For as dreamy as the freelance life is, I also know how intimidating it can seem. Are your palms sweaty at the thought of setting your rates? Are you trying to navigate the murky waters of accounting and taxes? Are you totally overwhelmed trying to figure out how to even get started with this whole freelancing thing? Deep breaths, my friend. I like to think my blog is packed full with the advice and insights you need to dominate the freelance game.
You’ve got this.
You know, there’s not a lot that I miss about working a standard full-time job. But, if there’s one thing that I miss the absolute most, it’s a steady, regular, and predictable paycheck. That’s one thing that I know I took for granted when I was still employed full-time. I knew exactly when I could […]
Hey there, friends! You know, I don’t think I ever formally announced this, but I recently joined the amazing team over at The Muse as a part-time staff writer. So, just a few days ago, I was working on this piece about old school networking methods and it really got me thinking. There’s no doubt […]
I’m back! I know, I ended up skipping a post yesterday (although, I’m pretty sure my mom is the only one that cared). I just couldn’t get back into the swing of things after returning from our long weekend away. But, I’m finally feeling settled back into the groove! I’m such a creature of habit […]
As I’m sure you could ascertain from yesterday’s post, things have been busy for me lately. In the freelance world, that’s definitely a good thing. But, when it comes to my personal life? Well, it can leave me feeling like I want to tear my hair out. Needless to say, I’ve been trying to make […]
There are a lot of things I’m good at when it comes to running my business. With that being said, there are plenty of areas where I still feel like I have no clue what I’m doing. What’s one of those areas? The legal side of my business. Whether a client hands me a contract […]
Do you ever have those days (or heck, even weeks!) when you just feel pretty down on yourself. Maybe you made a big mistake at work. Or, perhaps you’re dealing with a bad breakout and a terrible hair day. Or, maybe you found out a friend was saying some not-so-nice things behind your back. It […]