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21 Best Invoicing Apps for Freelancers to Get Paid Fast

21 Best Invoicing Apps for Freelancers to Get Paid Fast

When I first started freelancing, I looked everywhere for a freelancer invoicing app to help me streamline my online business. See, I used to have...

How to Get Jobs on Upwork in 7 Days (with No Experience)

How to Get Jobs on Upwork in 7 Days (with No Experience)

Figuring out how to get jobs on Upwork can be a great way to start a freelance career—which can be both exciting and worrying at...

33 Freelance Ideas You Can Start Today (From Home, For Free)

33 Freelance Ideas You Can Start Today (From Home, For Free)

This past year the world has had to embrace a new normal. Which means millions of people have been left to explore freelance ideas as...

Which is Best: Upwork or Fiverr?

Which is Best: Upwork or Fiverr?

The freelance industry is growing quite fast, and today, companies need versatile talent more than ever. Gone are the days when freelancers were looked through...

9 Top Freelance Job Sites to Get Clients in 2022

9 Top Freelance Job Sites to Get Clients in 2022

With new freelance job sites popping up at an unprecedented rate, it can be hard to know which freelance job boards or marketplaces are the...

7 Freelance Marketing Strategies that Actually Work

7 Freelance Marketing Strategies that Actually Work

If you’re looking for a way to start earning some extra money, start a side business or create a full-time income, you may want to...

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:

FreshBooksThe #1 invoicing & accounting solution for freelancers. 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. Get started
HecticBe in control of your freelance business & become a better you. Try for free
QuickBooksSmarter business tools for the world's hardest workers. Try for free

Read the latest on the Millo blog

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

19 Best Places Offering Digital Nomad Visas for Remote Work

19 Best Places Offering Digital Nomad Visas for Remote Work

Traveling while working sounds like a dream until you discover it’s easier than you thought. With the increase of remote work in every corner of...

How These 12 Freelancers Make Over $100k/year

How These 12 Freelancers Make Over $100k/year

As more and more people are saying, “see ya later!” to their typical job and joining the global freelance workforce, the biggest concern (rightfully so)...

What is a Discovery Call, and Why is it Important?

What is a Discovery Call, and Why is it Important?

Gathering pertinent information from a prospective client in your sales process can be crucial — this can be done during a discovery call. But what...

How to Reconnect With Old Clients (5 Email Templates Included)

How to Reconnect With Old Clients (5 Email Templates Included)

After all of your hard work to gain clients, it makes sense that you want to keep the relationships built for as long as possible....

13 Steps to Start & Thrive as a Freelance Programmer

13 Steps to Start & Thrive as a Freelance Programmer

The IT industry is developing, and all chances are that the demand for programmers will only grow in the following years. This situation encourages many...

6 Best Self-Employed Bank Accounts to Consider in 2022

6 Best Self-Employed Bank Accounts to Consider in 2022

Not all self-employed individuals understand their value and role as business owners. They may not even know about a self-employed bank account, but being self-employed...

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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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Will you sink or swim?

On today’s show: what would you do if you suddenly had to start making full-time money from your b ....

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Hate “Networking”? Do this.

On today’s show: do you keep hearing how important networking is, but you really just don’t enjo ....

S14 E2 — 61 min

Client Referrals: Dangerous or Powerful?

On today’s show: if you get most of your clients from referrals, is that a good thing? Or is your  ....

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The Power of Automation

On today’s “best of” episode which originally aired in Oct 2020, Preston has a one-on-one conv ....