What To Do When Freelance Work Starts Drying Up

What To Do When Freelance Work Starts Drying Up

It’s only natural for a business to quieten down a bit during the festive period. When that happens though, a bigger business can usually take the hit and recover much more easily than a freelancer. When it’s just you running a business, even just a little less work can have big consequences….

Using Freelance Job Sites

How to Start Using Freelance Job Sites

How do you find freelance work? This has got to be the most common question asked by new freelancers. Unfortunately, clients don’t tend to come knocking on your door unless you already have a reputation. So, most get started with freelance job sites to build experience, grow their network and of course, to get paying…

Taking a Sick Day When You’re Self-Employed

Taking a Sick Day When You’re Self-Employed

Some people take pride in the fact that they never take sick days. Of course, this sounds great for companies, but the true fact is that they end up spreading their illness to other employees, especially when they are trapped in the same office all day. If you are self-employed you don’t have that problem,…

Make Your Breaks Count When You’re Freelancing

Make Your Breaks Count When You’re Freelancing

Ensuring you’re taking an adequate amount of work breaks is a difficult feat when you’re freelancing. They need to be long enough, but not run over, and substantial enough to benefit your productivity levels. You may even feel bad for considering having five minutes to yourself in the first place. After all, you’re fulfilling a…