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How To Start Freelancing With No Samples

Here are five ways to start freelancing without published samples or a fat portfolio.

Why You Shouldn’t Work For Exposure

If you think working for free is an opportunity-builder, you’re mistaken.

Prepare Your Creative Business for Natural Disasters

Do you have a disaster plan for your freelance or creative business? Here are some tips to help.

8 Ways To Make Freelance Clients Happier

Use these tactics to keep your freelance clients happy.

Executives Reveal Top Challenges With Freelancers

Executives reveal the challenges of dealing with freelancers. And the #1 is not what you would expect.

This B.S. of Working in Pajamas

Touting the option to freelance in pajamas is ridiculous whether you’re a freelancer or someone trying to hire one.

The Weekly Wrap: Writing & Freelance News

Sexual harassment stats for freelancers. Best length for a blog. And more…

Questions Freelancers Should Think About

Is it normal for potential clients to ask for your availability or info about other clients?

7 Areas To Improve Freelancing In 2018

Here are seven areas that I plan to focus on to improve my freelance writing business in 2018.

How Carefully Do You Consider Payment Details?

Are you a stickler for the details in a payment agreement. I am. Here’s why.

Holiday Availability Is A Freelance Selling Point

Holiday availability could help you get more freelance jobs.

What To Do About An Unpaid Invoice

You sent an invoice. You haven’t received payment. Here’s what you should do.

The Reminder From Losing A Major Freelance Client

If we spend more time pursuing opportunity, we may spend less time dealing with misfortune.

Don’t Allow Freelance Clients To Hijack Your Schedule

Controlling your time is an important part of freelancing. Losing a grip on that control can hurt you in more than one way.

How Freelancers Can Avoid Post-Travel Stress

Don’t allow post-vacation affairs to strip away the bliss from your trip.