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January 13, 2017

Knowing The Best Time and Frequency For Billing Clients

Out of all the most common invoicing questions that I’ve been asked by freelancers, one of the most difficult is, “When should I have my clients and how often?” After all, there isn’t one exact answer since there are circumstances that vary from freelancer to freelancer and client to client. However, the reason that freelancers…

January 9, 2017

5 Points To Have On Your Freelance Invoice

One of the more common mistakes that freelancer make when it comes to invoicing their clients is not covering all-of-the-bases. In other words, you haven’t protected yourself from any unforeseen circumstances. This means you could end-up getting the short-end-the-stick from the client. To prevent that from happening, here are five of the most important points…

December 12, 2016

7 Essential Productivity Hacks for Business Owners

Just like every other business out there, freelancing requires a lot of work. In fact, freelancing goes beyond conventional work. You get to choose when, where and how to work, and it’s this liberty that determines how long you can go in terms of being productive. To sustain your freelancing career and avoid burnout in the long…

November 28, 2016

15 Mistakes Businesses Make When Billing Their Customers

For solopreneurs, freelancers and business owners, there aren’t many things more important than getting paid for your services. When you don’t get paid, you have not only decreased your cash flow, it also prevents you from paying your expenses and bills — like your utilities and staff. And, that’s never good for business. These Despite…

November 23, 2016

5 Ways to Make the Most of Small Business Saturday

Saturday November 26, 2016 is Small Business Saturday, a program started by American Express in 2010 to encourage people across the country to support local and small businesses. According the U.S. Small Business Administration, there are 28 million small businesses in the U.S. generating 54% of all U.S. sales and 55% of all U.S. jobs.…

November 21, 2016

3 Ways to Stay on Top of Finances When Scaling Your Business

If you thought that starting a business was a challenge, wait until it’s time to grow your business. Not only do you have to be concerned about making sure your business is scaling at the right pace, you also have to stay-on-top of tasks like networking, marketing, and bookkeeping. Not to overwhelm, but that’s a…

July 30, 2015

4 Free Tools To Create An Actionable Marketing Plan

Looking to increase your odds of running a successful business? One of the ways to differentiate your brand and cut out the competition is with an actionable marketing plan. But to execute multiple campaigns across a multitude of channels, you’re going to need a few savvy tools to get the job done.   We’ve got…