Freelancer Tips

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Seven ways to eat healthy no matter how busy you are

Healthy eating may seem like a daunting task when you’re always on the go, but it’s easier than you think. Follow these seven tips on how to develop and maintain healthy habits no matter how busy your days (or nights) may be.

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How Steve Dotto uses Wave to increase productivity

More often than not, accounting is one of the biggest pain points for entrepreneurs and small business owners. Learn how tech expert Steve Dotto uses Wave’s invoicing tool for his business in this informative video.

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Aiden Durham answers: What’s the right way to pay yourself?

At Wave, we get asked a lot how to pay yourself when you’re self-employed. This video from Aiden Durham, Denver-based attorney at 180 Law Co. will help you finally understand the best way to pay yourself depending on the type of business you’re running.

Five tips for conquering cash flow struggles when you’re self-employed

Keeping your cash flow under control can be really challenging, but it’s one of the biggest factors in running a successful—and sustainable—business. Karen Richardson, Money Coach at Money Coaches Canada, shares tips on how to avoid common pitfalls.

SEO for your blog

Running a blog takes a lot of time and effort, so you want to make sure you’re putting it to work for your business. One of the most important things you can do to monetize your blogging efforts is to optimize your content for SEO—and here’s exactly how to do it.

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10 mistakes writers make on social media

Cultivating a strong social media presence has a lot of value for freelance writers, from sourcing new clients to showcasing work to engaging with other writers. This article shares tips on how to use these channels to your advantage as a freelancer, and some common mistakes to avoid.

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The advantages of working somewhere other than your couch (and ideas to get you started)

One of the perks of being your own boss is you have the flexibility to choose where you work. That being said, working from home isn’t always effective. In this article we cover other places you can work and why they’ll help you be more successful.

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How to set your contractor up for success with a killer brief (and how to write one)

Looking for a simplified way to get you, your contractor and client on the same page? Here’s a guide to building a comprehensive brief that will set your contractor up for success.

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Building an onboarding process for your new employee or contractor

Hiring your first employee or contractor is a big milestone—you’re busy and successful enough to need help! Here’s a guide to building a seamless onboarding process that will set your new hire up for success.