Between Jobs? Freelance to Earn Cash & Gain Experience

“So how’s your job search going?” Well-meaning friends, family members and distant acquaintances never fail to ask this dreaded question. And it...

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14 Companies Eager to Hire Freelancers Now

What’s not to love about freelance work? You can work from your favorite corner café—or from your couch—without a boss bearing down...

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The Freelancer’s Guide to Setting Competitive Rates

One of the most difficult parts of a freelancing job is establishing your rates. If you want to win in the freelance...

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5 Things 1099 Employees Need to Know About Taxes

We are now in the era of the 1099 worker. Whether you head to your employer’s office or spend most of your time...

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A No-Frills Guide to Starting Your Freelance Career

Four years ago, I was sitting at my desk, trying to figure out exactly what I didn’t know about having a writing...

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5 Side-Gigs to Earn Income While Searching For Your Dream Job

You’re eager to dive into your next role, and you’ve started to submit applications for job opportunities. You quickly find out, though,...

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The Career Mistake That Still Haunts Me

When I was new to the world of freelancing, it seemed like a feat to simply have my name appear as a...

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I Make $6,000 a Month Freelancing

When I say I’m a freelancer, people tend to think that I only work when I feel like it or that I...

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5 Ways to Earn More Money Freelancing

Ask any freelancer if she’d like to earn more money, and I’d bet her answer will be something along the lines of,...

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The Hidden Job Market in the Beauty Industry

When you walk into your favorite department store — let’s say Bloomingdale’s — did you know that most of the employees on the...

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How to Figure Out The Next Step in Your Career After Freelancing

There are a ton of reasons to go freelance—time off whenever you want it, the freedom to pick and choose your projects,...

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How to Land a Freelance Writing Job

There has probably never been a better time to take up freelance writing, since the need for content has literally exploded with...

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