Careers have changed.
Many people are turning to freelance work as a way to make ends meet and create a side income in uncertain times.
If you have been freelancing for a while and are looking to change careers or your freelancing can lead you to different and or better job opportunities, then you might be wondering how to put together a freelance resume.
Freelancing is an exciting online career, but not without challenges. And the biggest challenge freelancers face every day are job scams.
So you know that you want to be a freelancer, but you’re still not 100% sure what that all entails.
While you know that freelancers are “self-employed,” the technical aspects of what they all do are a little fuzzy.
The lockdown took its toll on all of us.
No matter what part of the world, it ended up quite similar for everyone: in a matter of months the economy dropped, people got locked up in their houses, and the upcoming future became nothing more than a question mark.
Congratulations on your decision to become a business owner and do some freelance work.
In this role, you will wear many hats. You will both be employee and boss and you’ll decide on every aspect of your business.
As a freelancer, it’s totally up to you to manage the day-to-day operations of your business and stay on top of client work.
Your freelance work from home may look different how I set up my business with my freelance clients at home.
Yet, there are only so many hours in a day, and it can be easy to get bogged down by tasks like answering emails, invoicing, and marketing your business.
So, you’ve decided to try your hand at freelancing!
Among all the excitement of getting your business up and running, setting up your financial records might get lost in the shuffle.
It is important that you start your business off on the right foot, so here are some suggestions for setting up your freelance financial records and keeping them organized.
I’m not a numbers person. So the first time I had to complete my tax return as a freelancer, I was stumped.
It was a lot more complicated than when I was a salaried employee.