Freelancing has been a blessing for many people for the flexibility and the added income it offers. But the idea of being one’s own boss to rely on can also be scary and frightening to some.
So for today’s Q&A, what scares you the most about freelancing?
Personally, what scares me the most is not establishing a stable flow of work every month. Since freelancers work on a contractual basis, they are not tied permanently to their clients.
Once the project is done, it’s done.
Second to this is when a client decides to cut the project prematurely and only a portion of the agreed project price is paid. Most freelancing experts would suggest a severance fee whenever this happens, but the time spent planning the project and the effort given to bring the project to life are wasted nonetheless.
Let’s hear from you now. What scares you the most about freelancing?