If you’re like me, there are times when your work schedule becomes overwhelming with your social schedule. Maybe you have an unexpected emergency that takes you away, or perhaps it’s unexpected visitors in town at the peak of your busy day. Whatever the issue is, you still have to make time for work. What should
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It’s fair to say that many freelancers don’t have to wear business clothing. In my case, I have a single orange shirt that I must wear for my classes, but other than that, what I wear is up to me. So, what should I do if I have an interview? Should I spend a large
Freelance art is a difficult field in many ways. It’s hard to value artwork, because unless you’re already very popular, there isn’t necessarily a demand for what you do. So, how can you put a value on your work? How can you make sure you make a profit? The first thing to remember is that
Hi, everyone! Today is the last of my days “off” and it’s time to prepare for the next week of work. What’s on my freelancer agenda? An interview for a higher teaching position at VIPKID Planning posts for this blog Working on my books (I have two, one about freelancing (coming soon) and one that
For many people, freelancing and its meaning differs. For some, working from home on a defined schedule is freelancing. For others, having one-off projects come along is freelance work. Since there is such a variance in how people approach freelancing, it’s not possible to know exactly what every freelancer’s day is like. I can tell
When I returned from my home in England and came back to the states, I quickly discovered that I was barely earning enough to support myself, to pay taxes, and to enjoy my normal daily life. In England, I was married, so there were two of us to support the things we wanted to do.
Welcome to Freelancing for Life. This blog is all about my life as a freelancer, how I got here, and what I’m experiencing as the world of freelancing changes and I learn more about what earns money passively and with hard work. Freelancing doesn’t come easy to everyone, which is why this blog is going