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10 things to make clear in a new client relationship

So, you found a new client? All those hours spent networking and exchanging business cards finally brought a high potential project with good revenue opportunities? Congratulations! ...Oh wait, not yet! New business relationships often seem promising before any work gets done. The sad truth is that too many projects start
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Getting Paid as a Freelancer - Invoicing Tips and Tricks - Horkey HandBook -

Getting Paid as a Freelancer - Invoicing Tips and Tricks - Horkey HandBook - | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
Not sure how to go about invoicing and getting paid as a freelancer? This post shares the 4 most common ways to collect payment and how to go about it.
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Post 8: What you can do during slow periods in your translation business

Post 8: What you can do during slow periods in your translation business | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
As freelancers we are in the fortunate (and sometimes unfortunate) position of being in the driving seat when it comes to our careers; we push the buttons to make our own careers and own money. Mos...
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A Free 56-page Ebook + 10 Ridiculously Helpful Links For Bloggers & Businesses

A Free 56-page Ebook + 10 Ridiculously Helpful Links For Bloggers & Businesses | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
A Free 56-page Ebook + 10 Ridiculously Helpful Links For Bloggers & Businesses | Making you awesome on the internet!
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Basic Networking Tips for Freelancers

Basic Networking Tips for Freelancers | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
Finding the right project is one of most difficult challenges that confront any freelancer. Read on our basic networking tips to get your dream project soon!
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5 Financial Management Tips for Language Translators

5 Financial Management Tips for Language Translators | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
Tax time is creeping up on those of us in the States, so I thought fellow language translators might find these financial tips helpful
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http://internationalfreelancersacademy.com/6-practical-time-management-strategies-for-freelancers-and-solos/

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When business goes wrong: how to deal with customer complaints

When business goes wrong: how to deal with customer complaints | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
No matter how smart you are, how good you are at your job, how hard you work on your customers' projects. Sooner or later in your career you'll find yourself reading an angry e-mail, or picking up...
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6 Ways to Improve Your Chances of Online Freelancing Success - Design Instruct

6 Ways to Improve Your Chances of Online Freelancing Success - Design Instruct | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
If you're just getting started with your freelancing career, here are some tips to make sure you're on the track to success.
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My ten tips for freelancers | Freelance Factfile

My ten tips for freelancers | Freelance Factfile | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
When I wrote the first post for this blog back in 2010, it was top ten tips for people thinking about going freelance. Here are ten more tips, for those of
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7 Hot Apps That Will Skyrocket Your Productivity at Work

7 Hot Apps That Will Skyrocket Your Productivity at Work | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
Check out some apps that'll make you happier and more productive every workday.
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Essential Tasks Freelancers Hate to Do (But Should Really Start Doing)

Essential Tasks Freelancers Hate to Do (But Should Really Start Doing) | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
Most freelancers I know are experts in getting things done and are very knowledgeable of the most effective productivity hacks out there. Read on...
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When Passion Dries Up: 5 Tips for Language Translators

When Passion Dries Up: 5 Tips for Language Translators | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
If you play your hand right, these feelings can actually help find and reclaim your passion for language translation.
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How to Become a Successful Freelancer | SEJ

How to Become a Successful Freelancer | SEJ | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
So, you want to be a successful freelancer? Here are 13 tips to help you ditch the full-time job and start hustling your way to freedom.
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Q/A: Good client stopped calling. How do I find out what went wrong?

Q/A: Good client stopped calling. How do I find out what went wrong? | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
Lisa writes: I have a good client I have worked with steadily for years. I thought we had a good relationship. Then, for some reason, she stopped using me. When I call, she says “I don’…
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Why Some Freelancers Fail at Social Media in 4 Lessons

Why Some Freelancers Fail at Social Media in 4 Lessons | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
I was asked this question yesterday – and decided it deserved a longer answer. Because no short answer does do this very important topic justice.
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How to scale your freelance business | Luke Spear Technical Translation

How to scale your freelance business | Luke Spear Technical Translation | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
Freelance businesses don't tend to scale very well, in the sense that your day's work (and therefore, income) is limited by how many hours are available to you.
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Top 5 Freelancing Challenges and How To Overcome Them - The Freelance Pinoy

Top 5 Freelancing Challenges and How To Overcome Them - The Freelance Pinoy | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
Ever felt nervous about freelancing? Freelance writer Angel Cuala shares his best tips on how to overcome the top 5 freelancing challenges.
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More Fun. More Clients. The Benefits of Collaboration.

More Fun. More Clients. The Benefits of Collaboration. | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
How to get more referrals and more clients and have more fun along the way through online collaboration & partnership.
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The Most Critical Factor to Freelance Success

The Most Critical Factor to Freelance Success | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
Launching a successful freelance business requires a certain degree of competence in your craft. It also requires goals, courage, determination, discipline and purpose. But over the years, I’ve com...
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How To Get More Work From Translation Agencies | Translator Thoughts

How To Get More Work From Translation Agencies | Translator Thoughts | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
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Basic business things every freelancer should do (right now)

Basic business things every freelancer should do (right now) | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
Let's just dive on in to this one; a few basic business management things that every freelancer should do, right this red hot second. Not rocket science, just things that are crucial to the surviva...
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9 Things Successful People Do When Working From Home

9 Things Successful People Do When Working From Home | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
Working from home can be fantastic, or it can be fraught with peril. Here's how to make it work better for you.
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10 Simple Steps to Exceptional Daily Productivity

10 Simple Steps to Exceptional Daily Productivity | Freelancing & Business | Scoop.it
A little planning, a little discipline... and a lot more gets done.
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