I wrote recently about why the “CEO mindset” is the secret to successful freelancing.
Those who develop robust, sustainable, and lucrative freelance careers invariably have made the transition to embracing the idea that they fully in charge of their own business.
The best way to fail or languish in a freelance career is to wait around for someone else to tell you what to do.
Here’s a little infographic illustrating the contrast between these two viewpoints. Hang this up by your desk to remind yourself that being the boss means acting like the boss: Take responsibility and control.