Archive for May, 2009

5 type of clients you’ll come across as a freelancer

There are infinitely differently people out in the world which makes it obvious that you’ll come across different kinds of clients. Each new client is definitely going to be different than all the previous ones and each experience is also going to be different. Some are going to be good, others bad. Some will know what exactly they need, others will not. Some will be very tech savvy, others not. Some will be very appreciative and encouraging, others not. And the list is never ending.

Below are the 5 very common types of clients that you’ll come across and more about them.

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May 23, 2009 at 10:43 pm 1 comment

5 disadvantages of working as a freelancer

Its been almost a year since I started working as a full time freelancer. I have done a lot of new and exciting things in this period and this has been the most challenging phase too. Working as a full time freelancer has its own advantages and disadvantages. While I worte about the advantages here, its time I wirte about the flip side too.

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