Why you should take a day off work.

Why you should take a day off work.

Unless you’re David Goggins, chances are, you’d benefit from a day or two of rest. Most of us aren’t as finely-tuned in as he is. Many of us don’t have a body that can tolerate that kind of stress. I loved reading about David Goggins, but...
Embracing the pivot.

Embracing the pivot.

I don’t think there’s a business owner, or freelancer, out there that would tell you that everything they did when they first started out, is the same stuff they’re doing today. Here’s my story… I went out on my own in January 2021,...
How to find freelance work from home gigs in Canada.

How to find freelance work from home gigs in Canada.

(Originally published on Feb. 4, 2021. I recently updated this article with more info, including looking for work on Twitter!) Here in Canada, it sometimes feels like we have fewer options for work from home jobs compared to our American counterparts. Thing is though,...
How to setup different streams of income.

How to setup different streams of income.

We’re living at this strange time when $130,000 a year is considered ‘middle class’, and it’s not enough to just have a full-time job, or several part-time jobs anymore. I’ve always been a fan of having several sources of income, so here...
Tips for success for remote freelancers

Tips for success for remote freelancers

A lot of freelancers today would be wise to expand their offerings beyond their local communities. Today’s technology enables you to offer your products and services to a whole new group of customers. Thing is, working remotely can be complicated if you’re...
Have a lawyer review your contract.

Have a lawyer review your contract.

Whether you’re using a contract for your business, or you’ve got an offer on the table, you should always have a lawyer review your contract. Why? Because it’s a legally binding document, and paying an expert to look at it will could save you a lot...