Why Your Personal Business Is Failing

Every budding freelancer or solo business owner starts out with big goals for their business. These are always tied to the results they hope to see: I want to make X amount of money each month. I want to enjoy my job. I want to work on my own terms. …

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5 Actually Good Reasons to Start Freelancing

A lot of people think freelancing is this holy grail of work. But as someone who’s freelanced for almost two years now, I can tell you that… surprise! It won’t actually solve all of your problems. That’s what I wrote about yesterday in 4 Terrible Reasons to Start Freelancing. However, …

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4 Terrible Reasons to Start Freelancing

Freelancing: The golden career. You get to work from home, work whenever you want, and still bring in the bucketloads, amirite? Something like that. In reality, as the gig economy grows, so do all the misconceptions about what it’s actually like to be a freelancer. So today I want to …

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Creating a Morning Routine You Can Actually Stick To

A morning routine. It’s the hottest trend right now. It’s also a source of great angst. It seems like every productivity guru will be quick to tell you that the key to a successful life is to commit to a morning routine that starts at 5 AM with meditation, exercise, …