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Freelance Like A Pro
21 Lessons On Finding Work, Landing Clients, & Earning More As A Freelancer
How Tos

How To Write Proposals For Freelance Clients Using Bonsai

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One of the key factors that influence clients to hire you for a job is the way you present your proposals.

Clients pay close attention to the way you write a proposal, the design, and the content arrangement to determine how skilled you are at what you do.

It doesn’t matter if you have 10 years of experience designing websites. If you can’t write an effective proposal, you’ll have a hard time finding clients who are willing to hire you.

However, writing and designing great proposals for clients can also be a tedious task when you’re applying to multiple jobs at a time. Today, I want to help you find a solution to that problem.

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Freelance Tips

5+ Email Templates You Can Use To Pitch To New Clients

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You don’t have to depend on freelance marketplaces to find work. There are so many ways you can find freelance work.

In a previous post, I showed you not one, not two, but 14 different methods for finding freelance work online.

One of the most effective ways to find freelance projects is to use job boards and contact clients directly via email.

Writing an email to a client to pitch for a job is not an easy task. Because your email needs to be perfect to win over the client.

Then again, you don’t have to be a master of the English language to write a great email either. You just have to learn to follow certain email etiquette when writing the pitch to appear more professional to your clients.

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Must Reads

Upwork Exposed: It’s Time To Ditch Upwork For Good

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When it comes to freelancing and finding freelance jobs online, Upwork is arguably the first website that comes to mind.

It’s the most recommended marketplace by other freelancers and it’s the first website that comes up top on Google search results.

But, what most people don’t know is that it’s also the most evil freelancing platform on the Internet.

I’ve been asking freelancers to avoid platforms like Upwork and Fiverr for many years. And now you’ll see why.

A journalist has exposed the evil practices Upwork use to manipulate freelancers and make more profit from you.

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How Tos

How To Be A Successful Freelancer In Any Field (8 Tips)

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It’s fairly easy to get started as a freelancer.

But it takes a lot of hard work, dedication, and motivation to survive and be a successful freelancer.

This is why most new freelancers give up on their dreams of working from home after a few months.

And it’s also why only a handful of freelancers become successful and find financial freedom.

It took me more than 6 years of hard work as a full-time freelancer to get there. To finally find financial freedom.

As I’ve explained in my book, it didn’t happen overnight. I worked 100-hour workweeks and went through 20-hour workdays to get here. And learned a lot of lessons along the way.

These are some of the most important factors that helped me to be where I am today.

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How Tos

How To Learn The Top 5 Freelance Skills With Online Courses

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You don’t need a bachelor’s degree or even graduate from college to become a freelancer.

But, you do need a set of skills to offer as a service to your clients.

Whether it’s coding, writing, or even data entry, you must learn how to do the job before you can offer your services.

This guide is all about helping you develop the right skill set that you can monetize as a freelancer. Here, I will show you how to learn 5 freelance skills with the highest demand by enrolling in the best online courses to get started and master each skill.

Let’s dive in.

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How Tos

How To Learn A New Skill Every Month

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This year, I challenged myself to learn a new skill every month.

It was an extreme challenge but I wanted to see how far I can get before I feel exhausted or bored.

Well, I was wrong. As Leonardo da Vinci said, “learning never exhausts the mind” and I’ve only felt excited to learn more.

As of March 20th, I finished learning two new skills and working on learning my third new skill this month. And I have plans to learn more skills this year.

This article is about the process I use to learn a new skill every month. I wanted to share this story so you could also try to learn a new skill (or two or twelve) this year.

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