How to Make Your Holiday Savings Last Through the Freelance Break

How to Make Your Holiday Savings Last Through the Freelance Break

The holidays are coming, friends. This is not a drill.

Let’s say your mom is being passive-aggressive about how long it’s been since your last visit. Or maybe your best friend from college (who you never really talk to, but still call your best friend) expects a thoughtful, personalized gift that needs to be shipped … Continue Reading

How to Brand Yourself and Get Your Freelancing Business out of the Garage

How to Brand Yourself and Get Your Freelancing Business out of the Garage

According to Freelancers Union’s 2015 “Freelancing in America” report, nearly 54 million people are freelancing in America. That’s 34% of the American workforce….54 million.

Sure, when all of your friends are punching a clock, it’s easy to feel isolated and alone… but the truth is that you’re actually floating in a giant sea of similar … Continue Reading

Genius Psychological Pricing Hacks to Increase Your Freelance Rate

Have you ever watched a parent negotiate with their kid over something? While you might disagree with the idea of negotiating with a small terrorist (trust me, that’s how it feels every once in awhile), the reality is that sometimes it’s either that, or enduring ear-splitting screams in a situation that you simply can’t get … Continue Reading

20 Places to Find Freelance Work (That Aren’t Upwork) in 2016

Sometimes, when jobs fall in your lap or your inbox is full of inquiries, freelancing feels like a walk through the park. You know, the kind where bluebirds tie your shoelaces and beautiful people with adorable dogs wink at you as they jog by? Those are the times when it’s fun to tell people, “Hi, … Continue Reading

Handy Tips for Staying Healthy While Freelancing

Awesome Exercises To Do At Your Desk To Stop Aches and Pain

You’re a freelancer! You set your own schedule! People want to be you! You look super hip with your coffee, and your cool computer! And your back pain from all the sitting! And the eye strain! You know, from all the computering! Wait… no.

Freelancing, in all its money-making, freedom-granting glory can actually take a … Continue Reading