How to Stay Productive as a Freelancer

Updated: Oct 11, 2019

Whether you're a freelance editor, writer, or photographer, there are certain challenges that come with working for yourself. All of the major responsibilities of running a business now fall on your shoulders—marketing, advertising, bookkeeping, customer service, etc. With all of these roles weighing on you, in addition to the freedom and flexibility of creating your own schedule, it's incredibly easy to become distracted and feel like you have all the time in the world to complete tasks. In reality, your work still has deadlines, and you're still expected to perform at a certain level. So, I've compiled a few tips that will help you stay productive when perhaps all you want to do is lounge in bed.