How to get motivated (when you really don’t want to work)

how to get motivated

(Prefer to listen to this post on getting motivated? Click play below to listen to the podcast version) We’ve all been there. Those days when we have a To Do list full of client work, but no motivation to get it done. There are actually lots of ways to get that motivation, and no one …

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Freelance Life: Before and After kids

Before I had Oscar, I had a very naive idea of how I would mix the freelance life and parenting. I’m not sure if I assumed I’d have one of those children who happily just sat down doing one thing for ages, or I just assumed that I’d have more energy than I do. But the …

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The One Email You MUST Send As A Freelancer

email

Do your family and friends know what you do as a freelancer? You might assume they do. But it’s a bit like that scene in Friends where none of the gang quite know what Chandler does all day, aside from hanging out in coffee shops. Actually, it’s a LOT like that… The reality is, they …

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15(ish) more podcasts to add to your listening list

One of the things I tend to geek out about most is podcasts. I’ve been an avid listening of podcasts for over a decade, and have built up a catalogue of favourites. As I’ve had a few requests recently for recommendations, I wanted to put together an updated list of podcasts to listen to. So, …

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A Day In The Life Of A Freelance PR: Jane Thomas

Welcome to a regular series here at the Freelance Lifestyle, where we take a little peek into the daily life of a freelancer. This week, I’m excited that Jane Thomas has given us an insight into her freelance life as a PR. Hi Jane, tell us a bit about you I’m Jane and I freelance in …

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How to set your freelance goals for 2017

Happy New Year! It’s time to wave goodbye to the mince pies (well, once I’ve finishing the last two in the pack), and start setting some freelance goals to make 2017 your best freelancing yet. Feeling a bit overwhelmed? Here are the steps I take to set freelance goals and keep to them. Step 1: …

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A Day In The Life Of A Freelance Finance Blogger: Emma Drew

Emma Drew

Welcome to a regular series here at the Freelance Lifestyle, where we take a little peek into the daily life of a freelancer. This week, I’m excited that Emma Drew has given us an insight into her freelance life. I’ve been following Emma’s blog (previously known as From Aldi To Harrods, now EmmaDrew.info) this year …

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A few updates, include FREE courses for freelancers

courses for freelancers

Hello lovely freelancers! This is a very quick blog post to let you know about a couple of things coming up here in The Freelance Lifestyle community. All of my courses for freelancers are now free! First up, I’ve made the decision to make all of the courses in my Freelance Lifestyle school completely free. …

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