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Honeybook Review: Is It Better Than Bonsai?

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Honeybook is one the most popular platforms used by freelancers, small businesses, and entrepreneurs to manage their projects, clients, and work in one place.

In this Honeybook review, I explore the features, tools, and functionality of the platform to figure out if it’s really worth the price.

If you’re looking for ways to supercharge your freelance work with an all-in-one platform, Honeybook is an app that’s worth trying out.

And, if Honeybook is not for you, I have an Honeybook alternative as well. Keep reading to find out more.

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How To Stay Motivated Working From Home: 20 Methods

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Being able to work from home feels like a dream come true.

At least that’s how it feels at first.

But after a while, it gets a bit old. Then you get tired easily, get bored, and get distracted all the time.

It’s like a cycle that you have to go through from time to time. And it has happened to me many times over the years.

During these periods, finding the motivation to work can be a challenge of its own. Thankfully, I have found a few methods that worked really well for me.

These are some of the things I do to stay motivated when working from home. And I guarantee you’ll find at least one method here that will work for you as well. Have a look.

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15+ Easy Productivity Tips For Working From Home

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If you’re new to the whole working from home thing, here are a few tricks you can use to keep yourself productive all day long.

In this post, I share some simple and easy productivity tips for working from home. Ones I’ve been using during my own freelance career.

Many people are working from home these days, especially due to companies switching to 100% remote teams.

Working from home may seem like a challenge at first, but with the help of these tips, you’ll be able to adjust to the new normal in just a few days.

Let’s dig in, shall we?

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Hectic vs. Bonsai vs. Honeybook: Which Productivity App Is Best For Freelancers?

Finding the perfect project management app for freelancers is like looking for a needle in a haystack.

There are so many productivity and project management tools out there but most of them are designed for big teams and startups.

Thankfully, there are a handful of apps that offer better tools for freelancers and solopreneurs.

In this comparison, I look at the top productivity apps for freelancers to help you find the best platform to manage your projects and clients in one place.

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How (And Why) To Use The 52/17 Rule To Boost Productivity

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All it takes is just one email, a single Facebook notification, a Like on your latest Instagram post to distract you from your work.

Once you’re distracted, it takes a long time to get focused and go back to work.

I know this better than anyone because I used to face this problem almost every day. It’s something you have to deal with when you’re working from home.

People working at an office can at least stay focused on the work at hand out of the fear they have for their boss. But for a freelancer working from home, procrastination is an ongoing war.

Thankfully,  I’m no longer procrastinating. And I’m slowly becoming more productive. Thanks to the 52/17 method.

I found an effective new strategy to boost my productivity. And if you’re like me and have trouble focusing on work, you might want to give this strategy a try.

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How To Find A Work-Life Balance While Working From Home

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One of the best things about freelancing is the ability to manage your work schedule. You can work anytime and anywhere you want.

At least, that’s what I thought when I first started freelancing.

The thing is, when you start getting a consistent stream of jobs, you have to dedicate more time to your work schedule.

At some points in my career, I had to work up to 20 hours per day. As you can imagine, this can be problematic.

Yes, it’s great that you’re getting more jobs and earning more money. But if you don’t find a balance between your work and other life activities, you could easily get burned out. And it will affect the quality of your work, your health, and the people around you.

In this post, I share with you my experience on how I managed to avoid those problems and keep a healthy work and life balance.

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