running a freelance business
I said “no” to a project that would have paid three months of my rent, but I feel like I’ve gained rather than lost. Here’s why.
Freelancers quickly learn how to track their hours spent on projects to ensure they’re getting paid what they’re worth. But how many of us track time doing taxes, installing software, or hunting for work? How I started recording that “lost” time so I could charge enough to cover the cost of running my solo freelance publishing practice.