Freelancing is A Lifestyle

For me freelancing isn’t about entrepreneurship or running a small business. It’s about living a more fulfilling life. I call the shots so I can do what I want when I want, to an extent of course but you hopefully get what I'm saying. If I want to go out and ride my bike at 2pm on a Tuesday, well … [Read more...]

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Finding Your Freelance Groove

Remember when I posted about waking up early? I was doing really well getting up at 7 AM almost every morning M-F, with the exception of a Tuesday here and there I would sleep in. My work day was over by 1-2pm most days and I had to rest of the day to do whatever I wanted, which was pretty … [Read more...]

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Tackle it Now, Not Later

For a long time I would save the most difficult pieces of work for last. Meaning if I didn’t know how to do something I would just do all the parts I did and save the hard part for last. You might think that sounds like good idea because you get yourself pumped by knocking out the easy stuff, so … [Read more...]

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Your First 5 Freelance Clients

Have you been planning and scheming how to build your stream of clients once you turn freelance? It's great to have long term goals with set paths to achieve them, but don't overthink getting your first few freelance clients. If you're thinking about SEO and big marketing goals, you're doing it … [Read more...]

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Are you prepared if work slows down?

Growing up I had a friend that saved all his money with serious vigor. I mean he was TIGHT. He would wear down the bearings in his skateboard trucks until they were literally locking up before buying new ones. If you’ve ever ridden a skateboard and had wheel bite you know similar pain. I don’t … [Read more...]

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Have you thought about your End Goal?

Recently a post caught my eye on twitter called "What's My End Game?" from Matthew Lang. Cliffs: He's not sure. This is something I've thought a lot about over the past few years. I've never really made anything concrete though. I know that I eventually want to move 100% of my efforts to building … [Read more...]

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