Where To Set Up Your Freelance Workspace

One of the joys of working for yourself is that you get to work from anywhere. For most of us all we need is our laptop and a decent wi-fi connection. But some of us work better in certain environments, and if you’re just starting out on this solo journey...

How To Tell People What You Do

What do you do? You hear it everywhere. At networking events. At conferences. At the cafe. At family get-togethers and friends’ weddings. From your parents, your old college friends, potential clients… Everyone wants to know… what do you do? When you...

How Much Should Freelancers Charge?

For new freelancers, the question of “How much should freelancers charge?” is often the trickiest one to answer. Setting your freelance rate can seem like a daunting task. How the heck should you know what you should charge when market rates range from...

This is awkward…

So, I’ve been quiet for a MINUTE now. And by a minute I mean like a couple months. And I just feel terrible about it… At first it was because I was traveling with a group of friends in South East Asia, and I decided to take a quick break from blogging so I...

9 to No Thank You with Nikki Groom

Welcome to 9 to No Thank You! an interview series with freelancers who kicked their 9 to 5 habit and now kick serious business butt. These inspiring ladies are sharing the stories of their cubicle escape, and giving helpful tips along the way.Today we’re joined...

9 to No Thank You With Marie Poulin

Welcome to 9 to No Thank You! an interview series with freelancers who kicked their 9 to 5 habit and now kick serious business butt. These inspiring ladies are sharing the stories of their cubicle escape, and giving helpful tips along the way. Today we’re...

The #1 Mistake Freelancers Make When Pitching Clients

The proposal. The cover letter. The pitch. Whatever you want to call it, this is the piece of the puzzle that can make or break your career as a freelancer. If you never master it, you never close clients and you never get paid. Wamp wamp. You don’t have to be...

9 to No Thank You With Shawn Fink

Welcome to 9 to No Thank You! an interview series with freelancers who kicked their 9 to 5 habit and now kick serious business butt. These inspiring ladies are sharing the stories of their cubicle escape, and giving helpful tips along the way. Today we’re...

3 Mistakes I Made When I Started Freelancing

Looking back on when I started freelancing, I had no idea what I was doing. Now that I’ve been doing it for a while, I can pretty clearly see some of the mistakes I made. Thanks to years of trial and error, reading a ton of content, getting advice from coaches...