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The School For Freelancers blog is dedicated to bringing you and the freelancing community tips, tricks, guides, and insights to help you learn about the ins and outs of a freelance career. It is our hope that we can save you time, money, effort, and energy by teaching you how to best manage your freelance career so you can spend less time cleaning up after making mistakes and more time focusing on your craft. We are continuing to update our content and we are building a strong resource for you, but if there is anything you would like us to cover that we have not, feel free to contact us.

5 Productivity Hacks For Freelancers

Being productive with your time is one of the best ways to ensure that your freelancing career is going to be sustainable. If you want to make the absolute most out of your time it is going to take discipline, practice, and a few of the tips

How To Find Work As A Freelancer

You are reading part "5" in a 5 part series called the Freelancers Blueprint. If you have not already read the preceding posts, we recommend doing so for context. You can read the first post on Deciding to Become A Freelancer here. You can also download a

Upskilling And Expanding Your Freelancer Knowledge

You are reading part "4" in a 5 part series called the Freelancers Blueprint. If you have not already read the preceding posts, we recommend doing so for context. You can read the first post on Deciding to Become A Freelancer here. You can also download a

How To Choose A Freelance Career

You are reading part “3” in a 5 part series called the Freelancers Blueprint. If you have not already read the preceding posts, we recommend doing so for context. You can read the first post on Deciding to Become A Freelancer here. You can also download a free

Developing The Right Attitude For Freelancing

You are reading part "2" in a 5 part series called the Freelancers Blueprint. If you have not already read the preceding posts, we recommend doing so for context. You can read the first post on Deciding to Become A Freelancer here. You can also download a

Making The Decision To Become A Freelancer

You are reading part "1" in a 5 part series called the Freelancers Blueprint. You can also download a free copy of the entire guide by signing up for our newsletter! It is totally free, no strings attached. Now let's get down to business! Did you know

6 Reasons You Should Consider Freelance Writing Jobs

Today, freelance writing jobs mean so much more than they once did. They mean flexibility. Sure, they can sometimes mean working in sweatpants and slippers. Heck, for many, they mean not having to wear a face mask for 8-10 hours on end! And while all of these factors have

4 Tips on Getting Entry-Level Jobs for Freelance Writing

Freelance work is becoming more and more popular each year, and 2020 has seen it surge like no other. With the benefits of being able to work wherever and the need to stay away from the chaos that 2020 has brought, freelancing makes a lot of sense.

Top 4 Remote Freelance Jobs to Consider for Beginners

If you’ve been thinking about joining the remote freelancing world, congrats! You’re making a great decision and joining millions of other Americans that enjoy the benefits that freelance work has to offer. Of course, the question with freelancing is where to begin. There are so many remote freelancing jobs

How to Get a Freelance Videographer Job

Did you know that 54% of consumers want brands to produce more video content? This means that experts in videography are certainly in demand! If you've got some solid videography skills, then you're probably now wondering how to become a freelance videographer. After all, there's nothing better than being

How to Become a Freelance Journalist in 6 Easy Steps

Newsrooms across the country are struggling to stay afloat. This has been a universal truth since even before the coronavirus pandemic. If you want to be a journalist, you may be wondering how to become a freelance journalist. Freelancing gives you the flexibility to write what you want for who you want on

Freelance Bookkeeping 101 to Start Your Successful Freelance Career

If you want to start a successful freelance career, one of the biggest barriers is handling your income. According to a TD Bank survey, almost half of 508 respondents admitted that bookkeeping is their least favorite task. However, it's important to remember that bookkeeping isn't as scary as

4 Best Freelance Jobs to Consider for Beginners

Are you looking to enter the exciting world of freelance work but not quite sure what you want to do?Some freelancers want to have more time at home for their families and children, while others crave the lifestyle of the digital nomad. Whatever your reasoning, we want to

A Beginner’s Guide to Getting Freelance Transcription Jobs

Working from home or on a trip around the world. Waking up and working whenever you want. Doesn't the freedom of freelancing sound amazing? It can be great, but you need to know how to get freelance transcription jobs. Transcribing is a great first freelance gig, but

The Complete Guide on Developing Effective Freelance Contracts

Many people start freelancing for the freedom the work provides. Now, freelancing does have some risks, but freelance contracts can protect you from some of those issues. If you want to work for yourself, you need to flush out how you plan to do the work, and a contract