Tag: ohmywork

Looking for Advice? Be Picky

Yes, even when considering mine. The thing about wanting to work from home or for yourself in any capacity – actually, the thing about ANY thing you might be searching for advice on… is that there is A LOT of advice out there. And…

Focusing on Control

One of the biggest challenges working gig-to-gig is feeling that I don’t control my work or income.  I can’t force students to book a certain number of classes just because that number would equal out to my ideal income.  I can’t always make jobs…

The Gig Economy & You: How to Start Working for Yourself

So you’ve decided that you’d love to let go of the 9-5 and make it on your own, doing work that you’re connected to. But how? The moment I realized this is what I wanted felt great, and the moment right after I was…

The Value of Goals

When you work for yourself, chances are there aren’t a lot of opportunities for promotion. Or there are, but they look a lot different than your traditional corporate promotion and they don’t always serve as the most accurate markers of success and development. For…

Self Care in the Gig Economy

If your boss offered you more money, would you be like “nah, I need to stay home and not make money that day…” ? Yeah, I didn’t think so. But what if you are your own boss? This is the self care challenge I’ve…

Find your Hustle: Living life Gig to Gig

The gig economy is about saying “Hey, I have this skill or service I can offer for a fee.” And then offering it to a range of different clients. There’s not a lot of emphasis on consistency.