Chapter 1: Freelance Overview
Freelancing could be a dream come true. The ability to work with a multitude of different companies and individuals instead of locking down with a single employer is exciting. In addition, being self-employed offers freedom that standard nine-to-five jobs don’t.
This chapter sets the stage of working as a freelancer in comparison to being employed with one company. Watch the video, download the Financial Foundation for Freelancers Worksheet, and read on to form a sound baseline to learn from.
Working for You
When all the decision-making and other work responsibilities land on you, approaching your job looks very different. Self-employment is freeing and exciting, but it also requires diligence and planning to weather the ups and downs of contract work.
The more you understand, the better you’re able to budget and protect yourself against challenges or slumps.
Be sure to watch the video, download the Financial Foundation for Freelancers Worksheet, and keep going through this course.
Your Chapter 1 Checklist:
- Watch the Financial Overview video
- Financial Foundation for Freelancers Worksheet
Great Ways to Set Financial Goals
Listen closely as these experts talk about the benefits of creating financial goals.