Tag Archive | "Time Management"

How to Deal With Multiple Client Projects

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

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How to Deal With Multiple Client Projects

You’ve just completed a full-blown marketing campaign last week, and now the results are starting to show. You’ve got 10 clients waiting for you to do some work for them, but you just don’t know how you’ll cope. Well, for one, let me establish first that quite simply, the more effective you are with the [...]

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3 Reasons Why YOU Should NOT Become a Freelancer

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

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3 Reasons Why YOU Should NOT Become a Freelancer

There are certain traits required of a freelancer for him or her to become successful at what they do, and let me be the first to tell you, freelancing is not easy. Yes, ultimately you’ll end up with more freedom and spare time on your hands, but until you’ve mastered the art of efficiency and [...]

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Fixed vs. Hourly – The Rate Faceoff

Wednesday, September 9, 2009

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Fixed vs. Hourly – The Rate Faceoff

Fundamentalism can have its disadvantages in today’s world. Many freelancers will stick to their ideologies and never swim in different waters, perhaps fearing that they may try new things – God forbid! Some freelancers who charge fixed task-based rates will never charge to hourly and vice versa. I will, therefore, make the case for fixed [...]

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A Freelancer’s Guide to Scheduling Work

Monday, August 3, 2009

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A Freelancer’s Guide to Scheduling Work

We freelancers are in a very unique position compared with the rest of the working world. When assigned a project, we’re able to schedule work whenever we feel like doing it. This obviously, works as an advantage and a disadvantage. The advantage being you’re able to be flexible, and work at times which suit you [...]

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Stop Procrastinating – Get Things Done

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

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Stop Procrastinating – Get Things Done

One of the most common problems with freelancing is procrastination. Freelancers have the ability to work whenever they want, but sometimes this can work against them. People are generally lazy (unless you’re some superhuman with incredible powers to go on forever) and so you need a system in place to help you along the way [...]

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