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How to Quit Your Day Job in Just 3 Months: Case Study

You really like the idea of quitting your day job… but you’re not sure exactly how to make it HAPPEN. How will you ensure you have enough money…

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Freelancer Case Studies: What These Two Freelancers Did To Start & Grow Their Businesses

I’m excited to share with you TWO freelancer case studies featuring Set Yourself Up For Freelancing Success students today! The first is a brand-new case study, and the…

5 reasons why you should start your business BEFORE you escape the 9 to 5

If you want to escape the 9 to 5 life and start your own home-based business, there are two big foundational things you need to do:  1) Set…

Why you NEED a Business Bestie

If there are only 3 things I have learned over my 8 years as a small business owner, it would be this:  No one will ever care about…

Are You Ready to Quit Your 9 to 5 Job?

Not sure if you’re ready to quit your 9 to 5 job? Let’s find out!  For each of the following questions, answer YES or NO. Keep track of…

What Should I Do If I Quit My Job Without Planning Ahead?

So you’ve decided to start a freelance business… but you’re completely overwhelmed with where to actually begin. Maybe your latest contract just wrapped up, and you’ve suddenly realized…

Case Study: Full-time Freelancer in Just 6 Months

Wondering if the 7-week Set Yourself Up For Freelancing Success e-course is right for you? It is an AWESOME online program that will help you if you have…

4 Tips for Creating Your Plan of Action When Preparing to Work From Home Full-Time

Since the Goodbye 9 to 5 live masterclass takes place in just 3 weeks (yay!), I thought I’d share with you a sneak preview of what you’ll get…

My Freelancing Story: The 6-Year Journey to Success

Get the FREE 7-day e-course for new freelancers I didn’t always know I wanted to be a small business owner. In fact, 10 years ago I never would…

So you want to work from home full-time… now what?

Working from home is one of my most favorite of things! It’s not for everybody, but if it’s right for YOU, it can be an absolutely amazing experience….

Five Things I DO Miss about Working in an Office

I’ve talked about what I don’t miss about working in an office environment with coworkers… but that doesn’t mean it’s all roses and sunshine as a freelancer! Here…

Three More Things I Don’t Miss About Working in an Office

To follow up on last week’s article… three more things I don’t miss about working in an office!  Being a freelancer or small business owner is NOT for…

Top Four Things I Don’t Miss About Working in an Office with Coworkers

I admit it: after close to a year of being a full-time freelancer and home-based small business owner, sometimes, I start to get restless. Some days, I wish…

The #1 Thing You Need to Know about Being a Home-Based Business Owner

And the #1 thing you need to know about being a home-based business owner is… Figure out what works best for you, right now. There are so many…

Frequently Asked Questions About the #Freelancelife: Part Two

Read FAQ About the Freelance Life: Part One by clicking here! The below are some of the questions that inevitably arise during conversation with non-freelancers. I love getting…