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7 Types of Difficult Clients & How to Avoid Them

Jun 13, 2022

Difficult clients — we have ALL been there. Am I right? You land that elusive contract, start planning how you will spend the money, and then, as you get into the day-to-day project stuff, you start...

How to Start a Freelance Makeup Artist Business + Where to Find Work

May 26, 2022

The beauty world can be glamorous, creative, exciting, and – a little cutthroat. If becoming a freelance makeup artist is your goal, be prepared to work hard, branch out to different types of work, ...

A Quick-Start Guide for Starting a Freelance Business

May 13, 2022

The freelance world has gotten a lot of attention lately. It seems that the world has finally discovered what a lot of us already knew. Becoming a freelancer opens a whole new idea of what work is. It...

8 Things Blogger Business Cards Must Include (with Examples)

May 09, 2022

Bloggers are having a moment. What started out as a journal or a side hobby for many back in 1999 has become a multi-billion dollar industry. Whether you are a seasoned blogger or just getting started...

How to Create a Freelance Rate Card (8 Examples for Inspiration)

Apr 25, 2022

Figuring out what to charge is one of the most difficult parts of freelancing. You set your own rates and pricing structure without a lot of outside information, and it can be hard to know what other ...

Moxie vs HoneyBook: Which is best for freelancers?

Mar 30, 2022

Sometimes, freelancing sneaks up on you. Here you are, hustling every day to bring in clients, do amazing work, build a portfolio, manage relationships, get referrals and meet deadlines. And suddenly,...

What’s an Average Freelance Writer Salary in 2023?

Mar 28, 2022

For a variety of reasons, freelance writing is rapidly becoming more popular. Opportunities abound, and the flexibility afforded in being your own boss is enough to have many people questioning—can ...

12 Top Freelance Job Sites to Get Clients in 2023

Mar 01, 2022

People start freelancing for all kinds of reasons using different methods to get clients. Some use referrals, some scour freelance job sites. There are definitely some entrepreneurs out there who want...

10 Perfect Jobs Where You Work Alone

Feb 28, 2022

Jobs where you work alone definitely have a certain appeal—especially for specific kinds of people. Not everyone is cut out for socializing around the water cooler. (Are water coolers still a thing?...

How to Become an Artist for Hire (or Where to Hire One)

Feb 21, 2022

Art is a unique profession. It takes an incredible amount of skill, a large helping of passion, and a healthy dose of courage. It is one thing to create art as a hobby or an outlet for emotion. It is ...

What is a Freelance Writer Exactly and How Can I Become One?

Feb 07, 2022

When I tell people what I do for a living, the most common reaction is to ask, “What is a freelance writer?” There are so many skills that can be turned into a lucrative side gig, but none are mor...

9 Best Bank Accounts for Self-Employed & Freelancers [Updated 2023]

Jan 03, 2022

Setting up a self-employed bank account or a bank account as a freelancer is critical when it comes to managing your business. Since you are your own boss, you are responsible for filing taxes, tracki...

The 7 Best Speakerphones For Home office in 2023

Dec 20, 2021

If you’ve ever participated in a group conference call, you know that the mute button on the speakerphone is your friend. It’s also important to have the best speakerphone for the home office. Spe...

Best Mouse For Designers: Our Top 6+ Picks in 2023

Dec 02, 2021

Successful digital designers need a handful of necessary tools to make things happen and get noticed. A computer with a high-res monitor, a reliable hard drive, design software, and a good mouse, but ...

Timeular is FUN. But does it really boost productivity?

Nov 22, 2021

Let’s start with one reason we’re providing this Timeular review, to help you think about the best way to record how you spend your time as a freelancer. I recently had a conversation with a clien...

9 Best Bullet Journals to Make 2023 Your Best Year Ever

Nov 15, 2021

If you’re ready to improve your life or your business, then it’s time you consider using a bullet journal. This article will break down the best bullet journals to try in 2023 and explain ...

Do You Need QuickBooks for Mac 2023? (Review)

Nov 11, 2021

A lot of new freelancers are surprised to find out that being successful depends as much on how they run a business as it does on the skills they are charging for. That’s where a good accounting sof...

23 Gifts for Writers on Your Holiday List (2023 Gift Guide)

Nov 05, 2021

Gifts for writers on your holiday list can be a struggle to find. We writers are a rare breed, with specific interests and a creative temperament. Not just any gift will do. So if you’re looking for...

10 Absolute Best Printers for Graphic Designers in 2023

Nov 04, 2021

Finding the best printers for graphic designers can be a struggle if you really care about how your prints come out. With so many little details that make up the design, getting the right printer can ...

6 Best Laptops For Freelancers (& What to Consider Before Buying)

Nov 04, 2021

What a paintbrush is to DaVinci, Keynote is to Steve Jobs and a basketball is to Michael Jordan—a computer is to most freelancers. Of course, you are one of the best freelancers so you most definite...

10 Best Portable Laptop Stand Options in 2023

Oct 25, 2021

Laptops have been around since the 1980s. As they have gotten less expensive and more practical, they have been a boon to people wanting to work with more flexibility. Without using the best portable ...

15 FlexJobs Alternatives To Fill Your Client Pipeline

Oct 18, 2021

FlexJobs is the top remote work online job site. With over 32,000 jobs listed at any given time, it’s a great way for freelancers to find new gigs that work with their erratic schedules. However, if...

24 Freelance Writing Niches to Dial in on Your Ideal Clients

Oct 11, 2021

You probably heard it over and over again in school and at the beginning of your career, but it bears mentioning yet again: writing is one of the most important skills you can learn. Every single indu...

Remote Marketing Jobs Sites for Going Freelance in 2023

Sep 20, 2021

Work is different than it used to be. Odds are, if you’re coming to Millo, you already know the value of freelancing, a non-traditional schedule and being less tied-down to the geographic location o...