Articles tagged as self employment

Overcoming the fear of failure in your freelance career

Being your own boss is the dream of many. Alas, it’s a reality for precious few. In Canada, self-employed people represent only about 15% of the working population. That’s less than 2 in 10 people. While I’m sure many of the remaining 85% are happy with their current employment situation, or have no desire to […]

Mountains & Valleys: How to Bridge Inconsistent Freelance Income

It’s called many things: “Feast or Famine”, “When it rains it pours”, “Mountains & Valleys” (my favourite term), etc. But they all mean one thing: Freelancers make inconsistent income. It’s just the nature of the beast. Some months a freelancer can make tremendous money, and other months their income can plummet to the ground. It […]

Name your price: What does your dream cost?

I’ve been self-employed for nearly two years now, and it would be an understatement to say I’ve enjoyed it. It’s seriously been the best professional decision I’ve ever made! The perks that come with self-employment are truly amazing: Unlimited income potential Possibility for great success No limit on vacation time Create your own work schedule […]

When I first started designing and developing websites in 2009, I knew there was an abundance of studio jobs out there when I graduated from my University program. It was very exciting to know that when I graduated, the possibilities were almost endless; there were great gigs in Vancouver, Calgary, Los Angeles, New York City, […]

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