Habits to Improve Your Productivity & Get More Work Done

Get More Work Done
When you first imagined your freelance career, you most likely envisioned a productive day of work done from the comfort of your home office.

In reality… You awake with intentions to accomplish a list of tasks, but at the end of the day, very little is actually accomplished.

Sound familiar?

Nearly everyone wishes they could get more done in a day. Whether you need to optimize the way you work, or you need the motivation to get the work done, there are simple habits you can adopt to make this happen.

Building good work habits and taking control of your productivity can make or break the success of your freelance career, so I’d like to share some of my personal favorite habits and tricks to getting more work done. [Read more…]

When life outside of freelancing hits hard

When life hits hard
Life happens. This past couple of weeks has especially been tough for me.

My grandmother, whom I loved dearly, passed away, my car has thrown in the towel, and Twitter – out of nowhere – suspended my personal account. Three very different stresses all at the same time… depression, stress, and anxiety. They’re real, and they hit hard. [Read more…]

8 Ways to avoid freelance burnout

How To Avoid Freelance Burnout
Do you ever feel like you’re overworking and overextending yourself to the point of exhaustion? The feeling of stretching yourself so thin that you can’t get ahead of your current workload?

Freelancers are at high risk of getting burnt out. It leads to lack of motivation and creative block, which in turn, hinder your work. It’s awful!

You can’t afford to get burnt out, especially when your entire business relies solely on you. In this post I’d like to share eight ways to avoid freelance burnout. [Read more…]