The Organized Freelancer



How to Set a Budget for Your Freelance Business

How to Set a Budget for Your Freelance Business

A step-by-step process to create a freelance budget you’ll actually stick to

Many freelancers spend a lot of money on business expenses without first considering whether we can afford to. Part of the problem is not having a freelance budget in place to guide spending decisions. I’m..

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My Favourite To-Do List App

My Favourite To-Do List App

How Todoist helps me stay on top of everything I have to get done

As freelancers, we often have a to-do list a mile long. Job for client A with one deadline? Check. Job for client B with a different deadline? Check. Invoicing and keeping on top of client payments? Posting on social media? Attending..

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10 Tips for Attending Your First Conference

10 Tips for Attending Your First Conference

A Beginner’s Survival Guide

The nature of our work as freelancers can mean we spend very little time with colleagues in person. Industry conferences are a great opportunity to network and learn from our peers, and you’ll probably go home energized and enthused by the possibilities..

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The Dos and Don’ts of Quoting for a Job

The Dos and Don’ts of Quoting for a Job

A Project Manager’s Tips on How to Improve Your Chances When Quoting

All freelancers find ourselves quoting for jobs on a regular basis. Sometimes we’re really interested in the project and other times we’re not, but how many of us have been on the other end of this relationship, responsible..

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