Looking Back on #FREECON 2017

#FREECON17 was by far the most interactive and engaging event to date … but the best surprise for us was the amount of people we met that came in from other states and countries! Yep, 60% of attendees for 2017 came to Austin from across the country as well as...

Building Your Tribe

Host Josh Hoffman talks with Emily Leach, who founded the Texas Freelance Association in 2015 as the first statewide association of freelance workers in the USA. The inspiration for that project came out of the launch of The Freelance Conference in 2014, which is now...

The State of Freelancing in 2017

More than 55 million Americans are freelancers — a full 35 percent of our workforce, according to the 2016 Freelancing in America report. And contrary to enduring myths, it’s not because “they can’t find a job” — it’s a conscious choice based on freedom and...

Freelance Burnout: My Give-A-Damn Broke

I swear I had it just the other day. I could feel it, at least I think I did. Have you heard this line of thought going through your head over-and-over again? Maybe even to the point in which you feel like you’re going crazy. From my experience, if you...