could make to any employer. Better still, consider whether it makes more sense financially and psychologically to strike out on your own. Athletes who become free agents understand this better than anyone. We can learn some lessons from LeBron.