How to Become Freelance Editor and Proofreader

How to Become Freelance Editor and Proofreader

Editing and proofreading are two distinct services you could offer as a freelancer. Some people mistakenly use the terms interchangeably, but they are different fields. However, editing and proofreading are similar enough for you to easily sell both services online. Below we will explain the differences between editing and proofreading and how you can become[…]

How To Create Structure & Routine For Freelance Living

How To Create Structure & Routine For Freelance Living

This is a Guest Post By Yonga Jizana If you are new to this freelancing lifestyle, maybe you have not quite clenched the knack of getting the best out of your free time. One thing you know for sure though is that you are delighted about not sitting in a small cubicle office churning out[…]

Do you have what it takes to become an “Ecopreneur”?

Do you have what it takes to become an “Ecopreneur”?

This is a guest post by Claire Lourens Let’s face it. We are killing ourselves. Gone are the days of concern over Shark fin soup and Global Warming. We have now escalated ourselves to a whole new level entirely! As if we didn’t have enough on our plates, the high rate of unemployment in our[…]

How to Prepare your Surroundings for Freelance Writing

How to Prepare your Surroundings for Freelance Writing

This is a Guest Post by Bettina Bertolini Hunky dude Ryan Reynolds was caught saying, ‘I don’t expect success. I prepare for it.’ After a bit of drooling and stalking on social media, I decided to incorporate his sensible words into my own milieu. If you’ve ever contemplated acting on your desire to write the hell[…]

Guest Post – Writing on Topics That You Don’t Care About – The Existential and Practical Struggle

Guest Post – Writing on Topics That You Don’t Care About – The Existential and Practical Struggle

This is a guest post by Ciaran R. Maidwell At some point in your freelance career, you will be presented with the option to write on a topic that you either have no real interest in or that you don’t have any prior knowledge about (the former often begetting the latter). This will probably happen multiple[…]

Guest Post – How to Survive a Job Interview 101

Guest Post – How to Survive a Job Interview 101

This is a Guest Post by Tasha Kunneke We have all been there before, and will probably be there again with our stomachs tied in a thousand knots. Yes, I am talking about job interviews. That terrifying, yet exhilarating feeling that consumes you as soon as you come face to face with the gatekeeper to[…]

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[…]