Freelancing

Five Summer Must-Haves for Freelancers and Entrepreneurs

From Forbes — “Summer presents productivity challenges for everyone, but it can be especially distracting for freelancers and entrepreneurs. After all, you’re already at home, steps from the front door. This could be the perfect time for a jog in the sunshine. It’s all too easy to kick back and procrastinate until fall, “when everyone…

A Peek into Freelancing

From Policy Bee — Related articles Secrets top freelancers aren’t telling you (guerrillafreelancing.com) 5 important legal resources for freelancers (nathansgibson.org) Related posts: Survey: For Many, Freelancing Pays Better Than Traditional Jobs From Forbes, Elaine Pofeldt shares the results of a survey of over 7,000 adults conducted by the Freelancers Union and Upwork. Elaine writes terrific articles…

5 important legal resources for freelancers

From the Freelancers Union —  “Working as a freelancer sounds pretty great in the beginning: you get to set the rules, schedule your time and choose your own work and clients. But what happens when a contract goes awry or you need help getting a permit or filing a claim? As you grow in your freelance career,…

Self Employed Workers are Not All Alike

Self employed workers are not all alike and this has resulted in a number of conflicting reports about whether the number of self-employed or independent workers is growing or declining. MBO Partners reports that the number of number of independent workers has grown to 17.7 million  which is up 5% from 2012 and 10% from 2011.  …