Clients & Gigs

Women are better managers than men, according to new study

We all know what it’s like to have a terrible boss -- that’s probably why many of us went freelance in the first place. While flawed management can…


Creativity

A tired brain is a more creative brain, says science

Freelance night owls: tackle your most daunting creative problems in the early morning hours! A slightly groggy and tired brain may produce some of your best creative insights, according to…


Health

Why emotional intelligence counts

How important are “soft skills” like emotional intelligence when running a business, dealing with clients, or even managing your personal relationships? According to psychologist Daniel Goleman...very. Emotional intelligence refers…


Health

The benefits of heading to your local museum

One of the major perks of freelancing is the freedom to sneak in a day trip to a museum or other cultural event, without having to endure the weekend masses…


Money & Taxes

Attention New Yorkers! Want FREE help with your taxes?

Calling all New Yorkers! Did you know you can get help filing your taxes, for FREE? New York City’s Department of Consumer Affairs leads the largest, free tax preparation…