Make time to look after yourself.
Proposals. Contracts. Promotion. Client work. Kids. Mortgages. Cars. Expenses. Tax. Emails. Phone calls. Meetings. Travel.
That might be just one day in your freelance life. Don’t forget to look after yourself.
Launching a community
A new community for freelancers, independent of social media and tech.Read
What being a musician taught me about working for yourself
Musician → Web Designer. These two fields seem worlds apart, but being a musician has been useful in my freelance career.Read
What is undercharging?
It might seem obvious, but how do you define it?Read
The self–employed pension problem
The government’s pension-awareness campaign for freelancers won’t solve the problem.Read
Social media for freelancers
Getting involved in freelancer-focused social media groups is one of the best decisions I’ve made since going freelance.Read
Five years of freelancing: 20 practical tips
In 2018, I marked five years of being a freelance web designer. Here’s what I’ve learnt along the way.Read
On imposter syndrome
My experiences of ‘imposter syndrome’, aka humility.Read
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