Brian Quinn

The Benefits of Social Networking for Freelancers

Being part of a Facebook group of like-minded people cheering you on and there to help you when you encounter difficult clients or tricky...

How to Build a Blog That Promotes Your Freelance Business

A blog is now one of the best marketing tools that businesses in all industries—even solo freelancers—use to get more leads and customers....

Creating a Freelance Portfolio That Attracts Clients

With an outstanding freelance portfolio, of course. Your online portfolio can be your most important selling point to potential clients who...

5 Steps Towards Creating a Productive Routine When You Work from Home

Stepping out of the cubicle and into a cozy home office is something many people only dream of, but if you're one of the lucky ones to make...

Pingdom Alternatives: Comparison of Popular Free Website Monitoring Services

Since Pingdom recently announced that it's scrapping its free plan and forcing its free users to pay $11.95/month, people looking for a...

How to Use Upwork and Other Freelance Marketplaces to Build Your Business

A freelance site is something you should always consider as a valuable tool in your business marketing toolkit rather than the only tool...

The true costs of a bad hire, and how to avoid them

The consequences of poor hiring decisions aren't just financial—they can also reduce productivity among the rest of your employees, and...

Helpful Tax Tips for Freelancers: Organizing, Filing, and More

These tax tips for freelancers are ones I wish I knew when I was a newbie. Learn how filing taxes is different as a freelancer than an...

Succeeding as an Introverted Freelancer: How to Use Your Personality to Your Advantage

I’ll readily admit that I’m an introvert and it’s one of the most prominent factors in my decision to become a freelancer. I had this idea...

10 of the Most Useful Tools for Freelancers and Why You Need Them

As a full-time freelance writer for the past few years, I’ve more than doubled my business from the time I started. I owe much of that...

10 Tips For Entrepreneurs Seeking to Improve Their Work-Life Balance

When you're busy trying to get your business off the ground, it's easy for your work schedule to bleed into your personal time, making it...

9 Tips for Aspiring Entrepreneurs Looking to Make the Leap

Every hopeful entrepreneur dreams of the day when they can leave behind the regular grind of a day job and become their own boss. But...

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