There’s a fair share of lingo batted around in the freelancing world. And that can make it a bit confusing if you’re just starting out. Today, we’re shedding some light on the question of whether you can take on contract work and freelance work at the same time. (Spoiler alert: Yes!) Similarities Between Contract Work […]
Finding Success as a Freelance Introvert
While extraverts get lots of energy from interacting with others, introverts tend to need time alone so they can recharge their batteries. Our team has found that many introverts are wary of striking out on their own because they feel overwhelmed by the thought of networking events and cold outreaches. And this begs the question: […]
Freelance Bank Account: Do I Need One?
Note: We are not legal experts or tax preparation professionals, so always consult an accountant, tax prep professional, or attorney if you have questions about your freelance bank account. This information is aimed at freelancers in the United States. Freelancers in other locations may find this information useful for determining what questions they need to […]
How to Be a Freelance Digital Nomad
For some people, being a freelance digital nomad is the stuff dreams are made of, and some jobs make it easy to make that dream come true. Some jobs make it easy to take vacation—but also easy to live across the country or even overseas. Could freelancing be the key to your digital nomad lifestyle? […]
Freelance Business Name: How Do I Choose?
Note: We are not legal experts or tax preparation professionals. Always consult an accountant, tax prep professional, or attorney to address concerns about your freelance business name, or any other legal question. We’re writing to freelancers in the United States. Freelancers in other locations may find this information useful for determining what questions they need […]
Signing an NDA as a Freelancer: What You Need to Know
Picture this: Your potential client sends you a document and asks you to sign it. That’s not out of the ordinary. Most of us sign without much resistance because we want the work, right? But there is one type of document that makes people pause (or stop in their tracks). Should you be signing an […]