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Freelancers Getting Paid
Jodi West
Jodi West

The Freelancer’s Guide to Getting Paid on Time

July 6, 2021 HUSTLE 0 Comments

How long does it usually take to get paid by your clients? And more importantly, how many clients pay late — or worse — not at all? Ensuring on-time payments is a problem many freelancers struggle with. In the U.S., 54% of freelancers say it takes too long to get paid.  Another 45% state their clients don’t ...

Pitching to Digital Marketing Agencies
Jodi West
Jodi West

5 Tips for Pitching Your Freelance Services to Digital Marketing Agencies

The freelance workforce is growing rapidly. Terms like gig economy have entered everyday usage, and digital nomad is now a career path that many aspire to. But as the number of freelancers increases, competition also increases. The professional freelancer needs to constantly set themselves apart from the crowd. Below are a few tips for positioning yourself to ...

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ARIELLE CRANE

Top 10 Silicon Beach Startups for Creative Hustlers

January 29, 2021 HUSTLE

Thinking of going full Draper and heading West to build your career? Or, perhaps you already live in the land of "72 and startups" and are looking for your next great gig. Here are 10 companies making waves in LA.

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Georgia Dolenz

Freelance Holiday: 6 Ways to Take Days Off and Continue Earning

January 29, 2021 HUSTLE LIFESTYLE

Everyone deserves a holiday, freelance professionals especially. However, the freelancing industry doesn’t offer paid vacation days, which means they typically take fewer breaks. And no matter how high your drive is, some time off is always good for the mind and body. The issue even ended up in the news in the UK a few years ago ...

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Georgia Dolenz

How Improv Comedy Helps a Freelance Career

January 29, 2021 HUSTLE LIFESTYLE

Freelancing is a lot like improv, you have to think on your feet and you have to listen to the audience (otherwise known as, your client!) Whether you’re treading the boards at the Groundlings, Second City, UCB, or many others, the skills acquired in improv can help you become a better freelancer, colleague, and boss! Even if ...

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Georgia Dolenz

Reap the Benefits of a Freelance Schedule

January 29, 2021 HUSTLE LIFESTYLE

Are you reading this from the confines of your office cubicle, somewhere between the hours of 9am and 5pm (or 6pm, or 7pm, or, well, you get it)? Do you dream about the day you can reclaim those hours and take back control of your schedule? Well, freelancing might be the revolution you’re after! The ...

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Eva Reder

8 Tips on Building a Successful Freelance Career by One of the Most Read Authors on the Internet

Nicolas Cole is an author, Top Writer on Quora, and the founder and Editor-In-Chief of Digital Press. His work has acquired over 30 million views online and has been published in Time, Forbes, Fortune, Business Insider, CNBC, and more. He is best known for writing about creativity, entrepreneurship, and personal growth. In this article, he ...

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