How to Get Ahead When There’s No Work

Every freelancer, no matter how awesome they are, goes through slow periods. They often only last a week or two--but when you're used to getting a lot of checks in the mail, that week can go on for forever. Even though you should be used to it by now, it's still stressful, but there's hope yet! If you're like me, you probably have the tendency to sit around and stare at the computer screen or play on Twitter … [Read more...]

8 Ways to Get the Most Out of Summer

Well, summer has officially arrived in North America. In our area, most kids are out of school. The neighborhood pools are open. And, it seems like everyone’s on vacation or mentally checked out. For many freelancers, summers can be tough. With so many clients on vacation, projects get put on hold. Tracking down prospects can be difficult. It also seems like no one wants to make a decision because “Pam is … [Read more...]