Five Questions To Ask Yourself Before You Start Your Freelance Career

Just to make sure this is the path you should follow

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It seems like being a freelance writer or another creative profession is the goal everyone wants to reach. But let’s be fair: not everyone is cut out for the freelance business. It should suit you.




Why should you start your own business? How do you find your story? And most of all: how do you stay sane when you’re working alone?

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Ingelise de Vries

Ingelise de Vries

Always looking for a great story. Journalist and writer living in The Netherlands. On freelance work, creativity, and writing. Not writing a book.

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