The 17 Benefits I Enjoy Being A Freelancer!

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I have been a freelancer since 2011. Here are some of the the benefits of a Freelancer lifestyle.

  1. TOTAL FREEDOM!
    Total Freedom to take on any job or assignment
  2. HOW LONG?
    You choose the hours of work
  3. WHEN?
    You can choose what time of the day you wish to work
  4. WHO?
    You choose your which customer you wish to work with
  5. TOTAL CONTROL!
    You have 100% total control on Creativity, Customization & Clients (You can choose high net-worth but few or low net-worth but many)
  6. “Sir…May I”….NO MORE!
    You do not need to take permission or approval from anyone for anything — from going home early, to taking a break to trying something new
  7. ANYWHERE!
    You can work from any place you wish — Home, Cafe, Restaurant or even while enjoying a trip in the Maldives.
  8. THE LUCK FACTOR!
    If you are lucky with a good deal or a high paying client — you can take a long extended holiday
  9. GOODBYE OFFICE POLITICS!
    You do not have to bother what anyone thinks, you don’t have to please anyone and you don’t have to hang around people you do not like.
  10. I’M CEO, BITCH!
    Imagine the freedom of sitting in your shorts, while munching on a pizza, listening to AC/DC, having your online game on your ipad at the side while doing your work online — guess what — no one will tell you anything.
  11. NO MORE INCONVENIENCE!
    The Inconvenience — You don’t have to destroy your sleep by waking up early in the morning, dressing up in that silly stuffy suit & tie, driving down all the way into the bumper-to-bumper morning traffic and crashing your stressed out body on to that plastic chair next to a dead plastic desk — that too day after day after day…..You can wake up every morning to the comfort of your house! Plus it saves time & effort :) Oh…and did I mention few extra hours of sleep & spending time with your family?
  12. YOUR BRAND GROWS!
    Your work follows you where ever you go & it belongs to you — unlike working for a corporate company where when you resign or leave, you have to start from scratch and prove yourself from scratch
  13. UNLIMITED EARNINGS
    You can earn as much as you like — unlike being an employee where your income is fixed irrespective how much or how hard you work (that is except in sales where people work for commissions)
  14. ASKING OTHERS VERSUS BEING ASKED
    People get in touch with me for my service. I don’t have to go and ask (or beg) for other people’s business.
  15. RESPECT
    I get respected as an Industry Expert and as a Professional.That means a lot to me.
  16. PERSONAL BRAND
    People remember my name “Loy Machedo”. It may not be a big thing. But as a Personal Brand and as someone who wants to leave a small legacy — it means a lot to me.
  17. PURPOSE, PASSION & PLEASURE = PRICELESS
    Believe me when I say this — there is no greater pleasure and no greater purpose in life than when you know you are getting paid for doing what you are passionate about! What I do today — blogging, vlogging, communicating — I did it when there was no money involved and I did it for free. Today the best part is — I get paid to do what I love. What greater happiness is there to life? Everyday I wake up with a sense of excitement and joy I cannot explain. And this to me — is priceless!

Loy Machedo

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