8+ Ways to Keep Your Fears from Messing Up Your Freelancing Business

By now, there has been a lot of good freelancing advice published. There's certainly a lot more information available now about freelancing than there was when I made the transition to freelancing over ten years ago. So, why are freelancers still making the same mistakes, over and over again? Why are they still saying "yes" to bad clients, when they should say "no?" Why are freelancers still charging less … [Read more...]

7+ Common Freelancing Confidence Busters and How to Fight Them

What's keeping you from really becoming the freelancer that you could be? For a lot of us, the answer is a lack confidence. Confidence is vital to successful freelancing, but there are a lot of common freelancing experiences that eat away at our self-confidence. In this post, I'll identify more than seven common situations freelancers face that cause them to have less confidence. I'll also explain how you … [Read more...]

How to Find Your Freelancing Confidence Today

It takes a lot of confidence to jump from an airplane, even if you do have a parachute. It also takes a lot of confidence to jump out of the traditional workplace into the freelancing marketplace. Do you know what factor really keeps a lot of freelancers from achieving their ultimate success? If you're like me you're probably guessing things like "lack of clients" or "not enough skills." While clients … [Read more...]