Tag Archives: freelance

Should I accept half of my regular rate if I really need the money?

Need to decide to take a project earning much less than your usual rate? Here are some tools to make the decision

It’s a common problem when you freelance/consult. You have a group of good paying clients. Life is rosy. Invoices and cash are coming in. Bills and expenses are paid on-time.   Until you reach the famine period. Where the work dries up. And you are stuck trying to figure out how to make rent/lights next […]

The Freelance Isn’t Free Act: 3 tips to leverage this NYC opportunity

3 tips to take advantage of getting paid as a freelancer in the wake of the NYC Freelance Ain't Free Act

I’m still in shock.  The New York City Council recently passed the nation’s first bill that protects freelancers who are not paid on time. Yesssss!!  This is a game changer. The bill will protect New York City based freelancers who are not paid by their clients.  Highlights include: Freelancers can require payment within 30 days If […]

K.J. Naturals – 3 ways she is nailing her marketing game on Etsy

I found KJ Naturals a few years ago during my ongoing OBSESSION for natural hair care products.  I am always on the hunt for products that keep my hair healthy, easy to style, and my pockets happy.  And when my daughter arrived with a different hair texture than mine, my obsession reached new heights.  I read every […]