Tag Archive | "Communication"

How to Deal with Client Dissatisfaction

Friday, September 18, 2009

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How to Deal with Client Dissatisfaction

There are times during your freelancing career where things haven’t gone so well. Maybe the client didn’t like your drafts even once you revised the design over and over again, or lack of communication caused unnecessary delays in the project. Well, whatever it is, a freelancer needs to learn how to deal with client dissatisfaction [...]

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101 Helpful Tips and Tricks for Freelancers

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

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101 Helpful Tips and Tricks for Freelancers

As a freelancer, you are in total control of what you do with your time, who you work for, how you work, and when you work. You control all aspects of marketing, and servicing your clients. That is why it is the ultimate goal of a freelancer to reach a state where their work flow [...]

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5 Communication Tips That Make You Money

Monday, August 17, 2009

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5 Communication Tips That Make You Money

Communication is key for every freelancer. Although it may not be the most enjoyable aspect of your job (perhaps one of the reasons you went freelance in the first place), it is important to maintain professional, open communication with clients and potential clients. Good communication leads to a better working relationship with people- this means [...]

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Questions: The Key to a Better Freelancing Career

Saturday, July 18, 2009

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Questions: The Key to a Better Freelancing Career

As a freelancer, you need to keep up with the game. A freelancer who is dynamic and open to improvement, will always improve his/her skills and always have the better chance of landing work. One of the most simple and straight forward approaches to this is by asking your client. You work for your client, [...]

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Writing Without ErrorRs!

Monday, July 13, 2009

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Writing Without ErrorRs!

We have all been there. At one point in our lives, we have all tried to communicate well in some form of message, whether that be an article, email, or newsletter, and made an absolute mash of it. No doubt, this article will have errors. This is because we are all human, and humans make [...]

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5 Reasons Freelancers Need to Blog

Saturday, July 11, 2009

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5 Reasons Freelancers Need to Blog

Many freelancers don’t see the almost symbiotic relationship between blogging and freelancing. They don’t see the vast, untold advantages it can have on their business. They don’t see any of it, they see it as futile and “a waste of time”. Well, let me tell you, if you’re a freelancer, and you haven’t started a [...]

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Portraying A Professional Look: Freelancer’s Guide to Success

Thursday, June 25, 2009

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Portraying A Professional Look: Freelancer’s Guide to Success

How many times have you looked at a freelancer’s work, and been very impressed, only to get put off by their lack of communication and etiquette whilst working on your project? This happens a lot in the freelancer web design world especially and it’s what prevents many freelancers getting repeat work, or getting recommended by [...]

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