How to defend your time as a freelancer


When you switch from your 9-5 to full-time freelancer, you may have the impression that you’ll have so much more time to work and get things done – I know I did.

A few days or weeks in, the hard truth sets in when you realize that time will not suddenly become infinite now that you’ve started a flexible career as a freelancer.

Time is a very important asset that many of us often crave more of. When it comes to freelancing, time is everything because if you don’t have time to complete all your work, you don’t get paid.

This is why it’s best to actively defend your time as a freelancer from anything and everything that could throw you off track. Here are 4 tips and strategies to keep in mind if you feel like you never have enough time in the day and don’t want to be stuck working 24/7.