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Freelance Business Plan Template + Guide

Freelance Business Plan Template + Guide

A freelance business plan is the ideal way to make quick progress as a freelancer. Sure, you already feel like you know exactly what you...

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,...

8 Client Communication Skills to Grow Your Business Fast

8 Client Communication Skills to Grow Your Business Fast

Client communication is one of the most important ways to grow your service-based business. That’s because good client communication leads to happier clients. And happier...

How To Legally Start A Freelance Business In 9 Steps

How To Legally Start A Freelance Business In 9 Steps

Being a freelancer can be a liberating experience. It gives you the potential to work anywhere in the world, from your couch or a park...

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...

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:

Hectic

Hectic

Be in control of your freelance business & become a better you.

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Bonsai

Bonsai

All-in-one solution for the world's best creative freelancers.

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SolidGigs

SolidGigs

The best freelance jobs, hand-picked & delivered daily.

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Collective

Collective

Switch to an S Corp and save $10,000/year with Collective.

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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.

What is a Freelancer? Here’s What it Takes to Be One

What is a Freelancer? Here’s What it Takes to Be One

Unless you have been living under a rock, you have more than likely heard about the rise of independent workers, contractors, and new ways of...

20 Best Mac Productivity Apps That Will Change the Way You Work

20 Best Mac Productivity Apps That Will Change the Way You Work

Productivity apps are designed to make your life easy. They can help you schedule your freelance life, avoid burnout, and get more work done quickly....

72 Best Creative Personal Logo Ideas + Top Design Tips

72 Best Creative Personal Logo Ideas + Top Design Tips

Logos are an important part of branding. It’s a key part of marketing that helps customers identify and remember your company. A well-crafted personal logo...

Scaling your Freelance Business: How to Hire and Train a Remote Workforce

Scaling your Freelance Business: How to Hire and Train a Remote Workforce

One thing is clear: the future is freelance. By 2027, freelancers are expected to become the majority workforce in the U.S. This makes the present...

6 Tips to Keep Clients Coming Back as a Freelancer

6 Tips to Keep Clients Coming Back as a Freelancer

Acquiring new clients is far more tedious (and consequently costlier) than “activating” current clients. Ever wonder how to get clients to keep coming back? A...

14 Side Business Ideas to Help Supplement Your Income

14 Side Business Ideas to Help Supplement Your Income

Do you have side business ideas running through your mind? You’re not alone. Side businesses have gained a lot of popularity since the financial crisis...

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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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Catch up on the Millo podcast

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

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[SHORT] How do I find product/market fit?

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

S18 E5 — 58 min

The Power of Personal Brand

On today’s episode, we have a coaching call with Denise, a freelancer from South Carolina, USA.   ....

17 min

[SHORT] Is Freelancing Really Worth It?

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

S18 E4 — 55 min

Crushing Your Time Management

On today’s episode: how can you balance client work with growing your business? It’s a question  ....