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How to Become a Freelancer in 8 Steps (2022 Version)

How to Become a Freelancer in 8 Steps (2022 Version)

Are you considering joining the ranks of over 56 million people in the United States who have made the leap to working for themselves as...

15 Sites Like Upwork for Freelancers in 2022

15 Sites Like Upwork for Freelancers in 2022

Are you interested in joining the freelancing revolution? The state of the global freelance industry has been changing rapidly since 2020. Major changes are still...

How to Get Freelance Clients (7 Ideas That Work in 2022)

How to Get Freelance Clients (7 Ideas That Work in 2022)

Learning how to get freelance clients on a regular basis can be tough. As a freelancer, you’re kind of in it on your own. Yes,...

Hello Bonsai Review: Still Good for Freelancers in 2022?

Hello Bonsai Review: Still Good for Freelancers in 2022?

Hello Bonsai bills itself as an all-in-one freelancing solution for the world’s best creative freelancers (actually, their name is simply Bonsai, but their website is...

14 Awesome Quickbooks Alternatives for Small Business and Freelancers

14 Awesome Quickbooks Alternatives for Small Business and Freelancers

Intuit has been the name in small business accounting for decades, but now, many companies are looking for a QuickBooks alternative. While QuickBooks may still...

11 Sites Like Fiverr to Make More Money as a Freelancer

11 Sites Like Fiverr to Make More Money as a Freelancer

Sites like Fivver or similar freelance marketplaces can be such a hot-button topic in the freelancing world. But, if we’re being honest, it seems like...

Leverage the best tools for freelancers

If you’re serious about growing your freelance business, you’re going to need the right tools. For starters, we’ve rounded up some of the best and favorite freelance business tools we’ve discovered over the last 10+ years below:

HecticBe in control of your freelance business & become a better you. Try for free
BonsaiAll-in-one solution for the world's best creative freelancers. Try for free
SolidGigsThe best freelance jobs, hand-picked & delivered daily. Try for free
BloomBloom.io — Simple invoicing for creatives. Try for free
CollectiveSwitch to an S Corp and save $10,000/year with Collective. Try for free

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Our team of talented experts and writers publish fresh new helpful content on the Millo blog every week. Here's our most recent stuff.

Should You Incorporate Your Side Hustle?

Should You Incorporate Your Side Hustle?

Incorporation might seem like overkill for a side hustle. However, it’s a crucial step if you want to save money and protect your work. The...

Scheduling Your Freelance Life: 11 Ways to Improve Your Workday

Scheduling Your Freelance Life: 11 Ways to Improve Your Workday

If you’re a freelancer, you know that scheduling your freelance life is essential to your success. Without a good plan, you easily get overwhelmed and...

What it Takes to Become a Successful Freelance Artist

What it Takes to Become a Successful Freelance Artist

The world of freelance art has changed. It used to be incredibly difficult for a freelance artist to find venues to showcase work, and the...

How to Manage Freelancers Effectively as a Team

How to Manage Freelancers Effectively as a Team

A recent report published by the Freelancers Union with Upwork reveals that over 35% of the U.S. workforce operates as freelancers. This number is also...

What Does a Work For Hire Agreement Mean?

What Does a Work For Hire Agreement Mean?

One of the most sought-after and rapidly growing industries in today’s world is the creative space. Due to the fast-paced nature of our information-rich society,...

Freelance Business Email Tips & Templates for Winning Jobs

Freelance Business Email Tips & Templates for Winning Jobs

When you are just starting out in the freelance world, you have to justify every expense to yourself, because you likely aren’t making a ton...

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I have been subscribed to Millo for at least 6 or 7 years now... I have really appreciated all the knowledge that has been passed on.

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Listen in on weekly coaching calls with freelancers who are working to scale their business. New episodes every Thursday.

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[SHORT] Building Passive Income as a Freelancer

You're listening to our brand-new Freelance to Founder SHORTS, 5-10 minute episodes answering one (o ....

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Delegate without Sacrificing Quality

On today’s show: how can you delegate without upsetting clients or sacrificing quality? It’s a p ....

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[SHORT] Fixing an Invoice Mistake

You're listening to our brand-new Freelance to Founder SHORTS, 5-10 minute episodes answering one (o ....

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Can Your Business Run on Autopilot?

On today’s show, we chat with Carey from PodcastFastTrack.com where his business has taken off ove ....