Top Tips for Website Development Freelancers to Source New Clients

by / ⠀Career Advice Remote Work / September 19, 2022
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As a freelancer, you have ample opportunities. Especially those on the internet. With places like Fiverr and Upwork, it can be a crowded and competitive industry. This is especially true for those in website development. Website development requires several niche skills as well as a creative mindset. It may feel impossible to get someone to notice you, but all it takes is some time. Clients want good quality…

Three Lessons You Need To Master to Become a Great Freelancer

by / ⠀Blog / September 6, 2022
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There seem to be quite a lot of misconceptions in people’s minds about being a freelancer. One-half think they will spend all their time working on projects they enjoy, turning down work that doesn’t suit their taste. And the other half believes that being a freelancer can be a side hustle but not a career. Both are wrong. Being a freelancer isn’t a cakewalk, as many seem to…

How to Setup Your Freelancing Business for Recurring Income

by / ⠀Blog / September 1, 2022
How To Setup Your Freelancing Business For Recurring Income

It’s definitely not easy to set up your freelancing business. You have to do a lot to survive in the market and build your brand. To ensure that you don’t find your freelancing business struggling to stay afloat, you must strategize to maintain the cash flow. This is where recurring income plays a crucial role. So what’s recurring income, and how can it benefit your freelancing business? To…

3 Steps to Starting Your First Freelance Business

by / ⠀Blog Career Advice / May 16, 2016
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I’m not going to sugarcoat it, sell you rainbows and unicorns, or tell you that becoming an entrepreneur will make you instantly rich. And I’m definitely not going to tell you that it’s easy.  Starting your own business is HARD. The biggest component to success is a high risk tolerance. I have repeatedly struggled to find my footing, pay bills, and get everything set up before finally finding…

5 Reasons Your Business Is Begging For a Freelancer

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship Startup Advice / August 31, 2013
Your Business Is Begging For a Freelancer

“Welcome to the world of small business owners! We’re so happy you’re here! Come, let us show you the ropes.” Not quite the reception you got when you dropped anchor and officially launched your small business? No one laid out the red carpet for you? The truth is, the beginning can be quite rocky for a small business owner, with a lot of twists, turns and unexpected bumps…

Top Tips For Businesses Working With Freelancers

by / ⠀Startup Advice / April 28, 2013

Once a business begins to grow and flourish, you may find you need extra help to lighten the load. Hiring more staff may not always be feasible and finding suitable candidates can be time-consuming, so you may want to consider using a freelancer. A freelancer can be a highly worthwhile addition to any company. Some people may be reluctant to consider the use of a freelancer because the…

Tips For Mastering Your Finances As A Freelancer

by / ⠀Startup Advice / March 20, 2013

Freelance work can be tremendously rewarding, and some people can’t imagine doing anything else with their lives. Free from the constraints of offices, set schedules and traffic, those who freelance can set their own hours and still do what they love. However, freelance work requires discipline, and those who fail to track their finances appropriately sometimes run into difficulties. Fortunately, all freelancers can develop a system that will…

Are Freelancers the Future of Work?

by / ⠀Startup Advice / October 26, 2011

A recent article in MSN’s Business on Main discusses how small business are not hiring like they used and never will hire that way again because of freelancers. Freelancers have become an integral part of every business and provide businesses with talented help but with greatly reduced costs. It’s also easier than ever to work with freelancers because of the online tools that are available today to collaborate…