Freelance Legends: Lessons from the first 12 months of freelancing
Wouldn’t it be nice to look into a crystal ball and see what your first year of freelancing would be like? We have the next best thing—a conversation with three successful freelancers who reflect on the lessons they’ve learned over their first 12 months.
LinkedIn for Freelancers 2: How to find leads for your business
In Part 1 of this series, we covered the reasons why freelancers use LinkedIn, and some tips on how to get started on the platform. Now, let’s go a step deeper and discuss how freelancers can find leads through LinkedIn.
LinkedIn for Freelancers 1: Setting up the perfect profile
Prior to joining Rounded, I spent 5 years working at LinkedIn. I saw first hand how the platform can be misunderstood and often under-utilised. I also saw how effective it can be when used to its full potential. In this 3-part blog series, I’ll explore the ins and outs of LinkedIn.
LinkedIn for Freelancers 3: Using the platform to grow your business
Central to developing the right relationships and finding opportunities is how you network, market, and promote yourself. Having a LinkedIn presence is a solid start, but if you use the platform consistently, you can build an audience and let the leads come to you.
Ready to start working for yourself? Ask yourself these 7 questions
If you’re getting serious about working for yourself, it’s natural to feel some trepidation. We put together seven questions you can ask yourself to know if you’re ready to make the dream a reality.
The Future of Freelancing: 5 predictions for 2021 and beyond
2020 was a year that transformed virtually everything about how we live our lives. Now the vaccine is being rolled out, some aspects of life may return to normal as early as the middle of this year. But the working world has likely changed forever—especially for freelancers and sole traders.
How to choose a business name that makes an impression
Trying to come up with a clever, memorable name for your business is no easy feat. It’s a decision that many freelancers and sole traders agonise over. Our tips will help you land on a name that’s perfect for your business.