Category: Freelancing

Freelancing

9 Free Tools To Help Get Newbie Freelancers Started

If you don't already do freelance work, chances are you will within the next few years. Full-time jobs are on the decline. Companies have laid of millions of employees and have no plans to re-hire for those positions. When they need work done, they'll hire freelancers. This can be both a blessing and a curse…

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How to Find New Clients as a Freelancer

Whether you’re brand new to freelancing, or you’re just trying to build your clientele, the most difficult problem is finding clients. Since you're basically the product, you must learn how to sell yourself and get the business you deserve. While it might seem frustrating when you don't get hired on projects you're clearly made for, don’t…

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Important Things I’ve Learned from Freelancing

Choosing to work from home seems like it could be the best thing to ever happen to you, but there are a few things you really need to take into consideration before beginning work from your bedroom. Since freelancing is becoming increasingly popular, more and more people are doing it. That means, you, me, and…

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4 Marketing Techniques For Budget-Strapped Freelancers

These days, more people than ever are choosing to set-up their own freelancing business and it's easy to see why. Freelancing allows you to work your own hours, choose your own clients and ultimately, become your own boss. It can also offer some people a favourable work/life balance that they simply couldn't achieve in a…

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How to Make the Move into Freelancing

If you've been working for awhile and feel the need for a change, you should considering taking a shot at freelancing. Almost everyone that I know has thought, at one time or another, about working independently. Some have a passion that they want to develop while others dream of being able to use their work…

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5 Tips to Help You Decide Your Rates as a Freelancer

Many have hailed 2013 as the era of the freelancer, and they seem to have a point. ONS Labour Market Statistics [links to PDF] show that between April and September 2013, 15,000 people registered as self-employed, bringing the total of self-employed people in the UK up to 4.2 million. The increase in self-employed people isn't…

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