Freelance 101

How do you start a freelance business? Where do you start? What skill should you master? What service should you offer? In this category, you will learn every basic thing about freelancing.

How to Avoid Freelance Burnout and Stress Without Quitting

How to Avoid Freelance Burnout and Stress Without Quitting

I wish I could say that freelancing is the next best thing after cake. Unfortunately, it isn’t.  Sure. You get to choose your projects, clients, time, and even your very own workplace. However, freelancing, despite being synonymous with dreamland, is not always rainbows and butterflies. In fact, freelancing presents a whole new level of problems …

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Upwork Proposal Mistakes: What to Do About Them

Upwork Proposal Mistakes: What to Do About Them [+Samples]

Today, my conversion rate in Upwork falls around 20% to 40%. Meaning, for every five proposals I send, three will reply and one or two of them will proceed into creating a contract with me. It looks amazing, especially if you’re someone who’s struggling to land a contract in Upwork. But truth be told, things …

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How to Create a Freelance Proposal That Gets You the Job

How to Create a Freelance Proposal That Gets You the Job

When I was new to freelancing, I always thought that creating a proposal wasn’t necessary… It was the mentality of someone who doesn’t see freelancing as a business. I never knew that creating a freelance proposal is key to securing premium rates. The first time my proposal worked, my eyes were opened. A freelance proposal …

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