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Why do I even bother giving free career advice to people who don’t listen? Feeling the frustration of it all.

So.. I have a colleague whom I worked with a while ago, about 4 or so years ago. We kept in touch, and she kept […]

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Updated 2019: How much I have saved and earned over the lifetime of my career

YEARS WORKED: 58% of my Career I feel old now. 14 years? FOURTEEN? That’s the age of one of my nephews… O_o I also calculated […]

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My salary over the years

In detail: Age 23: $65,000 This was my first job out of school. I was offered $50,000 initially, counselled by the interviewing partner to “not […]

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Ask Sherry: How much do you make from the blog and from freelancing?

You asked, and I am answering every Friday once I have enough questions! You can ask any question using the form here. Sherry, how much […]

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Why freelancers fail and what to do about it

Over the years, I have been approached a number of times by people who want to become freelancers. Mostly men, in my field, but one […]

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The attitude I have when it comes to contracts: You need me, I don’t need you

So I get a message about an urgent request to start next week to work remotely for a month for some contract, and the recruiter […]

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How to start freelancing: Part Two – Negotiating a Contract

All of my posts on this subject will be under: How to become a freelancer Now that you have a contract, CONGRATULATIONS! If you don’t […]

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How to work productively at home (freelancers)

It can be tricky as an entrepreneur when you’re working at home, to actually WORK when you’re at home. In my line of work, remote […]

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Inside a Freelancer’s Brain when Planning for Money and Budgeting

Freelancers don’t work like employees in the sense that our jobs are very unstable, but the risk that we take, means we can reap a […]

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Week of Money: Time to start saying ‘No’

DAY ONE ??:?? — I wake up and am excited because I am dropping Little Bun off and having the day to myself. 6:30 a.m. — Little […]

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How to become a freelancer and your own boss

Briefly speaking, you have to have three things in order…

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