Blog to support the book "Creatively Self-Employed: How Writers and Artists Deal with Career Ups and Downs" by Kristen Fischer
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30-something Jersey gal working as a freelance writer. Starbucks addict, beach-lover, kitty mother.
Monday, June 18, 2012
Should I post my rates on my website?
Do you post your rates or prices online?
Some people say yes--like me--because it helps weed out poorly paying clients. But there can certainly be some negatives, especially as it relates to your competition. What do you think?
I was actually writing about this concept a few weeks ago--I devote a section on pricing in my upcoming book.
It's an endless debate, and there is a great post about it over here on the Creative Freelancer Conference LinkedIn page. Add your thoughts here or there! Would love to know how you do business!
Friday, June 15, 2012
More than discipline: What it takes to freelance
Once again, CareerBuilder has dedicated some content to the art -- and act -- of freelancing. Check out their latest article about what it takes to be a freelancer!
What do YOU think is a must-have to become a creative professional running his or her own business?