Ease your way into freelancing

There are many different motivations for professionals to become freelancers; wanting to be your own boss, the allure of working from home, an ability to choose the tasks and projects you work on – and sometimes a negative event such as redundancy can spring-board you into freelancing.

Whatever the motivation, many people aren’t sure about the ‘what, how and when’ of becoming a freelancer.

In a recent article in the Australian Telegraph, Vicky Caplan makes some very useful suggestions:

  • Ease yourself in
  • Spread the word and be proactive
  • Keep clients coming back for more
  • Look after your clients
  • Be realistic about your projected income

If you’re considering a career change into a freelance role, or just want to discuss your options, get in touch for some free and friendly advice.

Original article linked here.