Getting Stiffed: An Infographic

If you’re a freelancer, chances are you’ve been stiffed by a client. (Your chances are 40%, in fact.) And if you haven’t, chances are (3 in 4)…


Join the Conversation About Big Goals for 2012

Still figuring out what you want to tackle in 2012? Get motivated and inspired with the DIY Business Association's Twitter chat this Thursday, January 5. The theme? Setting Big, Hairy,…


Don’t Wait Up Honey -- I’m Going to the Benefit!

Tonight we’re welcoming friends, partners, and members to Housing Works Bookstore Cafe for our Annual Benefit. This year we’ll be celebrating a new age of work and our…


Three Ways to Give Thanks as a Freelancer

Thanksgiving is on its way. With much of our country focused (understandably) on what’s going wrong, we’re looking forward to this chance to reflect on the things that…


Should We Be Going Dutch?

We just had the pleasure of our first meeting with Linde Gonggrijp, the director of FNV Zelfstandigen, which is the independent-worker arm of the Dutch Trade Union Federation. Though the…