7 Freelancer Stereotypes That Are Totally True

Life as a freelancer looks different for everyone, and it doesn't look very much like what non-freelancers think it does. No, we don't sit in our pajamas all day, and…

How to Take Time Off When You’re Your Own Boss

The growth of the freelance economy means two things: First, that creative entrepreneurs are ditching their desk jobs to explore the fields they really love, and are even making a…

The 3 Traits You Need to Be a Successful Freelancer

At the tender age of 22, one of my friend editors gave me the most important piece of freelance advice I've ever heard: You are the product. Because being successful…

8 Must-Have Sanity-Saving Apps for Freelancers

It's debatable whether or not the eight-hour workday works for everyone – or even anyone – mostly because it's darn near impossible to plop down in front of a computer…

How to Deal With Debt When You Work for Yourself

Working for yourself can be extraordinarily rewarding — many small business owners say it's one of the best decisions they ever made — but it's hard to ignore the financial…

Want to Work for Yourself? 7 Things You Need to Know

Think you'd be happier being your own boss? Statistically speaking, it's probably true; according to a Gallup poll, 80% of small business owners say they'd do it all over again…