Clients & Gigs

5 reasons I sacrifice security to be my own boss

Why sacrifice a full-time job with benefits to be your own boss? Here's why.


Clients & Gigs

What to do when you hit freelancer burnout

Burnout is an all-too-familiar situation for freelancers. Here's what to do when you hit it.


Clients & Gigs

3 tips for attracting and sustaining high-value clients

Attracting and sustaining high value clients may take some extra time, but they are important for your business.


Advocacy

Join our focus groups on the ups and downs of a freelance lifestyle (and receive $30)

We're looking for experienced freelancers to join two focus groups on economic instability and freelance work.


Clients & Gigs

Working from home? Don’t make this mistake

This is a post from a member of the Freelancers Union community. If you’re interested in sharing your expertise, your story, or some advice you think will help a…


Clients & Gigs

How to choose your freelance services

This is a post from a member of the Freelancers Union community. If you’re interested in sharing your expertise, your story, or some advice you think will help a…


3 tips for feeling empowered as a freelancer

Feeling empowered can lead to longevity and sustainability in your freelance business.


Clients & Gigs

Confessions of a (haunted) ghostwriter

Your daily reminder to read your contracts closely.


Clients & Gigs

The one way of thinking that gets you ahead in life

If you don’t go after what you want, you’ll always be stuck in the same place.


Money & Taxes

Looking for a new gig? Look for new tax deductions too

If you are looking for a new job, lighten your tax burden with tax deductions designed to mitigate the costs of job-seeking.


Clients & Gigs

On editors, good, bad and otherwise

A good editor knows what tone they want and can help the writer get there.


Clients & Gigs

Create a productive minimalist office space

Do you have a hard time getting stuff done around the office? Reduce the number of stimuli that your brain is taking in.


Clients & Gigs

How to scale your business with content marketing

Content marketing is one of the most powerful tools that businesses and freelancers can use to grow their business.


Clients & Gigs

Gauging your options after a career setback

Here are some of the most important things to think about when your career feels like it’s stalled.


Money & Taxes

Qapital App makes saving money the easiest part of freelancing

Use Qapital to save and spend your money on the things that matter most to you—and forget about the things that don't.


Community Advocacy

What Labor Day means for freelancers

What would it look like if freelancers stood together like the workers who created Labor Day?


Clients & Gigs

Preparing children for the freelance economy

Here are three ways to prepare your child for the ever-growing freelance economy and other transformative business trends.


Clients & Gigs

A marketing plan to start getting clients today

If you just commit to spending one day a week on marketing tasks, you will have a flourishing business in no time at all.


Clients & Gigs

8 tips for working with clients from long distances

Having long distance clients is a great way to increase your client roster. Here are some tips to be successful.