Staying Productive as a Freelancer

Previously, I have posted articles and tips on Time Management and how apps increase my productivity. However, being a freelancer, time is pretty much controlled by yourself. Unless, of course, your clients dictate on the time you need to work, otherwise, it is pretty much left to individuals to manage their time as long as…

How to Write an Attractive Profile

As a freelancer, you are selling yourself to the whole world who are looking to engage your services or buy your products. Writing a good profile gives people an insight on who you are, what you stand for and of course, your experiences. However, don’t put up a profile on freelancing platforms as if you…

What I Learned from Private Drivers

Talking about being a freelancer, I must point out that I truly enjoy chatting up private drivers. I don’t have a license to drive yet hence my only form of transportation is through these private drivers. Through the conversations I have with these private drivers, I learned a few life and business lessons. Clarify if…

10 Myths about being a Freelancer

Today, I am here to debunk some of the myths and misconceptions that folks have about being a freelancer. So if you are a freelancer, please do add on to the list in your comments below. 1. We have a lot of time Totally true if you fail as a freelancer. Because that means you…

How to Sell Yourself Online

Spur on by palfitness’s questions, I suppose most people are having problems selling yourself to clients or making yourself attractive to clients. The first step you will need to do is to beautify your profile. Research There are plenty of articles out there to teach you on how to do up your LinkedIn account and…

I am a Freelancer (Part 3)

Today, we are back with the last installment of the 3 part series of being a freelancer. I hope so far, the articles have inspired you and thus, creating a real sense of what being a freelancer is like. Opportunities One thing I truly love about being a freelancer is how many opportunities I get….

I am a Freelancer (Part 2)

So we talked about job and money in part 1 and if you are still keen exploring your options in freelancing, then join me in sharing the part two of this freelancing series. Flexibility  Nothing gives you more flexibility than freelancing. I love that I can schedule work that fits my own schedule that allows…