Freelance General

Should you go Freelance, be employed or be an employer?

Rockalilly

This week, I’ve got a guest post from the wonderful ReeRee Rockette, who has experienced being employed, freelancing and now being an employer. ReeRee runs the Rockalily hair salon and founded the Wonderful Women: Minding Our Own Business group. When I was a teacher I had to work very set hours. Up early and working late; counting […] Read more…

Five difficult clients and how to deal with them

In the years that I’ve been freelancing, I’ve had a mix of clients. On the whole, 80% have been brilliant. They communicate well, pay on time and generally make the job enjoyable. I love working with them and giving them the results they want. Then you’ve got those that make you question whether the work […] Read more…

Poll: Music, TV or silence while you work?

So, last week’s poll was all about being proactive or reactive. The results suggest that the majority of you are reactive, or a mixture of both reactive and proactive. Quite interesting! I always assume the majority of us are proactive, but I’d imagine those that answered ‘reactive’ are those that have a steady workload and […] Read more…