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Here is a brief work from home roadmap you should consider starting your own freelance business while still working full time:
1. Define Your Goals
You need to decide what you actually want to accomplish and why you wanted to do freelancing even if you are working full time. If one of your ultimate goals is to make enough money to support yourself then figure out how much you are going for and how many projects you can accommodate in a month. It is best that you should be able to track your projects and schedule your time.
2. Find a profitable niche and Identify your Target Market
Determine and assess which niche you are going to be able to stand out and do work better. In freelancing, you are actively taking part in an industry where clients value quality over price.
3. Build Your Own Website and Showcase your Portfolio
You should get organized and show off your skills and abilities. You need to prepare your portfolio as your weapon to convince your clients why they should hire you. Start going through your previous works and choose those you think would best represent the skills you are offering. Your own website helps promote your professional image online.
4. Market yourself as well as the skills and services you can provide
Learn how to pitch yourself. Make a strong impression and introduction that shows you know what you are doing and you are great at what you do. Know your strengths and sell them. Your work samples and past works are your visual representations of experience.
5. Be a networker, not a loner
Meet other freelancers and get advice about how the freelancing industry works.
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