Category: Freelancing

4 Sure Ways Of Failing As A Freelancer

The journey of freelancing is not an easy one; otherwise, everyone would have preferred it. The agility and flexibility that freelancing offers are unparalleled. A freelancer has autonomy, a factor absent in many formal employments. By autonomy, I mean you...

/ September 1, 2016

6 Time Management Tips for Developers

Your time is precious, especially when your life entails earning money from how you spend your time as a developer. We all want more money. The more the merrier to be honest, and hence you can get tempted to take...

/ August 31, 2016

Legal Concepts for Your Graphic Designer Contract Agreement

Scope Creep Imagine you’re in a conversation with a potential client, and they ask you to design a logo that will look great on the web. You agree on a price. After a few days, the client messages to tell...

/ August 3, 2016

How Assertiveness and Self-Confidence Help With Freelancing

Living the life of a freelancer has its own benefits and disadvantages. Undeniably, it offers less long-term certainty when you’re still starting out. You might even experience long droughts in between jobs and opportunities. But it exchanges all that for...

/ July 21, 2016

Tips to Avoid Non-Payment in Your Freelance Writing Gig

Your application as a freelance writer had just been accepted when this not-so-obscure question pops into your head, “Will I get paid on time – or at all?” Outsourcing your writing services online internationally for hopes of remuneration based on...

/ July 14, 2016

10 Things You do that Block Your Creativity

We all go through periods of creative blockage. But instead of sitting around and waiting for inspiration to strike you out of the blue, you can instead pinpoint what interrupts your creative activity and just deal with it. Here are...

/ June 28, 2016

Will Your Freelance Work Support a Digital Nomad Lifestyle?

Over the last few years, people have been realizing that one of the great advantages of being a freelancer is that you can work from anywhere. The advantages of freelancing – control over your schedule, freedom from the office and...

/ June 14, 2016

9 Ways to Prevent Getting Stiffed as a Freelancer

You just hustled to complete a project be the deadline that you’re given. You’re proud of the work and promptly send-out the invoice for your much-deserved compensation. As each day passes, you get more restless, irritated, stressed, and defeated. It’s...

/ June 6, 2016

3 Ways to Stay Positive and Motivated as a Freelancer

Becoming a freelancer can take you on quite the journey. You are your own boss, determine your own schedule, and can even work in your underwear if you please. Like all journeys, freelancing can become exhausting and you might find...

/ May 26, 2016