5 Mistakes New Freelancers Make and How to Avoid Them

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There’s plenty of good advice and freelancer tips about what you should do to win clients, produce top-quality work, and make a profit out of freelancing, but what are some of the things you shouldn’t do? We’ve put together a list of some potential no-nos to avoid (and why) to ensure your freelance career is […]

7 Ways to Overcome Freelancer Procrastination

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Procrastination in anything can be unhelpful at best. But when you are running a freelance business, and certain tasks need to be done urgently, procrastination in any form can play havoc with client relationships and your long-term goals. Here are 7 ways to overcome freelance procrastination and beat admin overwhelm. 1. Discover your why The […]

Freelancers – How to Effectively Deal With Client Feedback

Client feedback is important and should be encouraged. It can help us learn and grow, and positive feedback can be used as compelling testimonials. But what about when you get feedback that, for whatever reason, doesn’t sit well with you or could even be perceived as negative? Here are 5 tips to deal with negative […]

6 Useful Online Tools for Freelance Writers

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Making a freelance career from your writing skills and helping clients with your compelling content and winning words that sell can be both rewarding and lucrative for both parties. But whether you are a freelance copywriter or content writer, there are some must-have online tools to include in your freelance writer toolkit to help you […]

5 Ways to Boost Your Mind, Body, and Spirit as a Freelancer

When freelancing, it can sometimes be easy to feel overwhelmed with all the tasks required to keep your business running and profitable. However, as well as the business side of things, it’s essential you take care of your physical and mental health too. After all, if you are a solopreneur, you are the business. Taking […]

4 Tips for Effective Freelancer-Client Project Meetings

Client meetings are part and parcel of freelance life, especially if you have long-term clients and work with an in-house team. From the initial discovery call to project update meetings to project completion, here are 4 considerations to ensure your client project meetings are effective, productive and a win-win for all parties involved. Agree on […]

How To Take Time Off Work As A Freelancer

You most likely embarked on your freelancer journey to have more freedom, escape from the 9 to 5 treadmill, be your own boss and do the work you love. But you probably didn’t take into account the extra hours you’d be working, how to plan for a vacation or take time off for the holidays. […]

How to Get Better Freelance Clients

If you’re a freelancer, it’s important to attract good clients that are the right fit for you so both parties can thrive, prosper and flourish.  At the beginning of your freelancer journey, you may find ideal client acquisition challenging and could end up taking on all the work offered to you, even if the client […]

How to Avoid Scope Creep as a Freelancer

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Project scope creep is a term commonly used to describe what happens when additional tasks are added to a project not agreed on or planned for at its inception. It can result in the project overrunning, being delayed or, in some cases, not even being completed. For a freelancer, scope creep can cause major problems. […]