Now is a great time to be a freelancer, and we’re thrilled to be part of helping Gig economy workers all over the world achieve their professional and financial goals. To celebrate the future of work—and how freelance and remote workers are shaping it—this week’s news roundup features stories to inspire you to set your sights higher and tips to help you reach those new goals.
Reclaim Your Time, Grow Your Money
A business owner needs to be able to handle a variety of tasks, but if you’re wasting your time on those tasks instead of growing your business then it might be time to call in reinforcements. If you’ve ever found yourself bogged down with the little things, there really is a better way! Check out our top five tasks that you should outsource to a virtual assistant to free up your time for money-making efforts.
Set Up Shop
It’s time to hang up your shingle and start selling your wares as you embark on your entrepreneurship adventure. Before you set up your shop – whether it’s a Fiverr page or an online store, make sure you read this advice on how to set a solid foundation before you get started. Going in prepared will save you time and money and work you to hit your goals faster.
Budget for Success
No matter what your income is, if you’re not on top of your expenses you might find your bank account suffering even in your best months. Budgeting is one of the most important tools in the savvy freelancer’s arsenal, and keeping track of your funds can actually help you achieve your financial goals and even exceed your own expectations.
Shoot for the Moon
We want to end this week on a high note, so take a look at the incredible skyrocketing incomes of freelancers around the world and get inspired by others’ success! We love to see freelancers doing well, and this article shows that if you set your mind to it you can also succeed in whatever goals you set.
What good thing happened for your business this week? Tell us in the comments!