In the ever-growing world of freelancers, you need to stand out from the crowd and put your best foot forward if you want to claim those jobs and clients. If you’re on board with an agency, you’ve already made the ideal first step, but here we’ll show you how to get the edge on your peers.
Freelance Career Tips – Communication
What’s the #1 thing you absolutely must get right as a freelancer?
No matter how skilled you are in your trade, no matter how savvy you are with the numbers, the one thing you need to learn to take your to the next level is communication.… Read more
It’s hard to be a freelancer.
Okay, let me qualify that statement a little: it’s hard to be a successful freelancer.
When you made the decision to go it alone, you probably didn’t know many other people who were doing the same. You gave up your job and rolled the dice, and you realised quickly that there’s no manual for this. No careers advisor to help you. No easy-to-reach mentor who could guide you through it. As freelancers, we’re often on our own, and we’re making it up as we go along.… Read more
If you are looking to grow your digital agency, but are not ready to take the plunge and hire more permanent staff, freelancers can be an excellent solution. Although outsourcing work to freelancers remotely is an option, using freelancers in-house is an even better way to deliver a full agency offering, without the additional overheads and responsibilities fulltime employees entail.
Over the last few years there has been a huge increase in the amount of businesses using freelancers, and digital is leading the way.… Read more