Clients & Gigs

What to consider before offering concierge freelance services

It may be time to think outside of the box for the best ways to provide clients with excellent service. Here are some things to consider.


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How to carve out time as a freelancer

There are some pragmatic steps that most people can take to integrate freelancing into their lives.


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5 soft skills that every freelancer should have

These soft skills are probably equally as important, if not more important, than some of the other skills that are needed to advance in one’s field.


Advocacy Community

The importance of solidarity in 2018 - the small steps that we can all take

The beautiful thing about solidarity is that you determine what being actively involved looks like for you.


Clients & Gigs

3 incentive programs that can help increase your clientele

You may not think be thinking about using incentives for your freelancing business, but you should.


Clients & Gigs Health

Can slowing down make you more productive?

By stepping away from the grind, I ended up being more productive.


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Is freelancing changing the way we think about a college education?

Do freelancers really need a college degree to get ahead professionally?


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How to reboot your freelancing career in 2018

It’s important to think about 2018 from the vantage point of your personal and professional goals.


Clients & Gigs Money & Taxes

Tired of funding your freelancing business out of pocket? Try this

Because a freelancer’s revenue or income may fluctuate, it is sometimes difficult to get access to cash from traditional lending sources. Here's one idea.


Advocacy

5 ways to be philanthropic as a freelancer

Giving back is not only doable, but quite enjoyable.


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4 great ways to manage your time

There are apps, devices, and techniques that you can use to improve your time management skills.


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Freelancing over the holidays? A simple guide to maintaining your sanity

The holidays can be a challenging time for freelancers. Here's how to avoid adding additional pressure.


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Can co-working with virtual strangers enhance your freelancing business?

Collaborating with strangers can add value to your business and increase the types of services that you offer.


Money & Taxes

Are you undercharging? How to price your freelance writing gigs

Whether you use one pricing method or a combination, make sure you are fairly compensated and transparent with your clients.


Clients & Gigs Advocacy

It’s not just a Hollywood problem: Freelancers and sexual harassment

Unfortunately there is no clear, uniform pathway for addressing workplace sexual harassment for freelancers.


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Think B2B and B2C marketing doesn’t matter for freelancers? Think again

Even if you only freelance on the side, you still can benefit from content marketing.


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How a stay-at-home dad found success as a freelancer

Nate has figured out how to work on projects that are purposeful and profitable without compromising his family life.


Creativity Clients & Gigs

3 tips for creating compelling content

Content generation can be one of the most difficult things about freelance blogging. Here's how to come up with compelling ideas.


Advocacy

Watch out for this: Arbitration and your rights as a freelancer

Freelancers need to pay attention to forced arbitration. Anything that takes away your right to present your case in court is problematic.


Clients & Gigs

What if the thing you are most afraid of doing is the thing you are supposed to do?

Great things are possible when you don't allow your fears to overwhelm you.