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If a “make 6-figures living the laptop lifestyle?” YouTube ad plays in a forest and no one is around to hear it… does it make a sound?

Who knows. Anyway…

There’s something to be said for “don’t overthink it — just go freelance now. You’ll figure the rest out as you go.”


It’s just that figuring the rest out can drag on. There are many pitfalls for first-time freelancers to sleepwalk into. So let’s get into them…

1. Not knowing what “success” looks like

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I’m guessing you became your own boss for more freedom, creative fulfilment, money, and to provide clients with as much value as possible — right? …


Will Lyth

Conversion Copywriter for online educators – based by the seaside in Brighton & Hove, UK. www.williamlythcopywriter.com.

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