Post round-up: Finding balance as a freelancer

Over in The Freelance Lifestylers Group we’re going strong with a 4-week challenge to build better habits in our freelance lives. So far we’ve focused on Health and Money, and during the rest of the month we’ll be working on our Business and Balance habits. There are a lot of posts about balance on the blog, …

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7 Ways To Earn Passive Income As A Freelancer

Earlier this week, I was listening to one of Claire Mitchell’s excellent bitesize The Girls Mean Business podcasts about passive income. I can’t find the exact quote now, but essentially she mentioned at one point how growing her business and boosting income was often as simple as introducing a new e-product or passive income service. …

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How to be a happier freelancer

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Hey lovely freelancers! I’ve got a slightly longer podcast for you this week (don’t worry, it’s still just under 10 minutes.) You can also find a transcribed version below, if you prefer to read your words rather than listen to them. This week, it’s all about how to get back in the happy zone when …

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Three ways to find new work in April

Happy Pitch Slap Wednesday (not sure what the hell I’m talking about? You’ll need this post then). Welcome to a new series of monthly posts identifying ways to find new business and find new business. Pitching for work can feel like an endless, tedious task at times, so these tasks should help keep #PitchSlapWednesday fresh! …

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10 Ways To Be A Productive Freelancer

“God, I could never work from home. I’d just watch daytime TV and sleep in all the time! I’d find it so boring.” As all home-based freelancers know, freelancing requires a sh*tload of self-motivation, discipline and drive. When you work on a daily or hourly rate, you really can’t afford to coast. And boredom? HA. …

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