Freelancing is on the Rise

Freelancing is on the rise… and don’t we know it!

Every business in today’s economic climate needs specialist skills. But, at the same time they don’t want or need to hire full time specialist teams. Business owners are looking at freelancers for their knowledge and expertise and that is the major reason why freelancing is on the rise.

Skills and experience are the key to business growth, the need for the kudos of corner office with embossed door plaques is gone.

Business owners want their business to be successful ~ that’s a given. They want the ability to compete with the business giants, without the major over-heads. With today’s cloud technology they could be operating a global enterprise from their home office. Supported by an expert virtual team, working from their home offices. 

Savvy small business owners are hiring freelancers, that is why freelancing is taking a major upward turn. No matter how quiet or busy a business is. With freelancers on board they can adapt, thus, keeping overheads to a minimum. This economy benefits both the freelancer and the businesses they are working for.

If you’ve been toying with the idea of freelancing yourself take a look at this infographic from Invoice2go which I have contributed to.

It’s packed with tips from successful freelancers. For those who are interested in taking the leap into self-employment and becoming freelancers.

freelancing tips

Invoice2go also provide a FREE invoice template, which ensures you get paid for your freelancing work and you can get it here: Invoice Template

If you’re new to freelancing and need support with your back office tasks ~ the bread and butter work which takes you away from your money making business then drop me an email, I’m here to help with expert administrative and social media marketing support.

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Karina Bailey

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Written by Karina Bailey

Karina is the real person behind the Virtual Assistant. I support local small business owners, helping to relieve their admin stress and concentrate on their core business. When not at my desk working I can be found in graveyards, researching my family history. Dancing the Salsa and listening to local bands.