Someone asking you to work for free? This is how to handle unpaid project requests.

Imagine yourself sipping your tea or coffee while working on a project, and all of a sudden your phone goes beep beep. You check your notifications and see that a not-so-close contact of yours has sent a message like: Hey, I need your help. There is this project, blah blah blah… The message goes onContinue reading “Someone asking you to work for free? This is how to handle unpaid project requests.”

Securing your financial future as a freelancer, independent professional or self-employed

The gig economy has been growing fast during the past decade as digitalization enabled it. Companies and small businesses are outsourcing creative works, market research, advertising management and all sorts of temporary gigs to freelancers and independent professionals, as this way of getting things done requires significantly less financial and legal commitments. The reason IContinue reading “Securing your financial future as a freelancer, independent professional or self-employed”