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Author Archives: Freelancers Union
The 4 stressors of freelancing and 7 stressbusters to get 2013 off to a strong start (from The Freelancer's Bible by Sara Horowitz) Continue reading
Yes, in 2013, you can take control of your work/life and make it balanced. Here are a few tips from The Freelancer's Bible by Sara Horowitz. Continue reading
Want to start 2013 off with some solid work/life balance? Follow these "freelance life laws" from Sara Horowitz's "Freelancer's Bible." Continue reading
Contribute $30 to the Freelancers Union PAC by December 31 and get a limited-edition Freelancers Union mug as a thank-you gift – which you can use while watching the debates. Continue reading
Contract Creator, a new tool from Freelancers Union, free to all members (and membership is free). Check it out if you are working without a contract or suspect your contract could be better. Continue reading
Welcome to the Gig Life. The boom in independent work is changing the way we think about jobs and careers. Does Washington get it? Continue reading
Our partner, The Freelancers Union, is pitching a panel idea for SXSW 2012 and needs your vote. The idea,“Frontier Justice: Can Technology Save Creatives?” proposes a panel featuring awesome thinkers and doers like Etsy, Loosecubes, SnapGoods, Jim Gilliam, and Sara Horowitz, founder of Freelancers Union. Continue reading
The Freelancers Union is trying to make New Jersey more freelance-friendly. Please take a few minutes to complete a survey about the life of the self-employed in NJ. Continue reading
The Client Scorecard from Freelancers Union allows you to rate companies—good and bad—as well as check out potential clients before accepting a gig. Continue reading