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Freelancing Foundations

Tom Geller

5 mins

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Kickstart your freelancing career by making yourself available to the right clients while keeping your work-life balance intact.

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Freelancing Foundations

Freelancing Foundations

by Tom Geller

Overview

Times are changing. While people want more stability, they also want freedom from the grind of a nine-to-five. With many activities now taking place from behind a screen – work, socializing, education, dating – it's only logical for an ambitious and free mind to look for ways to transition to freelancing.

However, freelancing can be exhausting with its many variables and demotivating without a boss around. Freelancing expert Tom Geller is here to help. His freelancing career has ranged from journalism to web design, with clients like Apple, Nature.com, and the San Francisco Chronicle.

With Freelancing Foundations, Geller leverages his experience to provide you with the information you need to go freelance: creating goals, managing resources, building a portfolio, attracting clients, and marketing yourself.

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Start discovering the work habits you enjoy as early as possible long before you have any clients. Then when the work starts arriving, you'll find yourself happier to do it.

- Tom Geller

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