When The Scope Of Work Changes

Nearly every freelancer has been there: You’re working on a project for a client, and over time the client wants do so… something very different from what you originally signed for. Yup, it’s “Scope Creep.” Or “Project Creep,” if you prefer, and it’s one of...

Five Mother’s Day Entrepreneurial Lessons

When I was growing up, my mother and I would talk all night long over coffee and pastries at the kitchen table. We would have great conversations about life and dreams. Years later when I started our company, my mother would wake up at 6am...

Mistakes For Entrepreneurs To Avoid

Watch your cash flow, be careful when it comes to taxes, avoid negative PR, and have a smooth transition plan into the small business world. The good people at Fiverr have solid advice on the most important things for entrepreneurs to avoid. (Image via Wikimedia)

Xero: Accounting Software For The Self-Employed

One of the toughest parts of self-employment is keeping track of bills, payments, invoicing and expenses. That's why we're so happy Xero exists. Xero is, by our estimation, an amazing way to handle accounting and bookkeeping for your self-employed business. Almost Millions suggests that you work...

When Mechanical Turkers Organize

Amazon’s Mechanical Turk marketplace is one of the easiest places on the web to make a few bucks. Now Mechanical Turk users are working with each other.

Reddit For Freelancers & Small Businesses: A Guide

Reddit is one of the internet’s most popular destinations, and with good reason. The news aggregation, content sharing, and message board site has millions of daily users discussing everything from science to cool pictures. It’s also one of the best resources around if you’re a...