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September 1, 2011
10 Innovative Twitter Tools For The Busy Freelancer
10 Innovative Twitter Tools For The Busy Freelancer

Twitter is one of the most valuable channels online. Using it to connect with potential clients or simply building a strong network is crucial. Yet, moving forward on Twitter can also be very time consuming. Finding tools which help us to focus more on the work we are doing is key. So here are 10 […]

April 28, 2011
25 tools to become a more productive freelancer
25 tools to become a more productive freelancer

Like most freelancers, you probably spend long hours at work and rarely refuse a job. There is no reason to refuse jobs as long as it’s well paid, so let’s take a look at how you could cut out some hours of work. Of course, tools are not the only thing that will increase your […]

April 5, 2011
Setting a budget for your business as a freelancer
Setting a budget for your business as a freelancer

One big mistake freelancers often do is to go without a budget. Sure, every freelancer would like to create one and plan ahead, but many will not know how because they are facing the problems we’ll see in this article. Fluctuating income Freelancing has lots of advantages, unfotunatly a consistent income isn’t one of them. […]

January 7, 2011
9 Best Freelance Business Management Tools
9 Best Freelance Business Management Tools

When starting out as a freelancer, it can be difficult to manage all the bills, work schedule, project organization, invoicing and more, in addition to doing your work. When you worked for someone else, they took care of the business side of things. Now, everything is on your head. Thankfully, there are a number of […]

September 30, 2010
8 cameras to consider if you are a freelance designer
8 cameras to consider if you are a freelance designer

Two weeks ago I asked the readers for their opinion on what is the perfect camera for a freelance designer. I list the camera mentioned in the comments in this blog post, take a look at it and let me know if some unmissable cameras have been left out. 1. Sony Cybershot DSC-HX1 Recommended by […]

September 23, 2010
3 open source softwares to help you run your freelance business
3 open source softwares to help you run your freelance business

When running a business, you obviously want to increase your income. Chances are that you also want to reduce your expenses, or that you have too. For designers, software costs quite a lot (yes, I’m thinking of you Adobe Creative Suite). I never could make the switch to use open-source software only for graphic design […]