Many people are attracted to the freelance lifestyle, and with good reason, present company included. The trick is to make the shift to your freelance business if you have a current day job.
Sure, you can jump right in and take the plunge.
But after the splash, you could struggle to stay afloat financially. Not the best business model if you have a mortgage, car payments every month, and kiddos to deal with every day. And while the “fake-it-till-you-make-it” strategy does work for a few people, it certainly doesn’t work for everyone.
My time in the trades has taught me that without a blueprint or plan to follow, the result will not be anything near what you originally envisioned. You could quickly end up with a chicken coop instead of that stately mansion you desire.
I didn’t want to end up working from a chicken coop myself, so I created a freelance business plan to become a full-time freelance copywriter. And today, I would like to share it with you!