Self-help

How to Respond to “Get a Real Job” Comments

Spoiler alert: this is going to be a controversial blog post, and I might get emails and Facebook messages afterward. Has someone ever told you “get a real job” when you explained what you do for a living? Hang on. Don’t feel discouraged. Gary Vaynerchuk often says, “look at the person who is giving you…

Self-help

How to Stop Being Overwhelmed as a Freelancer

Have you ever thought that you don’t feel excited anymore about your freelance work? A lot of freelancers panic in this situation, and thoughts like the following run through their mind: Am I quitting freelancing? Do I have to find a new thing? How would I pay the bills? What would I do next? What’s…