Now, more than ever, side hustles are gaining momentum. It’s no surprise we’re hearing a lot about people who have found success with an after-hours side hustle—or that you’d want in! If you have big entrepreneurial dreams and you feel as if you should be out there doing your own thing, you have to act on… Continue reading The Secret to a Successful Side Hustle
Having trouble choosing a freelance writing niche? Been there, done that! When I started freelance writing, I was against choosing a niche for the longest time. I thought if I narrowed my services down, I would miss out on clients. As a new freelance writer, that was the last thing I wanted. After all, I… Continue reading How to Choose a Freelance Writing Niche (In 5 Easy Steps!)
Many new freelancers are surprised to find out how much work actually goes into freelancing. But, freelancing is a business and for it to grow, you need to have the right tools in your toolkit. From project management tools to marketing tools, it’s important to invest in and utilize tools that support and streamline your… Continue reading 13 Must-Have Tools to Help Freelancers Run and Grow Their Business
As freelance writers, we are entrepreneurs trying to grow a business. But, growing a successful freelance writing business isn’t easy. It requires a lot of hard work and dedication, and we often feel like we have to do it all at once. Our time, focus, and energy is all over the place trying to get… Continue reading 6 Super Simple Ways for Freelancer Writers to Practice Self-Care
Looking for recommendations for the best writing and business podcasts? You’re in luck! I’ve rounded up 15 of my favorite podcasts for writers and entrepreneurs. To make it a little easier to navigate, this post is broken up into 3 sections. Use the links below to skip to the section that interests you the most.… Continue reading 15 Podcasts to Help Freelance Writers & Entrepreneurs Grow Their Business
Do you find it hard to say no to a freelance client? You’re not the only one! Many freelancers find it hard to say no when offered a new opportunity, even if it means making a sacrifice to fit in their schedule. As a result, they tend to feel overworked and stressed out. Learning to… Continue reading How to Say No to a Freelance Client (Without Burning Any Bridges)
Remote working is basically working outside the four secure walls of a business premise. Whether it’s part of the business policies or is a move necessitated by the current coronavirus pandemic, working remotely exposes both the work devices and confidential information to risk. In this article, we look at some of the risks of telecommuting.… Continue reading 5 Cybersecurity Tips for Working Remotely
Saving for retirement as a freelancer isn’t impossible! This article will offer some easy (and actionable) tips freelancers can use to start planning for retirement so you can feel more in control of your financial future.
Do you have an amazing idea for a new business that you are sure will skyrocket? You sat down and developed a fantastic business plan, but you do not know what next? How do you make the first step to actually owning a business? It might console you to learn that you are not alone… Continue reading Stuck in the Business Planning Process? 5 Tips to Move Forward
Procrastination is one of the biggest enemies of people in the business world, whether running a successful business or just starting out. The feeling that there is something slightly less important to see or do instead of actually working can set you back terribly. Sadly, today’s world is full of these distractions. From our TVs… Continue reading Business Planning Process: Are You Planning or Procrastinating?