Advice, stories, and round up from the world of freelance.

Meet the New Boss: How to Set and Meet Goals as a Freelancer or Independent Consultant

As a freelancer or independent consultant, your "bosses" are your customers or clients. So how can you stay accountable, in order to maintain and scale your business? Set long-term and short-term goals.

Now Is the Ideal Time to Launch Your Freelance Or Consulting Career: Here’s Why

If you lost your job in 2020 — or have been itching to take the leap and launch your consulting business — take heart: the freelance economy is booming. Freelance job openings increased more than 25 percent from April to June compared with the first three months of the year.

Five Tips to Hire the Right Freelance Consultant in the New Remote Economy

How can you source high quality freelancers — and lead a remote team effectively? Common hiring challenges include communication, company culture, onboarding, expectations, and isolation / loneliness.