Four Strategies for Reclaiming Control of Your Time

  Do you ever feel like there’s just not enough time in the day? You’re not alone: 9 out of every 10 freelancers I talk to say that they have too much on their plate. Generally it boils down to one problem. They constantly bounce between sales, marketing, accounting, project management, client communications… and everything…

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Habits to Improve Your Productivity & Get More Work Done

Get More Work Done

You sit down in the comfort of your home office. Cup of freshly brewed coffee in hand, excited for the day ahead. You have your list of tasks. You’re ready to knock them out and push your business to the next level. But at the end of the day: Very little was accomplished. Sound familiar? You’re…

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How to Find the Time to Start a Freelance Business

How to Find the Time to Freelance

Doing what you love for a living is an appealing idea. But following your dream to freelance seems too good to be true, so you stick to what pays the bills. Sound familiar? You do what needs done to get by, but does that mean you should shelve your passion? Absolutely not. Although it might…

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How I Manage My Virtual Office

How I Manage My Virtual Office

As a freelance designer and consultant, I’ve come across many SaaS (“Software as a Service”) applications that claim to save me time and effort for any aspect of my business. This means time-tracking apps, project management, invoicing, and even writing proposals. I always like to try out new apps when I come across them. Just…

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My 5 habits to help get more done

Getting things done

Quite often I get asked, “How are you able to get so much done with your time?” I, more often than not, feel very overwhelmed with everything on my to-do list, yet, I somehow manage to accomplish what needs to get done. Some minor tasks do fall through the cracks, and unfortunately many of my…

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