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Where can I find my next freelance opportunity without using Upwork?

Where can I find my next freelance opportunity without using Upwork?

Are you a freelance creative considering the Upwork, Freelancer, O-desk, etc. route. Don’t do it! If you’ve read my blog post on Upwork and other related platforms then you know exactly how I feel about bidding sites. And I’m not all that eager to be too repetitive. If you haven’t already read that post and you’reRead more about Where can I find my next freelance opportunity without using Upwork?[…]

No matter what, I want to always keep things authentic

No matter what, I want to always keep things authentic

If you browse my website, you’ll notice that I use the word “authentic,” more than I use any other word in the English language. That’s not just a coincidence because that’s something that I take really, really seriously. I don’t just bring the authenticity levels up several notices because I want to, I also do it becauseRead more about No matter what, I want to always keep things authentic[…]

5 Things I Wish I knew when I got started freelancing

5 Things I Wish I knew when I got started freelancing

It’s mildly surreal that it’s now officially been two years since I started freelancing, and 7 years since I started blogging. The cool thing is, even during the-not-so great parts freelancing has taught me so much about myself, and where I really truly belong, in this weird, wacky, and charmingly flawed world. I don’t thinkRead more about 5 Things I Wish I knew when I got started freelancing[…]