The truth about pricing, peer pressure and parenthood

The truth about pricing, peer pressure and parenthood

This originally went out in my newsletter this week, but I had so many lovely messages from subscribers who felt relieved that they weren’t alone when it comes to freelancing peer pressure and perfection, that I thought it was worth a share here too.  I’ve been feeling the peer pressure recently. Every time I log …

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5 ways to boost your freelance business on facebook

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A few years ago, like many others, I was thinking about leaving Facebook completely. That now seems crazy, as Facebook is one of the best places to be as a freelancer. With the combination of Facebook groups, Facebook pages, Facebook live and being able to target your perfect audience, using Facebook to build your freelance …

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My favourite freelancing reads

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When I first found out I was pregnant, I had visions of curling up with some freelancing reads while the baby napped. HAHAHAHAHAHAHA Yeah, that didn’t happen. I mean, he actually was (and still is) a good napper. But reading felt like a waste of time when the house was a mess and I had …

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How to use Snapchat as a freelancer (podcast)

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It’s podcast time! Pop the kettle on, grab your favourite biscuits (hell, it’s summer, go get yourself a Mr Whippy) and have a listen to this week’s Freelancer’s Teabreak. “How to use Snapchat as a freelancer”: Are you subscribed to The Freelance Lifestyle podcast? It’s free! You can subscribe on Soundcloud, or subscribe on iTunes, …

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Podcast: Are you a tired freelancer? Identifying the energy vampires

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It’s podcast time! Pop the kettle on, grab your favourite biscuits (hell, it’s nearly the weekend, cut yourself a huge slice of cake) and have a listen to this week’s three minute Freelancer’s Teabreak. “Episode #28: Are you a tired freelancer? Identifying the energy vampires”: This is one I’m keen to share as I know …

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My favourite freelancing tools of 2016 (so far)

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Every once in a while, I like to share the freelancing tools, apps and resources that make my freelance life easier, smoother and more professional. This is especially the case now I’m a working mum and time is limited. Here are my favourite freelancing tools of 2016 so far. There are a couple of affiliate …

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