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10 Reasons Why Remote Work is Ideal for the Creative Process

Posted in Freelancing Tips on Nov 11, 2019

More and more people are finding that remote work suites their work style more than spending weekdays between 9am and 5pm at the office, and this may be especially true for creatives. Here are ten reasons why remote work is ideal for the creative process.

How to Raise Your Rates

Posted in Freelancing Tips on Nov 04, 2019

If you find yourself working hard and putting in long hours, yet not making the money you need, or if your schedule is so full that you’re turning away clients, it is time to raise your rates. Here’s how to do it.

The Best Social Media Platforms for Photographers

Posted in Freelancing Tips on Oct 25, 2019

There are so many social media platforms out there these days that it can be overwhelming trying to figure out which ones to use to showcase your talents. If you are a freelance photographer, this article will tell you the platforms that will help you build your brand and reach clients.

Hiring a Freelancer vs. Hiring In House

Posted in Business Tips on Oct 18, 2019

There are times when it makes sense to hire a freelancer and there are other times when you should hire in-house, here is a run down of the reasons for both options.

3 Things to Think about when Setting-up your Workspace at Home

Posted in Freelancing Tips on Oct 11, 2019

Depending on how much work you intend to do remotely and the basic requirements needed to do your job, you might be able to get by with nothing more than a laptop and a good internet connection. However, some jobs require more equipment and more space in order to ensure success when working from home full-time. Here are are three things to consider when getting ready to set-up your new workspace.

Can you be a Freelancer without a Niche?

Posted in Freelancing For Beginners, Freelancing Tips on Oct 04, 2019

Is it possible to be a successful solopreneur and remain a generalist? If you want to dabble in a few areas and not be tied down to a niche, this article is for you.

The Best Freelance Platforms for Writers

Posted in Resources, Freelancing Tips on Sep 27, 2019

There are a lot of freelance platforms out there and when you are a busy freelancer you need to know which ones are worth investing your time in to make a profile that shines. In our continued effort to connect freelancers with clients, we hope that this list helps writers to find clients soon, so they can spend less time marketing and more time writing.

6 Times You Should Fire a Freelancer

Posted in Business Tips on Sep 20, 2019

The vast majority of times freelancers deliver great products on time and everyone walks away from the experience happy. However, occasionally things do not go as planned and clients are left wondering: is it time I fired this freelancer? Read this to find out 6 times you shouldn't hesitate to fire a freelancer.

Collaboration Tools for Remote Teamwork

Posted in Resources on Sep 13, 2019

Whether team members are sharing a quiet office space, working from home in a nearby neighbourhood, or from an office on the other side of the globe, thanks to technology collaboration has never been easier. Here a few collaboration tools to help make remote teamwork easier.

All About Forming an Agency

Posted in Freelancing Tips, Business Tips on Sep 06, 2019

Are you ready to move away from working alone as a freelancer and toward being part of a team? Once you have been a solopreneur for a few years and your business is thriving, you may wonder whether or not it might be time to scale up and form your own agency. Here are a few things to consider before taking the plunge.