"This book is full of down-to-earth, practical advice and it's presented in a positive and encouraging way. I couldn't have read this book at a better time. My husband was just laid off after fourteen years in local television. He's talked for a long time about becoming a freelance photographer and now he has the opportunity, along with the great information in this book, to make this dream a reality. What a great book!" - Pandora Spocks
"....written in very clear, deliberate language. It is a quick, informative read and a great place to start if you are looking to get into freelancing. There are many articles online about freelancing, but like anything one gets for free, they have to be taken with a grain of salt. Lancaster has taken the time to put together a quality product here, and it is the first place I will steer friends looking to get into freelancing work." - DC Book Reviews
"It had the feel of good, solid advice offered over a steaming cup at a coffee shop by an honest friend who has made the journey into freelancing on her own and learned many important lessons along the way." - Stephanie
"It reviews the basic stepping stones to ensuring that you can position yourself to find the right clients and earn the right fee. You will review the tools you need and the skills required as well as where to start seeking out clients. The author also shares nuggets of "learn from my mistakes" that every freelancer needs to understand." - Nanette
From the Author
The loss of income was painful, with bills and mortgages to pay. Good thing, I have laid out the foundation of a freelancing career when I started writing for a freelancing site after my mom passed away. The income was small in the beginning as I felt my way around the industry. Debts piled up. I was desperate to recover from my financial slump. I researched and learned and acquired new skills - more than 10 hours every day.
But that's all history now. As a top rated freelancer with regular clients, and with my author services site, The Book Khaleesi, I've managed to surpass my previous income. I'm still stressed, but in my pajamas, in the comforts of home...
This book is a short guide for everyone who wants to earn as a freelancer online. Skip the disappointments and heartaches I went through along the way, and go straight into profitability - with realistic expectations, knowing what to avoid and what to focus on. Acquire the right mindset for success.
Can you earn a decent living by freelancing? Absolutely. But, it all depends on you.
Read. Learn. Earn.