a new podcast from Millo.

Andy quit his day job...
now what?

Every week, we check in to see what really happens when you quit your day job to pursue freelancing full-time. Listen in Apple Podcasts

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007 “Flexibility doesn’t mean working from your pajamas every day”

Flexibility isn't about working from your pajamas every day—it's about building the kind of life and career that you want. One that allows you to spend more time with people you care about, travel, exercise, or do whatever you'd rather be doing than working yourself to death climbing a corporate ladder.

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006 "How long do you want to give yourself before you have to start looking for a job again?"

If you're thinking about quitting your job to pursue freelancing full-time, consider Andys wise words: "The amount of savings you have is the amount of time you can afford before you have to look for a job again."

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005 "We bought one-way tickets to France"

A big part of the reason Andy wanted to start freelancing full-time was to have more flexibility to travel. Now, he and his wife have booked one-way tickets to France! In this episode, we talk about his travel plans plus lots more.

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004 “I charge more than double what I was making before”

To make it as a freelancer, you have to charge more than you were making as an employee. In today's episode we explore how Andy is handling his new freelance life including setting rates, pulling all-nighters, finding the right kinds of clients, setting your own deadlines and lots more.

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003 "How am I competing with people offering lower rates?" (The UpWork Episode)

When Andy signed up for UpWork around 8 months ago, he may not have imagined that it would eventually give him the ability to quit his job and freelance full-time. But that's exactly what happened.

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002 “It’s so nice to take your schedule into your own hands."

Taking your schedule into your own hands can be magical. But it can also present a very unique set of challenges—which Andy is discovering now that he's his own boss.

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001 "I realized: this is it! This is the thing I’ve been waiting for."

When you've got somewhere to go, putting your two weeks notice in can be fairly routine. But when your only plan is to start freelancing full-time...well, that changes everything.

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000 "Dear friends, I have decided to leave the company." (Trailer)

New from Millo, 'My Freelance Life' is a weekly check-in with Andy, a desk-jobber-turned-full-time-freelancer. Every week, show host Preston will pick Andy’s brain and discover the truth behind what really happens when you decide to quit your job and pursue freelancing full-time.

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