What Makes A Powerful Workforce?

Sponsored Post It is every entrepreneur’s vision to create a workforce that works well and creates results that go above and beyond expectations. A strong business backbone is the secret to success and will allow you to stand out amongst competitors and achieve more than you could ever have imagined. This infographic introduces the idea[…]

‘Tis the Season: Tax Prep for U.S. Freelancers

Actual masochists excepted, I’m pretty sure that not many people like tax season. But freelancers and other self-employed people have good reason to like it even less than their W-2-employed, cubicle-dwelling neighbors. That’s because we’re taxed completely differently. For one thing, we’re taxed on our net income – that is, our gross income minus our business[…]

Achieve Freelancing Nirvana With These Tips from Invoice2Go [Infographic]

It’s no secret that we here at Digital Inkwell are pretty stoked about freelancing. We love everything about freelancing. And why not? After all, it’s an excellent way to be your own boss and enjoy all the benefits of self-employment, without the stress of managing stuff like inventory and payroll! You can work from home,[…]

The Top 6 Nerds You Should Know and What You Can Learn From Them About Business

There are lessons we can learn from successful nerds. After all, they’re successful because they’re doing something right. For nerds it’s more than fame – it’s business practices that stem from their passions. In this article I want to take a look at some important nerds and see just what we can learn from them[…]

2 Essential Things You MUST HAVE to Launch a Freelance Writing Business

Getting a freelance writing business off the ground can be all-consuming. There are a lot of things you need to account for like building a portfolio of solid clips, sending out applications to freelance gigs, and maintaining a blog. You have to spend time doing your own accounting and marketing, your taxes and client research.[…]

The Cost of Starting a Freelance Writing Business

Freelance writing has one of the lowest startup costs of any professional-level business, and still has a high ROI. You can start slow and small and work at another job while building your business, or jump all the way in as a full-time freelance writer. Before you make a decision though, it’s a good idea[…]

7 Awesome Reasons Your Company Needs Case Studies Right Now

I’ve read a lot of writing blogs, people. And on those blogs, there’s information about writing all sorts of things from blog posts to web content to business plans. But you know what I don’t see get a lot of coverage? Case studies. And I can’t figure out why. I mean, these are a marketing[…]

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5 Ways to Build Respect for Your Freelance Business

Most freelancers work from home, which provides a lot of convenience. Those who don’t live the freelance life think we just sit around doing nothing all day. This can be incredibly frustrating when you’re trying to convey yourself as a true professional. Snide, snarky comments are uttered in our presence often, like: So, you’re freelancer,[…]