Guest Post – How  Freelance Creatives Can Be Money Smart

Guest Post – How Freelance Creatives Can Be Money Smart

This is a guest post by Tsholofelo Mabona So you have taken a plunge, quit your claustrophobic 9-5 job and dived into the world of a freelancer. And you now can explore your home country or you can travel the world. But like anything else; there are pros and cons of freelancing. I mean, sure nothing[…]

Guest Post – How Sound Can Affect Your Focus and Productivity

Guest Post – How Sound Can Affect Your Focus and Productivity

Focus and productivity are essential for doing your job, no matter which industry you are in. No matter who you are, sound can affect your focus and productivity. For some, it is the lack of sound that helps them focus, and for others, background noise or even music helps them stay in the zone and[…]

6 Time Management Tips for Freelance Creatives

6 Time Management Tips for Freelance Creatives

Guest Post by Megha Raizada Many people will agree that there is nothing better than being one’s own boss. That’s probably one of the most important factors why most people quit their jobs and become freelancers. Why wouldn’t we? You have a lot of freedom to work on your own terms. You choose the days[…]

My Take On Live Video Marketing for Shy Entrepreneurs

My Take On Live Video Marketing for Shy Entrepreneurs

The recent rise of video marketing on Social Media platforms have left me feeling quite anxious. I totally understand the appeal and tremendous influence that video marketing has as a part of your social strategy. Your following wants to get a glimpse into the lives of the ‘real’ people behind the brand.

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Interview with Film Industry Creative, Zena Wood

Interview with Film Industry Creative, Zena Wood

As a freelancer, there is nothing better than to hear about the success of your fellow creatives. Such is the case with one of my friends from school who moved to New York to pursue her dream of becoming a producer and actress. I’ve always known that she is destined for greatness, and her achievements[…]

The Risks of Unsecured WiFi Hotspots

The Risks of Unsecured WiFi Hotspots

Guest Post by Cassie Phillips I would like to thank Anneke for publishing this article. Her site is a great place for tips and tricks to succeeding as a freelancer and for everything you need to know to have a successful career online. After reading this, I highly recommended you check out her post on[…]

Must-Have Online Tools For Every Freelance Writer

Must-Have Online Tools For Every Freelance Writer

Guest Post After so many businesses incorporated content as a core part of their business strategy, the demand for freelance writers has grown immensely. However, for the freelance writer, it has also become very challenging to meet the expectations of clients ranging from different industries. The type of content we see in newspapers, educational books, novels,[…]

The 5 Day Blogging Challenge – Behind the Scenes of Freelance Living

The 5 Day Blogging Challenge – Behind the Scenes of Freelance Living

Since reading Better than Before, by author and happiness expert, Gretchen Rubin, I’ve started to come to terms with the type of person that I am. You know, sometimes we see ourselves the way we want to, instead of the way we are. By accepting and acknowledging our daily excuses, fears, and objections – we can[…]

Freelancer Issue – Always in Search of Wifi

Freelancer Issue – Always in Search of Wifi

So, this post might not be too enticing for readers that find themselves in countries where wifi is freely accessible, but it’s a freelance problem, none the less. If this post comes off a bit naggy, I do apologize, but I thought it would be a good idea to highlight one of the lowlights in[…]

Dealing With New Clients as a Freelance Writer: How to Hit the Bull’s Eye?

Dealing With New Clients as a Freelance Writer: How to Hit the Bull’s Eye?

Starting off your career as a freelance writer can be challenging if you do not know the tricks of the trade. It takes time and efforts before you build a reputation as a freelancer and clients turn their heads to your service. The challenge is to retain clients with an effective customer relationship policy. For[…]