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What do Clients Want?

Posted in Freelancing Tips on Oct 12, 2018

When you are competing against the growing ranks of talent freelancers, how do you stand out from the pack and land the jobs you need? Here's what clients are really looking for.

The Top 5 Reasons Why Freelancing is Ideal

Posted in News on Oct 05, 2018

If you're thinking of making the leap from traditional employment into freelancing this list might help you make the transition, check out the top 5 reasons why we think freelancing is ideal.

How to Get Started as a Freelance Business Consultant

Posted in Freelancing For Beginners, Freelancing Tips on Sep 28, 2018

Do you have the interest, experience and work habits required to be a freelance business consultant? If you have years of business experience and are thinking of taking your expertise out of the office and into the freelance world, here are some steps you can take in order to build your own freelance business consultant business.

Get and Keep Clients Onboard with these 5 Steps

Posted in Freelancing Tips, Business Tips on Sep 21, 2018

A solid onboard process and package can save you time and help you screen out projects that do not fit within your business parameters. Even though each project is unique, you can create a process that will give each of your clients the necessary information about working with you and enable you to gather important information from them. We've narrowed down the process of getting and keeping clients onboard to 5 easy steps that can be adapted for any freelance business.

Promote Yourself as a Freelancer

Posted in Freelancing For Beginners, Freelancing Tips on Sep 14, 2018

One of the most important things you can do in order to attract clients and get yourself hired as a newly-minted or seasoned freelancer is to promote yourself. If you have the skills clients need, they will hire you - but only if they can find you first! Here are some tips you can use to promote your business.

Youtube Channels for Freelancers

Posted in Resources on Sep 07, 2018

Youtube is a great place for solopreneurs to find inspiration, motivation and lessons on developing the skills you need to grow your own business. We've rounded some of the best channels to guide you on your path to success as a freelancer.

Building Routines for Success: Part 4

Posted in Freelancing Tips, Business Tips on Aug 27, 2018

Productivity is just as important for freelancers as it is for people who work in traditional office environments, the only difference is that there is no one to hold the freelancer accountable. It takes time and work to build a good reputation for yourself as a reliable freelancer, but it will only take one or two missed deadlines to lose that reputation. In the final post of our Building Routines for Success series, we’re going to help you build a daily routine so you never miss a deadline and can keep your business running smoothly.

Building Routines for Success: Part 3

Posted in Freelancing Tips, Business Tips on Aug 20, 2018

Regardless of your work style, having a weekly routine can help you stay on top of all the projects you are working on, and help you remember to do all the little things you need to do to keep your business running smoothly. In the third part of our Building Routines for Success series we offer a weekly routine to keep your schedule organized and keep your business on track.

Building Routines for Success: Part 2

Posted in Freelancing Tips, Business Tips on Aug 13, 2018

One of the biggest complaints that clients have when working with freelancers is that they do not deliver work on time. If you want to be a successful freelancer you need to be organized enough to never miss a deadline. In the second part of this SageGroupy series on building routines, we offer a simple monthly routine to help you keep your business on track and thriving.

Building Routines for Success: Part 1

Posted in Freelancing Tips, Business Tips on Aug 06, 2018

When you are a one-person operation, fostering the growth of your business and making sure everything is running smoothly can seem like a daunting task. This is when a few simple routines can come into play and help you keep track of how you and your business are doing. In the first part of the SageGroupy series on routines, we offer a simple yearly routine to help you keep your business on track and thriving.