Improve Your Listening Skills, Become a Better Freelancer

Have you ever had a communication problem with a client? Of course you have... and you're not the only one. As with other relationships, miscommunication with clients can be a huge problem for freelancers. Miscommunication can keep you from getting freelancing work. Fortunately, there are many ways for you to improve your communication skills. Good listening is one key to good communication. The best … [Read more...]

25 Tips for Avoiding Communication Problems

Miscommunication is a huge obstacle to building a successful relationship. And, since freelancer/client trust is based on relationship--miscommunication can be a huge problem for freelancers. Nearly every freelancer eventually faces a communication problem with a client. Even those of us who specialize in clear communication sometimes have problems. In this post, I'll describe some steps that every … [Read more...]