The freedom and flexibility that come with freelancing are usually the two most important factors when deciding to go solo. You can set your own schedule, choose your projects, and work when and how you want.
More and more career driven women are beginning to ditch their 9 to 5 job and look for alternative ways to make a living. Freelancing can give you a unique level of freedom where you can choose when and where you work, and to some extent, who you work with. However, it’s also notoriously insecure and can be very stressful. So if you’re looking to launch a new freelance career, here are a few tips to help ease you in.
Networking brings with it huge potential for building contacts within your industry, and of course, bringing on board new clients. But learning how to manage those new business contacts and truly nurture them into future clients is something that female entrepreneurs and freelancers often struggle with.