Building A Perfect Website? Are You Too Perfectionist?

Most online entrepreneurs seem to think that each and every one of their projects needs to be perfect, that flaws are simply not acceptable and, of course, that they shouldn't even think of launching a certain project until it can't be considered the definition of perfection. Is that your case as well? Why on Earth would you think that something man-made can be perfect? Sorry to burst your bubble there, but … [Read more...]

3 Uncomfortable Ways To Make More Money As A Freelancer

If you really want to make a lot more money as a freelancer, you don't have to drive yourself crazy working an enormous number of extra hours. Nor do you have to struggle to bag an A-list client who is willing to pay the rates you've dreamed of charging. No, if you want to make more than you're making right now (from the circumstances you're in right now), you can take these three "uncomfortable" strategies … [Read more...]

How To Avoid Procrastination As A Freelancer

Freelancers have the luxury to work their own hours, with who they want and even work from Starbucks if they want, but a lot of things can lead to procrastination. If you overdo things the luxury soon turns into a curse. Get into the habit of procrastinating and you might as well consider yourself doomed. For those who have never experienced this: procrastination is a tendency to indulge in the unnecessary in … [Read more...]

Time Management For Creative People

About a week ago Mark McGuinness of Wishful Thinking released a free ebook on time-management for creative people appropriately subtitled 'Manage the Mundane - Create the Extraordinary'. The content of this e-book is also available on BoDo (Business Of Design Online) as it was first published there (8 posts). But you can now download the free ebook, it's nice to have as it's filled with incredibly useful tips … [Read more...]