Forever Networking

Forever Networking

I am forever networking One of the most vital roles of a freelancer is to continue to network and look for opportunities.  The other day, I was at my favorite watering hole (coffee shop) talking shop with a fellow freelancer.  We was discussing business and what was...
Staying Productive as a freelancer

Staying Productive as a freelancer

How to stay productive as a freelancer? In many conversations with fellow web designers, we tend to discuss how to stay productive.  Sometimes we do not have a project to work on.  Nothing in our pipeline.  No meeting with prospective clients. How do you stay...
On the Ball

On the Ball

Are you on the ball? Over the weekend, while enjoying my favorite beverage (fresh cup of coffee) I was having a conversation with a fellow free lance web designer.  We was talking about business, family, and everything under the moon.  Suddenly our conversation turned...
How to keep clients happy?

How to keep clients happy?

How to keep your clients happy? This is an age old question, and many web designers have some interesting takes on this subject.  Some designers feel as long as the project is launched on time, and no surprises for the client.  Then the client should be happy.  Other...
8 to 5 Workday

8 to 5 Workday

8 to 5 Workday Does your workday consist of an 8 to 5 work schedule?  The answer is no.  A simple no.  But a no. Some free lancer have told me that they only work 8am to 5pm, and make enough to pay all their bills.  However after 12 successfully years, this is not me....
Un Remote able

Un Remote able

Can I be an un remote able worker? For a long time, I never told anyone that I was a remote employee. Actually working remote began for me, while I worked in Corporate America.  Economically it made more sense to have employees working from home (and the company paid...