Freelancer Tips

 

  • Not Getting Paid – Tips on Avoiding the Freelancer’s Nightmare

    02.09.2015

    Most freelancers face the problem of non-payment sooner or later. Here on www.freelancermap.com we’ve written a lot about the advantages of being a freelancer, but now it is time to shine some light on one of the biggest disadvantages – not getting paid.

  • Freelancer tips: How to set your rates as a freelancer?

    02.09.2015

    Freelancers sometimes find it hard to determine what they want to be paid or can be paid. Furthermore, the process of negotiating rates can be, indeed, very difficult for a lot of people. This article provides a few tips and tricks on determining the value of your work and knowing when and how much you have to charge. Here are a few things you have to keep in mind when setting your rates as a freelancer.

  • Self-Marketing for Freelancers, 5 tips on making a name for yourself

    02.09.2015

    Self-Marketing is not easy, but it is essential for success. It is not something to be done when there is little to no work, self-marketing has to become a part of your daily routine. It’s all about showing off – yourself, your skills and your attitude. Not bragging of course, rather respectfully advertising your own person. Here are five tips to help you convince future clients that you are the man/woman for the job.

  • Five Tips to help you stay motivated as a freelancer

    02.09.2015

    Motivation is crucial for any job. As a freelancer you have more freedom than most employees, but that freedom can turn into a disadvantage pretty quickly. If you find yourself postponing that thing you have to do or if you often just don’t feel like working, read on. This article presents five tips that will keep you motivated and help you reach your goals.

  • Global freelancers form a movement!

    27.08.2014

    Are you a freelancer working in Europe? Then the “freelancer movement” could be an interesting topic for you. In the last years the demand for freelancers has increased tremendously. Weather short-term contractors, self-employed workers, individual consultants or even part-timers, more and more companies nowadays hire freelancers to meet specific requirements a full-time employee may not be able to meet.

  • 15% discount for all freelancermap users at Shutterstock!

    17.06.2014

    freelancermap is happy to pronounce our new partnership with Shutterstock, a globally interacting stock photography agency. With this new cooperation our freelancermap users will receive a 15% discount on every booked image subscription at Shutterstock!