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.


3 tips for feeling empowered as a freelancer

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


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.


Clients & Gigs

6 tips for creating a social media presence that works

Social media is a virtual gold mine if you figure out how to use it to your advantage.


Clients & Gigs

3 steps for turning your passion into a career

Here three of the ways I leveraged something that I love into a successful second career.


Clients & Gigs

Dealing with writer’s block (again)

Writers block can't be avoided, but you can develop coping strategies to help you beat it.


Clients & Gigs Money & Taxes

5 facts about freelancing that may surprise you

A new meta-study of freelancing reveals some surprising facts about independent workers.


Money & Taxes Clients & Gigs

Can love be the guiding force of your business?

Love and passion just don’t seem to belong in a discussion about business practices. But shouldn’t they?


Clients & Gigs

5 tips for freelancers who are thinking about ghostwriting

Ghostwriting can be an interesting and lucrative form of freelancing that too many people sleep on.


Advocacy

More evidence that freelancers are stronger together

Freelancers are more powerful as a united community.


Clients & Gigs

Jay-Z’s 4:44 and our cultural obsession with entrepreneurship

When you enter a life of entrepreneurship, know that your experiences will be as unique and highly configured as you are.


Money & Taxes

Let’s talk about the "M" word

Because freelancers often enjoy certain levels of autonomy and independence, we are perfectly positioned to have more honest conversations about money.


Clients & Gigs Community

Why we need to pay attention to millennials on diversity and entrepreneurship

One of the greatest gifts that millennials give us, especially as entrepreneurs, is that they are changing the culture.


The ‘Wonder Woman’ effect on women entrepreneurs

Why female business owners need to be more visible, accessible and encouraging of one another as the workplace and economy continues to change.


Advocacy

Why freelancing skills should be taught early

It's critical to prepare younger generations for the changing economy.


Community

Why mentorship matters

Take the time to seek out people who will give you honest feedback and keep you inspired.


Clients & Gigs

Freelancing and the racial divide

Studies suggest that there is a racial divide in freelancing, but the larger question is why?


Clients & Gigs

Are you ready for the future of freelancing?

The more diverse your skill set, the more opportunities you'll have. Here's how to prepare for the future of freelancing.


Clients & Gigs Health

How to avoid burnout

It is not uncommon for entrepreneurs to hit a wall. The key is to come up with coping strategies to help you deal with it.


Clients & Gigs Money & Taxes

The 3 biggest mistakes that second career freelancers make

Before you launch your second career as a freelancer, learn from these three common mistakes.