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Should beginner freelancers work for free?

‘Should I work for free?’ It’s a question that plagues many beginner freelancers just starting out in their career. And it’s a good question. In a world that pushes the inexperienced towards internships and working for ‘exposure’,…
freelancing is not easy as it looks

Freelancing: not as easy as it looks

I think of my freelancing career in two phases. The first phase was where I came in all guns blazing; with six months’ worth of savings that I thought would last until I became a roaring success. The second phase known as the “second coming”…

Edward freelance copywriter

Edward is an all around freelance creative, concept and copy, speed strategist. He has worked for very big clients. And very small too. National and international. Edward decided to become a freelance creative in 2001 after working at Bozell,…
Freelance copywriting does it make you happy

Freelance copywriting: does it make you happy?

It seems like the dream, doesn’t it? Quitting your day job to write full time? What could be better than that? Well, for one thing, a regular, guaranteed pay check. But you get to employ your skills, while sitting at home, in your pyjamas.…