5 Reasons why Freelance Time Tracking is a MUST

If you are a freelancer looking into ways to organize your schedule, you’ve come to the right place! In this post, we will explore the ways a freelance time tracking software helps you organize your workflow and increase productivity. We know the struggle of wrapping up a workday and feeling like you’ve accomplished only a …

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Choosing a Pricing Model that Fits your Freelance Business

If you’re a freelancer, you’ve probably noticed how professionals in the same field as you may charge a lot more for the same services, or a lot less. A quick browse through Upwork, for example, and you’ll quickly realize that there is not just one pricing model for freelance services. Some freelancers prefer charging a …

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5 Things to consider if you want to become a Digital Nomad

There’s a lot of buzz lately, amongst millennials mostly, about the excitement that being a digital nomad brings to a freelancer’s life.  The digital nomad lifestyle is trendy, beloved by many, and envied by others for its special nature and liberties. So, what is the definition of a digital nomad and the so-called movement, anyway? What …

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8 Cities with the Best Networking for Freelancers

As a freelancer, you know your career has grown leaps and bounds thanks to technology which allows you to work remotely through various online tools. Even new freelancers can use multiple online networking and job posting sites to develop their new careers. It’s easy to focus on the online environment for networking to find clients, work, and any other type …

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What is career development and why it’s important for freelancers

Finding your true vocation may be something you discovered when you were 5 years old. Maybe you’re 30 while reading this but still not have a clue what this might be and you’re just freelancing to get by until the moment of ultimate inspiration comes. But then, who said it will ever come? Not all …

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6 tips: how to take a holiday when you are a freelancer

Being a freelancer is all about freedom; you get to decide your daily schedule, arrange your obligations according to it and prioritize your workload as you see fit. But freelancing entails challenges as well. While being your own boss is great, managing your one-man shop is difficult because of all the roles you need to fulfill! Thankfully, automatic …

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4 Freelance Contract Tips to Always Get Paid on Time

Being a freelancer or owning a small business has undeniable perks compared to being a 9 to 5 employee. You get to organize your own program, shape your business according to your philosophy, all the while being at home in your cozy pajamas. Τhe possibilities can go as far as your imagination. At the same time, you …

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Boost your freelancing career by capitalizing on word of mouth!

Word of Mouth marketing (aka WOM Marketing): You would think that in the digitized era we live in, it would be a thing of the past. Actually, this couldn’t be farther from the truth, as the best brands in the world rely heavily on word of mouth marketing for their products’ success and their customers’ satisfaction ratings. It is considered to …

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Personal Brand: Dos & Don’ts for Freelancers

The image of the freelancer is often portrayed as one of an underdog, always scrapping for work, fighting for a good rate, or just to get paid. Yet, with a little effort, it is possible, no matter what the reality, to present yourself to potential clients as a firm, calm and respected professional. This personal brand …

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5 tips for a succesful freelancing portfolio website

We judge books by their cover all the time. And why not? Book covers are not the nondescript affairs that they once were. Modern ones give plenty of info about the book: there’s a plot summary, a short author bio, excerpts from reviews and recommendations, and more. Lacking more detailed information, a book cover is …

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