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.
I manage to get a lot done on any given day (at least, I certainly hope so). But, by the time the evening hits, I typically feel totally spent. My muscles are cramped. My eyes are blurry. I feel completely wiped out. So, while I’m all for making the most of every day, I figured […]
As a freelancer and business owner, I’ll be the first to admit that landing new clients is exciting! But, I’m always conscious not to get so wrapped up in the thrill of it all that I totally neglect the logistics. Yes, a lot of that administrative stuff is a total bore. But, it’s also the […]
You know, it’s funny. When most people find out that I work out of my home, one of the first things they usually say is, “It must be so nice to be able to work in your pajamas!” And, unlike that list of freelancing misconceptions I’ve talked about before, this statement is actually pretty true. I […]
I used to be one of those people who said I loved being busy. And, that’s still true to some extent. A busy day makes me feel productive, valued, and fulfilled. So, I guess I do love being busy. But, do you know what else I love? I love being able to watch a movie […]
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 […]