7 Top Freelancing Secrets to Help You Balance Your Freelancing Work and Your Life

We freelancers seem to crave work/life balance. In fact, the hope for a better work/life balance is one of the main reasons many of us become freelancers. Achieving a better work/life balance may even be the reason that you became a freelancer. It's a common goal for many freelancers. And, of course, a good work/life balance can be a difficult goal to reach. One thing is well known. The lack of a … [Read more...]

Feeling Guilty About Taking Time Off

One of the coolest perks about being a freelancer is that there's absolutely no nine-to-five and no one around to scream at you if you're late to work. I'm definitely not a morning person, so this was a big factor when I decided to go into business for myself. The problem with this though is that we're so ingrained to "work, work, work" that this perk begins to become a liability. You start feeling guilty … [Read more...]