“When is it okay to work for free…?” I get asked this a lot. The simple answer is “never,” but there’s more to it than that. See, there are some unscrupulous companies out there who like to take advantage of the newly self-employed — especially freelancers. They offer you “a great opportunity to build your… Continue reading Should the “Free” In Freelance Refer To the Price?
Category: Nest Life
Routine Testing to Discover Your Ideal Workday
We all know that one schedule doesn’t work for everyone. One of the reasons many choose self employment is to design a work life to fit their lifestyle. Finding a schedule and routine that works for you is not a one-shot deal. It may take time to work out the right one. A schedule on… Continue reading Routine Testing to Discover Your Ideal Workday
Think Of Being Self-Employed As Your Dream Job with the Perfect Boss
Some people have a hard time thinking of their work as a business. Many struggle with the leap from working at a job to running a business. They’ve been in a job so long, that trying to envision working for themselves is difficult. It’s pretty common. Know what? That’s okay, since in reality working for… Continue reading Think Of Being Self-Employed As Your Dream Job with the Perfect Boss
Balancing Work and Family as a Home-Based Entrepreneur
Balance… Every entrepreneur comes to realize how important that word is. As a home-based entrepreneur, it’s even more crucial — especially for the “home” part.
Loan Yourself Some Freedom This Weekend
Are you floundering? Have you reached that point where everything seems hard? You have a mountain of stuff to do on your new home-based business or project, and all of it seems like actual work. What happened to all the fun stuff?