Clients & Gigs

Before you quit your day job, make sure you can deliver

Consistency is one of the most important prerequisites for success.


Creativity Clients & Gigs

10 tips for managing major transitions

Surviving–and thriving through–stressful transitions.


Community Clients & Gigs

10 social media guidelines for freelancers

Ten tenets to keep you out of trouble online.


Community Clients & Gigs Creativity

3 ways to bring more freedom to your freelance business (without sacrificing income)

FREEDOM. Isn’t that one of the reasons you decided to go into business for yourself?


Community Clients & Gigs Creativity

Why quality should matter most

Supporting quality content is a virtuous cycle.


Community Clients & Gigs

Personal branding for freelancers: The 5 most common questions (and answers)

A personal brand is the most effective way to stand out in a crowded field.


Clients & Gigs

Revisiting #TimesUp and the world of freelancing

Whether you have been a victim, witnessed victimization, or stood in the gap as an ally and advocate, it is time for us to lend our voice.


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Two holes in your marketing

Being “good at what you do” is really just the price of admission.


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On the Move: Tips for Freelancers Without a Permanent Workspace

Freelancing can offer a lot of freedom. If you take these precautions, you can experience the benefits of autonomy with very few setbacks.


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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 quote prospective clients as a freelancer

Don’t trip on your way to the dinner table and spill everything


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Do you need to re-energize your 2018 Resolutions?

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…


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The Apple culture, in one word

Here’s a true story that might inspire you to have a different take on finding freelance gigs.


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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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Where to find a gig: a review of 8 writers’ platforms

Here is a review of 8 writers’ platforms, some good, some not so good, where you can earn money as a freelance writer.


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Freelancing is a force — and we need to reckon with it

We need our leaders to adapt to this changing landscape.


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Stop doing this one thing and become instantly more productive

It’s time to stop thinking of multi-tasking as a “résumé worthy skill” and more of a bad habit that needs to stop.


Clients & Gigs Creativity

On the mysteries of talent

Talented people sometimes think they don't need to work hard. They are wrong. Hard workers might think they don't have talent. They’re also wrong.


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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.