How to Stay Sane and Productive When You Work From Home

We've all learned that you shouldn’t bring your work home. That becomes rather problematic when you work from home. And while wearing sweatpants and setting your own hours are big perks of the work-from-home life, it can be hard to stay focused when…

10 Ways for Freelancers to Give Thanks this Thanksgiving

In the spirit of Thanksgiving, it is fitting to consider all the ways to give thanks for family, friends, health, and your freelance clients. Specifically, how to show gratitude to clients in order to guarantee a thriving referral business (because…

Can Nightmare Clients Make You a Better Freelancer?

Just about every freelancer has at least one horror story to tell about nightmare clients, unrealistic expectations, ever-changing demands, terrible pay, or maybe even no payment at all. Sometimes bad clients happen to good freelancers. Don't be afraid. There are ways…

Business Advice From 9 Successful Entrepreneurs

Have you ever had that feeling of being stuck in your entrepreneurial journey and you didn’t know what to do next? We have reached out to 9 entrepreneurs and asked for their best business advice. These people have been through…

Creating a Work-Life Balance as a Freelancer

In this “always connected” world we live in, maintaining a work-life balance has become increasingly more difficult. For many independent workers, the lines between work and life are even more blurred. While the freelance lifestyle affords you the freedom to…

Top 7 Efficiency Hacks for Busy Freelancers and Entrepreneurs

Freelancers and entrepreneurs often struggle with unfinished to-do lists, and work days that run way too late. Moving tasks to the side is rarely an option, especially if you are just starting out. Things have to be done. To avoid…

Essential Resources for Managing Your Freelance Business

Being your own boss means that you take on a number of responsibilities that you may not have initially considered. As a freelance business owner, you will need to play all of the roles in your business, including those that…

Freelancer Productivity Hacks: How to Find Your Lost Motivation

Sometimes the hardest part of being your own boss isn’t getting clients and earning a steady income. Instead, it’s finding the motivation to actually do the work you’ve been given. We know a lack of motivation doesn't mean you don't…

Habits of Freelancers Who Get Paid on Time

One of the most stressful parts of self-employment is managing cash flow. Even if you have consistent work (if so, kudos! you’re a step ahead of most), you may find yourself fretting about how to ensure you get paid, and…

The Working Stay-at-Home Parent Survival Guide

Balancing work and family is more challenging now than ever. Despite this, working parents have become the rule rather than the exception. Seventy percent of moms with kids under 18 work and are the primary or sole earners for 40…