Category Archives for "Income"

23 months + 14 clients = $100k (working part-time)

How I earned my first $100k working part-time I’m pretty curious, and one of my favorite things to learn about is people’s work–especially successful people. I’m particularly interested in how successful people started out, since that’s typically the most difficult part of the journey. After all, when you start a business, you don’t have a […]

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How to set your rate (free download)

Hourly consulting rate

You’ve seen a zillion articles that agonize over complicated hourly consulting rate calculations written by people who charge middle-of-the-road prices (the same people who are either afraid to or don’t know how to compete at the top of their market). If you want to charge mediocre rates, look elsewhere. If you choose to keep reading, […]

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Value what you provide

When you start consulting, it can be easy to devalue the service you provide.  Even as you become a more seasoned consultant, devaluing your services can creep into your projects and practices, so it pays (literally) to guard against it. When you start a consulting business, your first priority is to get clients–and, of course, […]

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