Millions of people choose the life of a freelancer, OK to be fair some are there not through choice, to fulfil their dreams and to build a life they have always wanted only to be paralysed and end up in a hell pit of fear. Sat at home staring at … [Read more...] about Escaping the hell pit of fear – how to become a braver freelancer
Archives for October 2016
1. Gig Economy How the Gig Economy Profits off DesperationWhile the gig economy promises to free workers from the traditional, drab 9-to-5 work environment, the reality is quite different. Many contractors employed in gig economy–type jobs … [Read more...] about What We Are Reading This Week #68972
Ok, let's work out what marketing is for a freelancer. Tweeting all day and talking in forums and going to events will feel like you have done something but “hours put in” does not mean “more work” and while we are here - doing free work to get your … [Read more...] about Freelancer Blog: Market Your Services
The life of the freelancer has many challenges, one being marketing. Often a freelancer has developed, like all workers, skills and expertise in a particular field, often those skills have been developed inside an organisation, where there were … [Read more...] about The 3 R’s of marketing as a freelancer and how to get heard.
1. WorkWrite Club "Deep Work" @Work Hubs Ever ThursdayOur weekly Write Club 'Deep Work' is ideal for anyone who writes and needs a block of time to write and gain the inspiration from being around other writers. The group meets every Thursday, writes … [Read more...] about What We Are Reading This Week #7979
Creating your very best in life is a work of art, not necessarily a painting, but it is a creation that has to be crafted. It is not tipping something out of a jelly mould and sticking a label on it. Then knocking it out cheaply with ugly sales … [Read more...] about The art of freelancing