Today, I want to share with you 3 really simple to-do list apps that freelancers can use. If you are a more experienced freelancer or you're juggling a lot of clients/projects, you may want to consider using something a little bit more robust, like Trello or Asana. The to-do list apps I am sharing … [Read more...] about 3 Simple To-Do List Apps for Freelancers
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I want to share something that has been on my mind a lot lately. I came across this from another entrepreneur and it resonated so much with where I was at the time - at a point in my business where I chose to make a huge pivot and the reasons for that pivot. Let’s begin the story! As you know, … [Read more...] about What’s Your “Enough” Number as a Business Owner?
One of the greatest challenges that freelancers experience is figuring out how to deal with the ups and downs of freelancing. Sometimes our income fluctuates from month to month, or even across different seasons. The income of freelancing can fluctuate and you should have a plan to address … [Read more...] about How to Deal with the Up and Down Income of Freelancing
Did you know that as a freelancer you're actually far more of a salesperson than you might have anticipated? You have to be good at selling yourself if you want to succeed as a freelancer. A lot of what we do is selling our work and selling ourselves. Clients are essentially buying whatever your … [Read more...] about Why All Freelancers Have to Be Good At Sales – You Are Selling Yourself
Never ending deadlines? Feeling like you're no longer in control? Take a deep breath. There is a vast difference between being challenged and being overwhelmed. There could also be a whole spectrum of reasons as to why you might've found yourself - as I have - feeling this way. In this post, I … [Read more...] about Tips for Dealing With The Overwhelm in Your Freelance Business
Can you tell us more about your background and how you started blogging?Hello! I'm Michelle Schroeder-Gardner and I am the writer and owner of the personal finance website, Making Sense of Cents. Around five years ago, I created Making Sense of Cents completely as a hobby. I wanted to help … [Read more...] about Guest Feature: Michelle Schroeder-Gardner of Making Sense of Cents