By lynda.com | Wednesday, January 29, 2014
In 2014, learn how to make the most of your freelancing business. Whether you need to go mobile or want to learn the best way to estimate a project, there’s always room for improvement—and inspiration.
1. Expand your network.
How do you get past social anxiety when you need to network? Try these tips to make networking second nature.
2. Improve client communication.
Listen more than you talk when interacting with a client—you’ll find out how formal or familiar your interactions should be.
3. Become a mobile worker.
What do you really need to create a mobile offifce? You might be surprised to find out what the true essentials are.
4. Forecast the project.
Break down your projects into phases, plan for contingencies, and review each project after you finish it.
5. Do just enough to succeed.
Complete small projects by doing exactly what’s required—no more, no less. Always keep the scope in mind.
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