9 Ways To Make Freelancing Less Risky & More Financially Sustainable

Make freelancing less risky

Feeling nervous about freelancing because you’ve been told it’s risky, financially unstable, and stressful? Been there, friend! I used to imagine freelancing as a wild rollercoaster of ups and downs… which it can be. But it doesn’t have to be if you put the right measures to protect yourself in place. As a risk-averse, Type […]

How To Cope With Burnout As A Freelancer + 6 Tips To Avoid Burning Out

burnout as a freelancer

In 2020, I was on the verge of burnout. After years of working as a full-time freelancer for way too many clients, without taking any proper time off, having very few boundaries, often working on weekends and evenings, checking my phone and Slack all the time – I was done. Unmotivated. Exhausted. Frustrated. I would […]

7 Beginner-Friendly Freelance Jobs (+ Examples Of What To Offer)

Beginner friendly freelance jobs

When I first started freelancing online, I had no online work experience, no network, no highly specialized technical skillsets, no portfolio either, and no testimonials. I had a pretty tight budget because I was a corporate intern at the time so I also didn’t have money to invest in starting up something. I did have […]

8 Health Insurance Options for Self-Employed Freelancers

Freelancer Health Insurance

Health insurance is a complicated and oftentimes frustrating topic that we aren’t given much direction on – AND I know it’s a topic that often prevents would-be-amazing freelancers from making the career change they dream of. If “health insurance” is the reason you’re not freelancing or working for yourself yet… I have good news, and […]

9 Soft Skills All Successful Freelancers Need to Get Booked Out

Freelancer Digital Business Manager Bootcamp

There’s a lot of talk about technical training as a freelancer – mainly the skillsets and experience of the services you want to offer like business management, copywriting, design, and bookkeeping but what about the soft skills? We forget that soft skills – work ethic, and communication – play an equally important role in your […]

How to Send a Contract & Invoice as a Freelancer (+ 6 Free Tools)

Freelancer at work

Okay so you’ve just landed a freelance client and now you need to send a contract or invoice ASAP – first of all, congratulations to you! Sending contracts and invoices will soon become one of your favorite parts of freelancing because it means that a) you have a client and b) you’re going to get […]