Freelance

The 7 Steps to Going Freelance

Going freelance is not for the faint-hearted. You need to have guts to abandon the financial security of the 9-5 in favour of jumping into the unknown. But for those of those who have done it, the rewards are great. Going it alone might seem daunting but with dedication, it will be worthwhile in the…

Fiverr

Fiverr: We’ll Become ‘Indispensable’ to Freelancers

Fiverr, the freelance marketplace that began by encouraging freelancers to specify services they would sell for – yep, you’ve guessed it – a fiver, has come in for a lot of criticism since its inception in 2010. But CEO Micha Kaufman claims the site has gone from strength to strength – and that the future…

Advice for freelancers

Advice on balancing multiple freelance clients

Variety and a multitude of clients is both a blessing and a curse for the stressed out freelancer who is constantly pin-balling from customer to customer, balancing different deadlines and requirements. This is all part of the thrill that seduced you into abandoning the safety of your full-time employment routine in the first place though,…