According to Forbes, freelancers make up 34% of the workforce, and this percentage is expected to increase in the coming years.
If you’re one of those people, kudos to you! Freelancing and side hustles allow you to explore new skills, meet new people, and work with your natural skills. And while taking on a side hustle is exciting, it is time-consuming and makes you more susceptible to burnout.
That means not giving in to holiday and after-holiday deals!
Ahh, the delicious lure to buy the newest phone, tablet, or computer that’s on sale. You’re in love with the idea of owning the newest design.
The longer you stay in this bliss, the more likely you are to buy. But, if you’re trying to save money to pay off debt and struggling to save a money, the holiday sales can be a wicked curse. Like Hansel and Gretel attracted to that sugar-laden siding.
Let go of the holiday sales, you could stand to spend a few more months or even years with your old devices. Read on to see what you can to do to extend the life of your phone, tablet, or computer.
Lately, I don’t know what it is. The holidays, the cold air or constant craving for sweets and a nap but I’ve been feeling less motivated to manage my freelancing business this season.
I can’t be the only one that feels like this.
I want to change directions in 2017. I find the whole process of blogging to be tedious and time-consuming. Deep down I know blogging wasn’t supposed to be this way. I also think that social media has become something like a jealous boyfriend who makes you feel guilty for not being there constantly to respond to every tweet and comment.